Advocacy Day:

Don't 'Dis' Us!


What is Advocacy Day?

Advocacy Day is a chance for Social Work students to learn different ways to incorporate advocacy skills into their future careers, and introduce all students to areas of social justice of which they may want to become more familiar. The day begins with an opening performance and speech followed by break out workshops on specific movements. These workshops give students the opportunity to learn skills and insights to help integrate advocacy into their future. Students are encouraged become involved with these professional groups, movements, and other outreach programs focused on this area of social justice.

This year Advocacy Day will be held on April 10th, 2017 in the Student Activities Center, Ballroom A and B. The day will begin at 9 a.m. and end by 4 p.m.