Study in Action//Conférence//Études en action

Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 22:00 to Sunday, March 15, 2009 - 22:00

Study in Action is an undergraduate conference designed to link students and community activism. The conference is a space for undergraduate students to present research, develop greater knowledge of social and environmental issues and build ties with community organizations.  Organized by a collective of students through QPIRG Concordia, this year's conference is planned for March 12th-15th, 2009 on the theme of Resistance & Occupation.

Études en action est une initiative des étudiants et étudiantes de premier cycle visant à inciter les membres de la population étudiante à s’engager dans l’action communautaire. La conférence est un espace où les étudiants et étudiantes de premier cycle ont l’occasion de présenter leurs recherches, développer une meilleure connaissance des enjeux sociaux et environnementaux actuels et tisser des liens avec des organismes communautaires. Les ateliers animés par les organismes communautaires permettent aux étudiant(e)s d’établir des liens concrets entre la théorie universitaire et la pratique communautaire. Organisée par un collectif d’étudiants et étudiantes par l’intermédiaire du GRIPQ Concordia, la conférence est prévue du 12 au 15 mars 2009 et le théme de la conférebce sera: Résistance & occupation.

Concordia University
1455 de Maisonneuve Ouest 7th floor Hall Building
H3G 1M8 Montreal , QC
Canada
45° 29' 48.0192" N, 73° 34' 43.3704" W
Quebec CA
Elona Ritchie

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