Work for Social Justice

Are you passionate about working for social justice? Here are three ways to put your passion into action this semester: (Please note approaching deadlines for various applications!)

  1. Crash Course in Community Organizing – this Sunday, September 9 from 12:30-5 PM in Mandeville 123 | If you are interested in working for social justice in Philadelphia, join Power U, a network of students from SJU, Cabrini, Villanova, and LaSalle, working in collaboration with a Philadelphia and faith based group, Power. Sign up for Sunday’s crash course by filling out this brief form by Friday, September 7.
  2. Hawks for Just Employment – Join a student organization that strives to advocate for workers’ rights, living wages, and safe working conditions for workers on campus, all rooted in the Just Employment Policy. Contact student leader Stephanie Mignogna at sm642062@sju.edufor more info.
  3. Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice – November 3-5 in Washington, DC | This annual gathering for members of the Ignatian family is a powerful opportunity to learn, reflect, pray, network and advocate together, all within the context of social justice and solidarity. Apply for SJU’s delegation (25 spots available) by September 13 at 5 PM. Be sure to fill out the Application to apply.