Farmworker Awareness Week
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FARMWORKER AWARENESS WEEK- FREE SPEECH WALL DISPLAY
March 25-31, 2019 | Teaching and Learning Center Foyer 1st Floor
BANDANA PROJECT *Sponsored by UI Women's Center
Campaign raising awareness of workplace sexual violence against farmworker women.
Monday, March 25, 2019 | Idaho Commons, Clearwater Rm | 11am-1pm
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Jose M. Hernandez, “From Migrant Farmworker to NASA Astronaut”
Our Farmworker Awareness Week signature event will feature Dr. José Moreno Hernández, an American engineer and former NASA astronaut. Hernández will share his inspiring journey-- from the fields to outer space.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019| Bruce M. Pitman Center, International Ballroom | 6pm
VOCES DEL CAMPO (VOICES FROM THE FIELD)
Support Farmworker Awareness Week by watching performances gathered from local migrant and seasonal farmworkers. Themes vary from surviving interpersonal violence to empowerment through comunidad.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 | Bruce M. Pitman Center, Vandal Ballroom | 6pm
NATIONAL CESAR E. CHAVEZ BLOOD DRIVE CHALLENGE
The National Cesar E. Chavez Blood Drive Challenge is a student-led health service learning initiative. UI CAMP will be hosting a one-day blood drive, sign up to help save a life today!
Friday, March 29, 2019 | TLC Foyer (TLC 143 Lounge) | 11:15am – 4:15pm
LONG SLEEVE SHIRT, HAT & GLOVE DRIVE
Collected items will be donated to help Idaho farmworkers protect themselves against the dangers of sun and pesticide exposure.
Drop off Locations: ASUI (Idaho Commons, 3rd Floor), CAMP (NAMEC), Campus Christian Center, Center for Volunteerism and Social Action (Idaho Commons, 3rd Floor), College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (Ag Sci 106 lobby), CLASS Office (Administration Building, 1st Floor), Counseling and Testing Center (Forney Hall), International Programs Office (LLC Building 3), Niccols Building, Office of Multicultural Affairs- Student Diversity Center (TLC 229), Student Recreation Center, and the Women’s Center (Mem Gym 109)
For more information please contact:
University of Idaho College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)
Address: 111 Perimeter Drive, MS 3030, Moscow, ID 11111-3030
Phone: (111) 111-5173 | Email: [email protected] | Web:
Sponsors: UI College Assistance Migrant Program, ASUI Cabinet, ASUI Student Activity Fee, CAMPOS, College of Agricultural & Life Science, College of Engineering, NASA idaho Space Grant Consortium, College of Science, Office of Equity & Diversity, Office of Multicultural Affairs & UI Women's Center
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