Events, Involvement, and News

Things to Check Out

Rise Wisconsin (paid internship)

Intern at Rise to help get out the vote in Wisconsin. Interns use social media platforms to help get young Wisconsin voters prepared to vote this November.  For more information please email molly@risefree.org or fill out the application and check the box next to “Molly Kehoe.”

MBLGTACC in Spring 2021

Interested in honing your event planning skills? UW-Madison will host the MBLGTACC conference (the Midwest’s LGBTQIA conference for college students) in February 2021. The planning committee is meeting now and would welcome student involvement. Find more details on the MBLGTACC 2021 flyer.

Social Justice Hub

The Social Justice Hub is located in Union South. You can start your own issue-based action team, join a group already in progress, attend a workshop, and be a peer facilitator. This is a space where you can get involved in social justice work on campus.

 

Work with Queer Media Campaign

The “Queer We Are, Together We Heal” campaign brings together a coalition of queer organizations to promote health equity and facilitate community care mechanisms. The campaign seeks an undergraduate project assistant with a humanities or social sciences background. This position requires a commitment to social justice, an understanding of gender and sexual identity, and strong communication skills. The project assistant will earn a $600 stipend and have $2,000 in project funds. Direct questions to Aaron Fai (fai@wisc.edu).

Apply by sending a cover letter, resume, and transcript to applications@humanities.wisc.edu.

Applications are due August 24.

Work with Progressive Pipeline

Progressive Pipeline recruits college students who’ve lived the issues that matter and places them in paid fellowships on progressive campaigns. This fall, we’re partnering with the Working Families Party to launch a paid, full-time organizing fellowship. No political experience is required to apply — we offer training, coaching, mentorship, and everything you need to launch a career in politics.

Apply at progressive-pipeline.org/applynow or reach out to hello@progressive-pipeline.org with questions.

PPAWI Engage. Organize. Amplify. Summit

Join this two-day summit hosted by Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI. PPAWI volunteers and supporters will come together online to participate in trainings, workshops, and volunteer-led actions. Participants will gain the tools and knowledge they need to strengthen their communities. Register here.

August 8 – 9, 2020