Posts tagged “conference”
April 3, 2011March 30-April 3, 2011, Ina May Gaskin will be attending Midwifery Today Conference, participating in several lectures and classes. She will also be promoting her book Birth Matters: How What We Don’t Know About Nature, Bodies, and Surgery Can Hurt Us. Ina May Gaskin has gained international notoriety for promoting natural birth. She is a much-beloved leader of a movement that seeks to stop the hyper-medicalization of birth—which has lead to nearly a third of hospital births in America to be cesarean sections—and renew confidence in a woman’s natural ability to birth. Location: Hilton Eugene and Conference Center, 66 E. 6th Avenue Eugene, OR 97401. For more information or to register for the event go to http://www.midwiferytoday.com/conferences/Eugene2011/.
July 23, 2010July 25, 2010 at 7:30-8:30AM, David Swanson will be an Accountability and Justice table leader at the Progressive Democrats of America Grassroots Leadership Conference. He will discuss how organization teams and action groups can be more effective. Topics include developing an action plan, action alerts, campaigns, Issue Organizing Team web pages, building alliances and coalitions, and effective strategies for participation. The conference starts Friday, July 23, and runs through Sunday, July 25. Location: Sheraton Cleveland Airport Hotel, 5300 Riverside Drive, Cleveland, OH 44135.
April 9, 2010
From the 2009 TEDGlobal conference in Oxford, here’s Loretta Napleoni on the intricate connections between Terrorism and the Economy:
Derrick Jensen and Aric McBay, authors of What We Leave Behind, at the Rowe Camp and Conference Center
March 13, 2009
March 13-15 at the Rowe Camp and Conference Center, with Lierre Keith. For more information or to register, please look at the Rowe website here: http://www.rowecenter.org/schedule/current/20090313_DerrickJensen&Co.html.