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Young, Black & Green Environmental Justice Ice Cream Social
February 13, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hosted by the Stillman College Science Club and the Alabama Death Cycle of Coal Campaign:
Celebrating Black History Month & Environmental Justice Movements in the great State of Alabama! Join us for an afternoon of ice cream, pizza, music, dance, spoken word and hip hop all in the name of environmental justice and activism.
Where: Stinson Hall, Room 130, Stillman College, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Featuring an open mic session with slam poetry host XL the Poet! Are you an artist, singer, dancer, rapper? Got something to say? Want a live audience to perform in front of? Come prepared to get on the mic! Poetry, rhymes, songs, dance and instruments welcome!
Have fun, meet people from different campuses and learn about some current environmental justice struggles taking place in Alabama and how you can get involved and gain valuable life experiences!
Do you want to learn: How to conduct research? Mapping? Community organizing? Media production? Are you interested in getting an internship with a local environmental organization? FIND OUT MORE on these educational opportunities, how coal ash is affecting residents in Perry County plus what local environmental groups need YOU to do about the proposed Shepherd Bend Mine that would impact Birmingham’s drinking water!
More info on Facebook here.
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