2020 Schedule

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 8:30 AM – 4 PM

Time What
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Registration opens
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM Welcome
10:00 – 10:45 AM Youth Keynote: “Moving the Dream Forward”
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Morning Workshop Session (see below for details)
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 1:50 PM Afternoon Workshop Session (see below for details)
1:00 PM -2:50 PM Afternoon Extended Workshop Session (see below for details)
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM Afternoon Workshop Session (see below for details)
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Closing

Announcing the many powerful workshops offered at this year’s conference. We are so looking forward to this day together!

Morning Sessions (11 AM – 11:50 AM)

Apartheid, from Israel to the United States

Conversations around Sex Positive Parenting in a Sex-Negative World

Ethnic Studies & The Bellingham Promise: A Community Forum

Honoring Cultural Knowledge: Teaching College Students who are not of the Majority ***JUST ADDED!***

Safe Space to Brave Space: Engaging in Justice-driven Collaboration

Teen Council Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation

The Criminalization, Exploitation and Disposal of Immigrants

Afternoon Sessions (1:00 PM – 1:50 PM)

Being comfortable with being uncomfortable

Disaster and Resilience in the Salish Sea

LGBTQ+ Youth 101: The Basics of LGBTQ+ Language and Identity

Music and Power: Intersectional Identities and Activism Through Music and Media

Speaking Up: Using Film to Document Youth Voices ***NEW TIME!***

Afternoon Sessions (2:00 PM – 2:50 PM)

Decriminalizing Sex Work: An Inclusive Community Discussion

Housing is a Human Right: Visualizing a Continuum of Housing Options

LGBTQ+ Youth 201: Next Level Skills for Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth

Women of Journeys – Finding Our Medicine

Afternoon Extended Sessions (1:00 PM – 2:50 PM)

Affinity Group Dialogue Sessions for High School Students

Lummi Peacemaking Circles – An Introduction

REACH 2.0 Training