On campuses nationwide, thousands of students have returned from winter break with greater passion and determination to win. They are holding teach-ins, winning endorsements, rallying, and petitioning their Trustees with unparalleled momentum - and the national media is taking notice.
In the midst of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's visit to Middlebury College last weekend, student activists published a satirical press release to the student body claiming that Middlebury had divested its endowment from fossil fuels and war. A few days later, their "clean sheet" came out with the facts, and called on the student body to join in solidarity and support divestment.
Posted on March 23, 2011 Nicole Cairns, Online Deputy Director, Power Shift, Washington, DC
Can you believe Power Shift is just 23 days away? We can't either! You're probably starting to think about what you to pack, what you're going to talk about, and what kinds of things you'll be doing at Power Shift. The students from Middlebury College put together this helpful, and hilarious, video of what you should bring to Power Shift: