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For 40 years NYPIRG (the New York Public Interest Research Group) has stood up to big oil & dirty coal, corrupt politicians, nuclear power, predatory lenders, corporate polluters & more! »>YOU CAN JOIN THE FIGHT!

Occupy the dance floor & party with a purpose at Purchase NYPIRG’s first-ever »>STUDENT ACTION RAVE!«<


///Keynote Speakers:

Kevin Stump 
»>NYPIRG’s Higher Education Coordinator

Kathleen Jordan
»>NYPIRG’s Board Chairperson


///DJs:

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Activism 101
Every Monday
10:00pm
WPSR

Tune in to WPSR every Monday at 10:00pm to get schooled in Activism 101, Purchase NYPIRG’s radio show!

The Syllabus:
»The History of Student Activism
«NYPIRG Campaign Updates
»Live Calls to Governor Cuomo
«Guest Activist Q&As
»NYPIRG Intern Weekly Spotlight
«Activist Theme Songs
»&&& SO MUCH MORE!


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There Comes a Time...

“There comes a time when the operation of the machine becomes so odious, makes you so sick at heart, that you can’t take part, you can’t even passively take part, and you’ve got to put your bodies upon the gears and upon the wheels, upon all the apparatus, and you’ve got to make it stop. And you’ve got to indicate to the people who run it, the people who own it, that unless you’re free the machine will be prevented from working at all.” —student-activist Mario Savio, December 3, 1964 

"New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) is educating the campus on the irregularities of higher education in New York State through a continuous campaign culminating into the Higher Education Action Day, on March 12."

 

Read the rest of the article here: http://2012.thepurchasebrick.com/irrational-rationality/

General Interest Meeting Tonight!

General Interest Meeting
Wednesday, September 28th
8PM
in the Red Room

We will go over our main projects for the upcoming semester as well as strategize ways for Purchase students to become activists in a world that needs more warriors of social justice. NYPIRG’s Board of Directors Chairperson, Kathleen Jordan, will be speaking.

We are:

& Non-profit
& Non-partisan
& Student-run
&&& Awesome

Our Issues:

& Environmental Protection
& Higher Education Affordability
& Hunger and Homelessness Outreach
& Consumer Protection
& Voter Mobilization
&&& Mass Transit

See you all there!

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