Student Activism on Campus: Opportunities for Learning and Engagement

with Khaled Ismail

About This Course

What role can student affairs administrators play in furthering student activists' learning and development?

ABOUT

What role can student affairs administrators play in furthering student activists' learning and development? This session will provide an overview of behavioral, developmental, and social-cognitive learning outcomes of participating in activism on a college campus, and examine the challenges faced by student affairs practitioners when engaging with student activists.

Participants will be able to...

Define what activism means to them
List at least 1 way in which activism plays a role in students' development
Outline challenges and/or barriers to engagement with student activists on campus
Describe the tension between functioning as an institutional agent and as an agent for social justice

Who Should Attend

This Live Briefing is useful for student affairs professionals who interact directly with students and student activists.