2021 Student Advocacy Seminar

Join the External Affairs Board of the MIT GSC for a half day seminar teaching you everything you need to know to do federal advocacy as an undergraduate or graduate student!

Date: Thursday, April 8th, 3:00-7:00pm EDT

Questions? Contact us at gsc-eab@mit.edu

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Format

This seminar will take place virtually using a Zoom webinar. Sessions 1-3 will be recorded and uploaded to the External Affairs Board YouTube Channel after the event. Live captioning will be available for the Zoom webinar. 

Schedule

Session TopicTime
Session #1: Overview of the Federal Government
Speaker: Jack Reid
3:00-4:00pm EDT
Session #2: Advocacy Methods / Best Practices for Advocacy
Speaker: Divyansh Kaushik
4:00-4:45pm EDT
Break 4:45-5:00pm EDT
Session #3: Keynote
Speaker: Sarah Rovito
5:00-6:00pm EDT
Session #4: Staffer Panel
Panelists: Alexis Rudd, Ami Shah, Kristin Hook
Moderator: Benjamin Lane
6:00-7:00pm EDT
All sessions are hosted via the same Zoom webinar link.

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