>Date: Mon, 12 Jun 2000 16:03:00 -0400
>From: Center for Campus Organizing <email@example.com>
>Subject: Student Activism Survey from the Center for Campus Organizing
>At the Center for Campus Organizing we are compiling a report on
>progressive student activism in the 1999-2000 school year. We are a non-
>profit organization dedicated to helping progressive campus activists and
>creating alternative media.
>This is a chance for you to shine and tell us the great work you helped
>organize on your college campus! We would be thrilled to hear your
>responses. Go ahead and brag for a minute.
>We are interested in creating a quantitative list of all radical actions on
>social justice issues that took place at colleges and universities across
>the country. This list, once it is incorporated into an article in
>Infusion, the Center for Campus Organizing's national magazine will enable
>us to provide hard facts about the vast number of actions and issues of the
>student movement. We will be able to make our presence known. By
>publishing the number of actions that took place on particular issues the
>media will be forced to recognize the student movement's force in numbers.
>Thank you so much for your time!
>Please forward this to other campus activists.
>Reply to firstname.lastname@example.org with Re: Student Activism Survey from the Center for
>Campus Organizing in the subject field.
>1. What was the best action organized on your campus last year (99-00)?
>2. Why was this action organized?
>3. What issue was organized around the most on your campus?
>4. How many actions were organized in total?
>5. What tactics were used in campaigns on your campus? How often was each
> letter writing
> education campaigns
> What kind of education? leaflets, teach-ins, etc.
> public forums
> guerrilla theater
> If guerrilla theater was used, what did you do?
> cross-campus networks
> What networks/organizations?
> building occupations
> hunger strikes
> attending a large demonstration in another area (WTO, SOA, etc.)
> How many people from your campus attended?
> participation in a national day of action (Which?)
> Other (Please explain)
>6. What are the activist groups on your campus?
>7. Did students organize most around issues that effected them directly
>(access, curriculum, rape on campus, etc.), or on their school
>(investments, procurement, etc.) or in solidarity with other oppressed
>groups (labor solidarity, School of the Americas, etc.)?
>8. Were women the primary organizers of any campaigns or actions? If so,
>9. Did women participate equally with men in campaigns or actions? Were
>these just the actions/campaigns that women had primarily organized?
>10. Were people of color the primary organizers of any campaigns or
>actions? If so, which campaigns?
>11. Did people of color participate equally with white people in campaigns
>and actions? Were these just the actions/campaigns that people of color
>12. Were queers the primary organizers of any campaigns or actions? If
>13. Did queers participate equally with straight people in campaigns and
>actions? Were these just the actions/campaigns that queers primarily
>14. Do you think there is a coherent student movement?
>15. Is a coherent student movement necessary for social change? If so,
>what needs to happen to make the student movement more coherent?
>16. What direction do you think student activists and the student movement
>is going in terms of issues, analysis, strategies and tactics?
>17. Do you think race, class, gender and sexuality are being adequately
>addressed in the anti-globalization activism that students are purported to
>be leading? If not, what needs to change?
>18. Do you receive Infusion (Center for Campus Organizing magazine for
>progressive campus activists)?
>Would you like to?
>The following is only for confirmation purposes and will not be shared.
>(City, State, Zip Code and Country)
>Where did you get this survey? (which email list, etc.)
>Center for Campus Organizing
>165 Friend Street, #1 Boston, MA 02114
>Tel. (617) 725-2886 Fax. (617) 725-2873
>email@example.com *** http://www.cco.org
>"Building Progressive Organizing on College Campuses"
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