Documents For: Education and Empowerment

Empowerment & Education–Occupy University Meeting 1-14-2012 Minutes

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Minutes: Occupy University, subgroup of Empowerment and Education (OWS) 1/13/12   Present: Pam, Natasha, Maria, Cheryl, Bob, Jason W, Reka, Karen, Katja, Miguel, David, Joe, Ingrid, Ben, Chris Cas, Zane, Darragh, Michael. Facilitator: Karen; Stack: Zane; Minutes: Darragh. Consensus: For March launch to have some event on Thurs March 1st to coincide with student actions, […]

Empowerment and Education-1/14/12 Meeting Minutes

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Minutes: Education and Empowerment Working Group of OWS Date: 1/14/12 In attendance: Luis, Michael, Ingrid, Pam, Karen, Chris C, Chris L, Joe, Sue, Maria, Dave, Jason, Zane, Natasha, Rica 1)   Reportbacks from subgroups a)      Open Forum: -  Hasn’t really met much in past month, Maria working on RevLinks, linking radical thinkers across the world b)      […]

Empowerment and Education-1/7/12 Meeting Minutes

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Minutes: Education and Empowerment Working Group of OWS Date: 1/7/12 In attendance: Nick, Karen, Sarah, Ingrid, Zane, Dave, Chris, Pam, Nina, Natasha • Reportbacks *Occupy Student Debt: -Planning actions and outreach: help needed! -Supported by Occupy Madison (WI). -Days of action: 1 March Student Strike in NY/CA; One Trillion Day (date when student debt reaches […]

Nomadic University Meeting—December 18, 2011

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OWS E&E Nomadic University meet Sun Dec 18   Report backs Occupy University at the un-conference: LA occupy person said they were getting a bill through about campaign finance Discussed motivation for university, different  proposals working to combine Pedagogy, curriculum, logistics Moving forward: day of inquiry, space for new classes Student debt group could be […]

Nomadic University Meeting—December 10, 2011

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Meeting minutes: OWS Nomadic University 10th Dec 2011 in the Trump Tower atrium       Present (in no particular order):   Zane Chris (Casuccio) Jason Joe Katja Karen Ben Miguel Ruth Darragh     As many people were late getting to the meeting, we started out with some preliminary report-backs:   -          Jason and […]

Nomadic University Meeting—December 3, 2011

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NU Minutes, 12/3/11 Facilitated by Ruth & Karen.   Proposals on how we run meetings: -          adoption of timeframes for discussions (with timekeeper) & when time reached consensus will be asked to see if we want to continue discussion. Passed. -          attempt 100% consensus model by revising/editing proposals but if this seems impossible, group could […]

Nomadic University Meeting—November 19, 2011

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Nomadic University Minutes 11/19/2011 Time and location: 60 Wall from 2-4pm In attendance:  Dave, Jason, Chris, Yukiko, Karen, Katje, Vincente, Suzanna, Ali, Joe, Pam, Bahareh, Ingrid, Randall, Nancy (first time) 1) We decided to put off the naming discussion due to low attendance 2) Discussion topic:  How are things different now and how do the […]

Nomadic University Meeting—November 12, 2011

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Follow up on the 4hour meeting on Sat re. creation of task forces. As I understand, it was agreed to set up groups to work on 1) drafting sample curricula on global social issues and 2) virtual education. I would be interested in working with either of these groups if anything is happening this week. […]

Nomadic University Meeting—October 22, 2011

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Meeting: Nomadic University (NU) The New School 66 W. 12th St. Room 602 October 22, 2011 3:30 – 6:00pm WHY? •     Free •     re-definition of terms •     Against professional expectations •     Different networks of knowledge •     Practical knowledge •     What is lost in […]