|Title||U.S. Cardinal to Speak at USD's 19th Annual Social Issues Conference|
|Contact E-mail||harman, at sandiego.edu|
|Contact Phone||(619) 260-4682|
“Inspiring Social Change through Education” Is This Year’s Theme
Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick will speak at the University of San Diego’s 19th annual Social Issues Conference. This year’s conference “Inspiring Social Change through Education” takes place from Oct. 2 – 14 and will bring members of the San Diego community together to build awareness about critical social issues including the 2008 election, immigration and youth engagement.
“Signs of the Times: Elections 2008,” a panel discussion and reflection on the values articulated by Catholic Social Teaching on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m.
“We Are the Ones: Student Strategies for Community Organizing,” an interactive workshop addressing issues facing students on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 10:45 a.m.
“In Our Own Voice: The Chicano/Latino Struggle for the Education of La Raza,” a panel examining the struggle for Chicano/a studies in the San Diego region on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 10:45 a.m.
“On Both Sides: A Borderless Night of Artistic Activism,” with a band of musicians, a photographer, a painter and an actor collaborating in a stunning event combining words, music and images. “On Both Sides” takes place Friday, Oct. 10 at 6 p.m. in USD’s Hahn University Center Forum.