Activism In Action

Develop your skills as a leader and change maker through the Activism In Action Series, our center's professional development program! The Activism in Action Series is a leadership certification program that offers the opportunity to learn skills and strategies that can aid in your civic engagement and advocacy journey while fostering community, critical thought, and promoting creativity. Workshop topics vary from semester to semester, and cover topics that fit within the three elements of: self-sustainability, strategies for action, and craftivism.

Attendees can earn three leadership certificates depending on the number of workshops attended during their time at SJSU: 

Level 1: Blue
Level 2: Gold
Level 3: Platinum

FREE Food and Swag
All students who earn a certification will get a FREE tumbler!
Free lunch for all in-person workshops (limited slots).
Giveaways for Virtual Workshops. 


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Fall 2022 AIA QR Code

Speaker Names: Maria Villaseñor & Elizabeth Pintor
Minding My Wellbeing
Thursday, September 15, 2-3pm
Student Union Meeting Room 2A (Level 2)
As leaders, it's so important to remember to care for our mental health and well being! Join us to explore how we can build our wellbeing toolkit.

Speaker Name: Itzel Calvo Medina
A Guide for Community Organizing
Thursday, September 29, 2-3pm
Student Union Meeting Room 2A (Level 2), Hybrid option
Interested in getting involved with your community, but don't know where to start? Start here! We'll be exploring what it can look like to start organizing as a student.

Speaker Name: Dresden Smith
Partners In Solidarity (Virtual)
Thursday, October 13, 2-3pm
Instagram Live: @sjsucccac
Amazing work has come from student organizations and student athletes working together! Join us for a conversation about partnering for change.