NWcHR meeting October 20th — don’t forget to RSVP!

You are invited to a meeting of the
Northwest Coalition for Human Rights (NWCHR)

on Saturday, October 20th, 2012:

When: Saturday, Oct. 20th, 2012 from 10:00am to 2:30pm
Complimentary lunch provided.  Thank you to the Moscow Human Rights Commission.

Where:1912 Center, Moscow, ID
412 East Third Street
Located between Adams & Van Buren
Just three blocks up from downtown on Third Street, across from Moscow High School
(map: http://goo.gl/maps/awyfv)

Please RSVP by Monday, October 15th :  simply email Amy at amyr@uidaho.edu.

Who:  NWCHR members include students, educators, human rights workers and activists, community leaders and members, members of faith and interfaith communities, law enforcement and government officials, non-profit groups, educational institutions, service providers, and other such organizations.

The goals of this meeting of the Coalition include:
1) Voting on the new bylaws drafted over the summer. (Bylaws: https://nwchr.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/nwchr_bylaws_final8-29.pdf)
2) Introducing the new membership application.  (Application: https://nwchr.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/membership-application.pdf)
3) Planning the next Finding the Center Conference. (Details on the last FTC Conference: http://www.webs.uidaho.edu/ftc/)

Featured Luncheon Guest Speaker:
Professor Angelique Eaglewoman speaking on the topic, “We Are All Related.”

Professor EagleWoman is an Associate Law Professor at the University of Idaho.  Designated a 2010 Emerging Scholar by Diverse Issues in Higher Education, and the only Native American law professor in the state of Idaho, Professor EagleWoman is an active advocate for the rights of indigenous nations and protection of indigenous rights and cultures.

The meeting is free to attend and a complimentary lunch will be served.

Please RSVP by Monday, October 15th: simply email Amy at amyr@uidaho.edu.

The Northwest Coalition for Human Rights (NWCHR) exists to facilitate connections and communication among organizations and individuals who are engaged in human rights and social justice work in the Northwest region of the United States, with special focus on the Inland Northwest. The coalition, inspired by Bill Wassmuth’s former Northwest Coalition Against Malicious Harassment, will give strength to those working at the local level by allowing them to share resources, information, and ideas, as well as making them part of a larger support system. All are welcome to join NWCHR and give their input. The University of Idaho Office of Human Rights, Access, and Inclusion serves as the administrative home for the Coalition, and the Coalition strives to build strong membership from throughout Idaho and eastern Washington, as well as from other parts of the Northwest region.

Please Contact Us:
Northwest Coalition for Human Rights (nwchr.wordpress.com)
University of Idaho: Office of Human Rights, Access, and Inclusion
Administration Building Rm 104
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3160
Moscow, ID  83844-3160
Phone: 208-885-4285
Email: amyr@uidaho.edu

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The Northwest Coalition for Human Rights (NWCHR) exists to facilitate connections and communication among organizations and individuals who are engaged in human rights and social justice work in the Northwest region of the United States, with special focus on the Inland Northwest. The coalition, inspired by Bill Wassmuth's former Northwest Coalition Against Malicious Harassment, will give strength to those working at the local level by allowing them to share resources, information, and ideas, as well as making them part of a larger support system. The University of Idaho Office of Human Rights, Access, and Inclusion (HRAI) in Moscow serves as the administrative home for the NWCHR, and the Coalition strives to build strong membership from throughout Idaho and eastern Washington, as well as from other parts of the Northwest region. All are welcome to join NWCHR and give their input.
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