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Editor In Chief: Lyz Liddell
Editors: Campus Organizer, August E. Brunsman IV, Nic Hall, Hemant Mehta, Jessica Sharon
We know everyone these days is just dying for more e-mail. Well, at the SSA we're nothing if not helpful!
Seriously though, in our defense, we kept it short (sort of).
The SSA exists to support the awesome projects of campus groups. Since 2004, we've used our "Best Awards" to celebrate some of these projects at our annual conference. The application deadline is March 20th.
Let us know why you're group is the best...
The was so much demand for the travel grants that we doubled the pool of money from $5,000 to $10,000. That said, the deadline is still today.
Don't miss it!
Well, sort of. The American Humanist Association is hiring a Legal and Grassroots Coordinator for its Appignani Humanist Legal Center
. They want you to apply!
We're having our first competitive election for our Board of Directors. The polls close tonight at 11:59 p.m.Vote it up, yum!
Atheist High Schoolers Wanted for "Interfaith" Dialog
We're fairly sure that we wouldn't have picked the name "interfaith," but that said the Interfaith Alliance
seems very interested in making sure people without faith are included in the dialogs they try to create. Specifically they have created a program called "Leadership Education Advancing Democracy & Diversity" (or LEADD
if you're into acronyms).LEADD
is a summer camp program in Maryland, August 5-12 that brings together "rising sophomores and juniors" from many different faith backgrounds. It costs $250, but scholarships are available. Interfaith specifically contacted us looking for atheist/agnostic/humanist youth for the program. If you go, let us know. We'd love to have you do a write-up for the eMpirical.
P.S. If LEADD doesn't work out for you, you might want to try Camp Quest: