I Heart Empowerment is a student-organized and student-led conference composed of three sets of experiences in one weekend. The first is a symposium of organizations and discussion on nonviolence and empowerment as a way of life. The second is forum of student presentations on the dynamic of empowerment and its role in overcoming diverse conflicts in society. The third is a series of unity projects that aim to move empowerment to the realm of lived experience on a local and global scale.
4 p.m. on Friday to 2 p.m. on Sunday at Carlow University, 3333 Fifth Avenue; free to attend. For out-of-towners, they can even provide housing. For more information and to register, visit here.