Raise Your Voice: First Amendment Days High School Event – Session 1

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Friday, April 16, 1:00-1:45pm | virtual via Zoom. Registration required. Add to calendar 2021-04-16 13:00:00 2021-04-16 13:45:00 America/Chicago Raise Your Voice: First Amendment Days High School Event - Session 1 virtual via Zoom. Registration required.

Calling all high school students and Iowa State students: You are invited to a special, exclusive online event featuring the recently released documentary Raise Your Voice. The film spotlights student journalists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School following the mass shooting at their school.

First Amendment Days is honored to bring director and producer Maribeth Romslo and First Amendment advocate Mary Beth Tinker together in a live discussion about the power of social movements through youth free speech in America. Sign up for one of two times available for the discussion. Another session is available from 2 to 2:45 p.m.

Students can watch the 40-minute film for free, courtesy of ISU’s First Amendment Days, any time between April 7-21. Email Julie Roosa, jroosa@iastate.edu, for a streaming link.

Host: Annie Wells, Greenlee Ambassador 

Registration and event link: https://iastate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYoc-uhqjIpG9FI8wZXQYbCMnDZgJVTKUuI 


First Amendment Days, April 12-16, 2021, is Iowa State University’s annual weeklong celebration of our First Amendment freedoms – religion, speech, press, assembly, petition. It’s hosted by the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication’s First Amendment Committee. See the complete schedule.