October 30-31st Mobilizing Conference

October 30-31st (Saturday-Sunday)
9:00am – 3:30pm
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132


We, the people, have the democratic power to beat back these attacks
and ensure that our public institutions effectively serve the public.
But to do so, members of all regions and sectors — adult-ed,
students, workers, teachers, activists, unions, and community
organizations — must unite and take action on October 7th, and
contribute our voices and thoughts to the October 30-31st conference at
San Francisco State University to defend public education.

The purpose of the October 30-31st conference is to democratically
propose demands, devise an action plan, and create a structure capable
of defending public education and public services for the benefit of

We invite all supporters of education across the nation to attend and
participate in the October 7th day of action and the October 30-31st

Conference organizing email list (Google group):http://groups.google.com/group/fallconferencesfsu

Conference locations:
Saturday: Cesar Chavez Student Union
Sunday: McKenna Theater
(See SE Quadrant of Campus map)

Public Transportation to SFSU: Directions to San Francisco State U

Parking: Where and When Can I Park?
Note that on-campus parking is usually available on the weekends, but some street parking may be time-limited.

Preliminary (Draft) Agenda

9:00-9:30 Registration
9:30-10:00 Welcome & Presentation by Puerto Rican students
10:00-12:30 Adoption of Plans for Future Actions (plenary)
12:30-1:30 Lunch & October 7 Reports
1:30-2:30 Demands Discussion (break-out groups by sector)
2:30-3:30 Adoption of Demands (plenary)


9:30-11:30 Adoption of Structure (plenary)
11:30-3:30 To Be Determined by Body