YAL in Action

Check out YAL activities on campus and updates from around the liberty movement.

Tag: Campus Activism
  • University of Wisconsin Green Bay Fights for Free Speech

    First amendment rights on campus have been restricted for many years, despite the fact that state and national court rulings have time and time again proven that free-speech zones and similar practices are unconstitutional. Some campuses are stricter than others, and according to the organization FIRE, UW-Green Bay was considered a “red light” campus until …

  • Student Activities Fair at Ursinus College 2016

    The Young Americans for Liberty of Ursinus College participated in the activities fair this week. During this time increment the officers of the club were driven to spread awareness to the libertarian group. The goal of the YAL group was to spread the word on a couple of upcoming events: The discussion at 9 pm …

  • Ron Swanson meat raffle huge success at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside!

    October 14th, 2016 marks a huge day for the University of Wisconsin-Parkside campus. Not only did we knock the Organization Fair out of the park, we knocked It into the history books. Ron Swanson, a man of libertarian beliefs, was our main focal point at the Organization Fair. We got around 100 signatures on this …

  • Great Recruitment Turnout For SAU!

    On Wednesday, September 14th, I was given an awesome opportunity to set up a table in the cafeteria at my school, Saint Ambrose University, to gain campus attention and recruit students to join. Myself and a friend of mine, who had already joined before the recruitment drive, talked to students during the hours of dinner …

  • Constitution Day 2016 at Glendale Community College

    Young Americans for Liberty made a strong start at GCC this semester by educating and mobilizing campus youth to take part in spreading the message of liberty on Constitution Day.  Students, staff, and visitors alike expressed keen interest in our giant Constitution and were eager to learn about what we stand for here at YAL. …

  • Recruitment Success at Georgia Tech

    Our YAL chapter at Georgia Tech tabled both last week and this week. We were actually kicked out from the tabling area last week because another group had reserved all of the space. Nevertheless, we were still able to obtain more than 50 signups combined, with 25 just obtained yesterday! Obviously when recruiting one needs …

  • Lakers With Attitude

    I have never had more fun at a recruitment drive than I did this year at Grand Valley State University’s annual Campus Life Night. Campus Life Night is an opportunity for all student orgs to recruit new members and talk with them a little about the group they are promoting. With the availability of a …

  • First Recruitment at Manhattan College Was a Success

    On Tuesday, September 6, the Manhattan College YAL chapter held a recruitment drive. We took advantage of the school’s club fair where many other student organizations all table at the same time. As is apparent from our sign-ups, a sizable portion of the student body is eager to spread the message of liberty. While clipboarding …

  • Recruitment Drive at William Carey University

    On Tuesday September 6, our YAL chapter held a recruitment drive that has us optimistic for what the new school year will bring to our small chapter at William Carey University. We passed out over 40 Constitutions, and 39 people took the One Minute Political Quiz. In addition, 28 people signed up for our contact …

  • Recruitment Drive – Clarion University of Pennsylvania

    I am the founding member of YAL here at Clarion, and this past Monday was my first recruitment drive. For the recruitment drive I stood outside at a free speech area clip-boarding. In order to get the attention of people I’d ask: What’s your biggest issue in politics today? I was surprised by the response …