YAL in Action

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

Tag: First Meeting
  • First meeting at Mid-America Christian University!

    We got our YAL chapter off the ground late this semester, but that hasn’t changed our enthusiasm! Myself and the other members used the promotional materials provided in YAL’s recruitment kit to gain people’s interest in our first meeting. All in all we had six in attendance! Since many of us are international students and …

  • First YAL Meeting at The Citadel

    Even on some of the strictest campuses in America, liberty can still flourish! The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, had its first meeting of the year. The meeting was attended by ten passionate cadets . . . and the chapter is only going to expand from here! Cadets were able to enjoy pizza …

  • Successful Tabling Event at NMSU!

    This week we had our first tabling event after battling with an administration that was scared of the rain. We had intended to table a week earlier but were foiled by the administration’s fear of some clouds. We were going to participate in our campus’ “Welcome Back Week” celebration but the administration decided to push …

  • Carthage College: Starting with One

    Carthage College, a small, private liberal arts school, has as much political apathy as any college does. In the past, YAL has struggled to get members, and has struggled to even be recognized by the Student Government. At the beginning of last year our YAL chapter had only one member after the graduation of the …

  • Results of Our First Tabling Event and Meeting!

    Our initial tabling event at the Source (our initial campus activity fair) was a huge success! We had a significant percentage of the campus population come to the event, and now have some people genuinely interested in taking leadership positions in the club. The table setup Talking to students Later the following week, we had …

  • Central Michigan YAL Recruitment Drive

    Last weekend CMU Young Americans for Liberty tabled at Central’s Main Stage. Promoting a liberty friendly home for the politically disenfranchised. We had a ton of traffic resulting in five pages of sign ups for potential new members (about 80 people total). Using the “Politically Homeless” quizzes we drew in passing students and encouraged them …

  • American University YAL hosts its first meeting of the year

      This past Thursday, AU Young Americans for Liberty held its first general meeting in American University’s School of International Service. Thirty-five liberty-lovers showed up to learn about YAL and how to get involved. To kick off the event, our President, John Nagle gave a brief introduction to the club’s purpose, goals, and E-board. We …

  • Young Americans for Liberty at UNM is a GO!

    The YAL chapter at UNM before this semester was nearly dead, we didn’t have much of a foundation, nor a future to run with. I became involved with YAL when I tried to register for YALCon, and ever since then I’ve become President and strived to revive YAL at UNM and give it the necessary …

  • YAL – Concordia Interest meeting

    YAL – Concordia held its first interest meeting on Tuesday, September 8, following its recruitment drive. Chapter President, Ian Lane, described Young Americans for Liberty and outlined the chapter’s plans to the attendees. The meeting was poorly attended due to a number of scheduling conflicts. This did not stop our chapter from holding our meeting, …

  • YAL @ Indiana University Southeast First Meeting

    YAL at IU-Southeast had a extremely successful first meeting! With only eight liberty activists in the room, the atmosphere was on fire with newcomers expressing how excited they were to be apart of this revolution.   We started out with members socializing, watching music videos, and eating Pizza! This strategy really set the tone for …