YAL in Action

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Tag: Washburn University
  • First Recruitment Event at Washburn University!

    Today was my first recruitment event for Young Americans for Liberty here at Washburn University.  I started the Washburn chapter only a couple weeks ago and our message is already getting out across campus. Today we got eight people to sign up to join and even most of the people who didn’t want to sign …

  • Washburn University Incarceration Nation tabling event

    On April 21, 2015, the Washburn University Young Americans for Liberty did a tabling and social media event on campus to inform people of the over criminalization of the United States of America. We had a jail cell for students to take pictures and tweet out awareness of the criminal justice system in the United …

  • Washburn University Spring Recruitment Drive

    On Wednesday February 4, 2015 the Young Americans for Liberty chapter at Washburn University did their Spring Recruitment Drive at the student activities fair where we had over 20 sign-ups and over half a dozen interested students in our chapter. We discussed things like what being a Libertarian is and the scores of each person …

  • Blunts, Grassroots Activism, Constitution Day, and Campus Invasion: Oh My!

    Constitution Week! Last week, Washburn University Young Americans for Liberty celebrated Constitution Week along with hundreds of other chapters across the nation. We tabled in the Memorial Union to hand out pocket constitutions from YAL and the Cato Institute. Amazingly enough, we passed out all of our resources within two hours! I am proud to …

  • Washburn’s Young Americans for Liberty Recruitment Drive

    Washburn University’s Young Americans for Liberty has launched a Recruitment Drive series for the fall semester. As a member of this organization, it is crucial for my chapter to work within the bounds of our mission; which is to identify, educate, train, and mobilize youth activists committed to “winning on principle.” After attending the Sixth Annual …

  • Tom Woods @ Washburn: Update

    On March 5 2014, Young Americans for Liberty of Washburn University has hosted guest speaker, Dr. Thomas Woods Jr. with a lecture called “The Financial Crisis: Capitalism not Guilty as Charged.” We invited college students, local groups, and faculty members that are interested in this topic. Our event covered all necessary procedures, such as funding requests, …

  • Medical Marijuana Protest

    This week YAL @ the University of Kansas helped organize a protest at the Capital building in Kansas to push for the legalization of medical marijuana, which has been shown to be a potential cure for cancer. Our main focus was helping YAL @ Washburn University gain membership and establish an official chapter. Bryan Lunzmann, a …