YDS Summer Conference 2013 Information

YDS Conference Basic Information

Join us for our annual summer retreat Thursday, August 8th through Sunday, August 11th for a weekend filled with socializing with other young socialists, participate in theory and skills-based workshops, and determine and vote on our national campaigns!

Click here to register for the YDS Summer Conference today!

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YDS Conference FAQ

The FAQ can answer questions about how to register, rates, deadlines, travel scholarships, housing, speakers, schedules, and more!

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YDS Conference Program

The conference begins at 6pm on Thursday, August 8th and ends at 3:00pm on Sunday, August 11th; please make travel arrangements accordingly. The schedule, titles, and speakers are subject to change.

The conference will focus on a variety of issues, including workers' rights, democratic socialism, economics, feminism, access to higher education, how to start a chapter, the criminalization of poverty, and much more!

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YDS Conference Speaker Bios

Barbara Ehrenreich and Bill Fletcher, Jr. are coming--why aren't you?

This page will be updated regularly as more workshops and speakers are confirmed throughout the summer. Stay tuned!

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YDS Conference Travel Information

So how do you get to the conference? This travel information page can help you figure out what works best, whether you’re taking planes, trains, or automobiles.

The Conference will be hosted on the 5th floor of UDC David A. Clarke School of Law at 4340 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington D.C. 20008.

The Housing location will be at St. Stephen and the Incarnation, Episcopal Church at 1525 Newton Street NW, Washington D.C. 20010.

Thursday evening dinner will be at Haydee's Restaurant at 3102 Mount Pleasant Street NW, Washington DC 20010.

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