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Activism Success: Students Arrested During Empty Holster Protest Garner National Attention and Bring Change to their Campus
Activism Success: Students Arrested During Empty Holster Protest Garner National Attention and Bring Change to their Campus

Your next activism event can be just what it takes to turn the tide and eliminate unconstitutional policy on your campus. When Students for Concealed Carry at the University of Alabama South organized an empty holster protest with the goal of highlighting the school’s unconstitutional policy, the activism event was so successful the students were charged with violating the school weapons policy.

When this unconstitutional treatment garnered national attention, the school was forced to...

So You Got an Internship for Christmas?

Good for you!  D.C. is excited to have you here because, if we’re truly honest with ourselves, those of us in the non-profit sector, think tanks, and on the Hill depend upon you to keep our organizations running.  I was in your shoes.  I have been an intern more than once, starting a new adventure in a strange land.

Many thoughts went through my head in the weeks leading up to my internship at the Leadership Institute.  What if I can’t find my accommodation on the first day?  What if I’m not as smart as I thought?  What if, what if…

I’ve been there. Trust me, you will...

Ben Woodward works with Leadership Institute's Conservative Jobs.  You can contact LI for a free career consultation and get career help on ConservativeJobs.com.

Why Your Campaign Skills Make You an Asset

Whether you are looking for a job in the administration, think tanks, non-profits, or on the Hill, seize the moment. The current opportunities in the conservative movement are boundless. Following the election, hundreds of vacancies are opening up as people change jobs. 

If you’re coming off a campaign, you may have gained skills which will make you an asset. The following skills you have learned could carry you to your dream job...

Activism Success: Activism Events Change Campus Policy
Activism Success: Activism Events Change Campus Policy

Earlier this month at Middle Tennessee State University, the Turning Point USA group worked with their Leadership Institute Field Representative to hold a free speech ball event on campus, which started the conversation on campus about safe spaces.