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Save the Date: Fall Advocacy Academy - December 1 - 3, 2023 in Riverside, California 

Advocacy Academy

The Student Senate for California Community Colleges is proud to announce the first annual Advocacy Academy, at the Riverside Convention Center in downtown Riverside, December 1 - 3, 2023. This empowering event will provide students with the skills needed to advocate for change on their campus and in their communities. This academy is not just for students interested in politics, participants will learn strategies for influencing campus leaders, trustee boards, city councils, and legislators. Whether advocating to fellow students or a senator, the skills are the same–negotiating, communicating, and relationship building – students will gain a greater understanding of these skills and many more.  

Save the date now! As with many SSCCC large events, the hotels will fill quickly.  Don’t wait until fall to approve your budget! 

Hotel Locations: 
Marriot Riverside Convention Center  – $169++
3400 Market Street, Riverside, CA 92501

Hyatt Place - $175++
3500 Market Street, Riverside, CA 92501

Early Registration (June - September 22, 2023) 
Early Student Registration - $400 
Early Advisors - $425 
General Admission - $450 

Regular Registration (September 23  - October 31, 2023)
Regular Student Registration: $425
Regular Advisor Registration: $450
Regular General Attendee Registration: $475

Late Registration (November 1 - November  24, 2023)
Late Student Registration: $475
Late Advisor Registration: $500
Late General Attendee Registration: $525

Presenters: Free 
Delegate: Free

Meals provided:
Friday Lunch, Saturday Breakfast & Lunch, Sunday Breakfast 

  • Crowd Gathering
    Crowd Gathering
  • Protesters Holding Signs
    Protesters Holding Signs
  • Empowerment