CURRICULUM FOR THE 2016 OBPC INTERNS
The 2016 OBPC seeks to engage Black American College students as interns to learn, use and participate in political processes that would benefit themselves, their community, their colleges and society-at-large.
2016 OBPC Theme: "Empowering People Thru Political Processes"
- Who is a citizen?
- Is there a Problem Here, Today?
- Informed Citizen
- Black Americans: "The Problem" and "The Challenge"
- What are politics and the process?
- Student is a customer of education institution.
- Black Community/Black America
- Black Political Action
- Are you Committed?
- The 2016 OBPC College Intern Program
- Intern Requirement
- Outcome of the internship
- 2016 OBPC Steering Committee
- Work with the Oregon Black Political Convention (OBPC) Steering Committee
- Gather the names & Contact Information of all the Black organizations within vicinity of the college or university that the intern attends
- Write an internship paper on their fieldwork and activities
- Provide a copy of the paper to their professors and the Oregon Assembly for Blacks Affairs (OABA)
- 2016 OBPC Booklet
- Publicity & Outreach for the 2016 OBPC
- Rules for the 2016 OBPC
- Counting Ballots at the Convention
- DRAFT Platform for the 2016 OBPC
- Final ADOPTED Platform for the 2016 OBPC
- Distribution of the Adopted Platform
Calvin O. L. Henry, Ph,D.
OABA Contact (firstname.lastname@example.org) (541-745-5570)