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Gabby Hoffman completes national “conservation is conservative” tour
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CFACT's Gabby Hoffman, host of the Conservation Nation YouTube series and District of Conservation podcast, recently wrapped up a whirlwind tour of the USA with talks at several college campuses. Hoffman (center) poses with students after her George Mason University speech. The talks occurred at Appalachian State University in North Carolina, Florida State University, Michigan Technical University, George Mason University in Virginia, the Ohio State University, and Boston University. Hoffman's...
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Indiana University CFACT chapter screens ‘Climate Hustle 2’
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CFACT at Indiana University, Bloomington organized a screening of CFACT National's documentary, Climate Hustle 2: Rise of the Climate Monarchy. CFACT Driessen Fellow Kyle Reynolds had this to say about the event: "It's important to show films like Climate Hustle 2 to students to push back against the leftist propaganda on climate change. We were happy to learn the facts about hurricanes, temperatures, and polar bears." Some groups aim to take...
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CFACT at Grand Canyon University organizes cliff jumping event!
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Event organizer Farrell Sessler, left, poses with a friend and the CFACT flag after taking the plunge. CFACT Collegians attending Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona organized a cliff jumping and hiking event to get back to nature and celebrate the warmer weather. Students hold the CFACT flag on the cliff above the swimming area. CFACT Driessen Fellow Farrell Sessler organized the event at a spot in Sedona, AZ called...
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CFACT recruits at Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville!
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A SIUE student signs her name on CFACT's inflatable deer to learn more about the issues. CFACT activists recently visited Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville (SIUE) to educate students on the facts behind conservation, hunting, and the environment. Taking CFACT's trademark inflatable deer, recruiters canvassed campus hoping the odd sight would catch the attention of passersby. And it certainly succeeded! Many students flocked to CFACT's deer to sign their name and...
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Ohio State hosts 2nd amendment & hunting conference
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Hoffman addresses the crowd on hunting and gun rights. CFACT at the Ohio State University helped sponsor a conference in connection with Students For Liberty focusing on the Second Amendment and hunting. CFACT's own Gabriella Hoffman was a featured speaker, and gave her signature "conservation is conservative" talk. "The importance of the Second Amendment is pivotal to society," said CFACT Fellow Konrad Witek, the conference organizer. "While the intention of...
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Michigan students help with School Beautification Day!
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Kara poses during the "Rake a Difference" event she helped organize earlier in the year. As part of CFACT's ongoing mission to advance the principle of stewardship among young people, students at Trenton High School in Michigan organized a school beautification day to clean up litter, leaves, and protect the local environment. CFACT High School Driessen Fellow Kara Howey helped coordinate the effort. "Just finished our School Beautification Day," Kara...
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CFACT at UPitt Bradford tables on Ukraine, environment, energy
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CFACT at the University of Pittsburgh, Bradford performed tabling outreach to students on the issues of the Ukraine invasion, the environment, and energy. According to CFACT activist Shakira Jackson, "I tabled on my campus to spread awareness about how the Ukraine Invasion will affect our environment. I shared how Russia's invasion of Ukraine is causing air, ground, and water pollution that will be long-lasting. In addition, risks for contamination and...
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University of Houston hosts Ann Coulter, fees fight ensues
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CFACT helped sponsor political pundit Ann Coulter for a speech at the University of Houston in connection with the Leadership Institute and the Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) club on campus. Coulter discussed many political issues of the day. The event, however, was not without its share of controversy. Coulter addresses the crowd at UH. YCT president and CFACT Driessen Fellow intern Mikel Moore informed Campus Reform that the school...
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CFACT at Vanderbilt hosts ‘Climate Hustle 2’ watch party
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Students learn about global hurricane frequency at the CFACT movie showing. CFACT at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN hosted a watch party of CFACT's groundbreaking documentary, Climate Hustle 2: Rise of the Climate Monarchy. The event was a welcome breath of fresh air on a campus that leans very liberal on many issues. The event was held in connection with the Libertarian Club on campus. While the students watching the...
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CFACT at Grand Canyon University hosts campus litter clean up!
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CFACT at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona hosted a litter clean up on campus. Farrell Sessler, CFACT's representative on campus, led the outreach effort and got other students involved. "I was able to partner with the city and other GCU honors programs to plan a trash pickup on campus, and invite other students to join," Sessler said. "This is the picture I got, you can see part of the group...
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CFACT Fellow pens energy independence op-ed
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CFACT Driessen Fellow intern Joseph Frederick at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC recently published an op-ed on energy independence. The article appeared in the Tower, the student newspaper of the University. Frederick explains the complexities of the current energy crisis and how Russia, foreign markets, and Biden's policies all factor in. You can read his well-crafted piece here.
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Cherise Trump of Speech First addresses University of Houston
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CFACT's Driessen Fellow at the University of Houston, Mikel Moore, helped organize an event featuring Cherise Trump of Speech First in connection with CFACT and the Young Conservatives of Texas. Cherise Trump addresses students at the University of Houston The event was to highlight the importance of free speech and liberty, especially given the threats to the First Amendment from government and corporate media and college administrators. Speech First is...
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CFACT Activists brave the rain to spread the word at UM Dearborn!
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If you live in the Midwest, you know one simple thing: rain can be quite a pain. However, CFACT’s National Field Coordinator Bob Knee braved the rain and floods out in Michigan to spread the good word about CFACT’s mission and values. The students at UM-Dearborn were warm and respectful, and very curious about what CFACT could do to help Michigan’s environmental issues such as deer overpopulation. CFACT Field Coordinator...
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CFACT at University of Pittsburgh hosts open environmental forum
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To champion the principles of free speech and environmental stewardship, CFACT at the University of Pittsburgh, Bradford hosted an open environmental forum to solicit feedback and ideas from students on campus regarding environmental issues. Driessen Fellow intern Shakira Jackson, a senior, hosted and organized the forum. "I collaborated with the Honors Society on my campus, and it gave students a chance to ask any questions they had about environmental issues,"...
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Campus Reform features CFACT’s Driessen Fellows program
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In an article published earlier this week, Peter Cordi of Campus Reform featured CFACT's Driessen Fellows student internship program. The article went over all the details of how to get involved and the mission of the program. You can read it in full here: The Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT) is on the lookout for campus interns as part of its Driessen Fellow program. CFACT dispels the notion that only liberals...
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