PASSIONATE ABOUT THE PRO-LIFE MOVEMENT?
WANT TO START A NEW PRO-LIFE GROUP, OR STRENGTHEN YOUR EXISTING GROUP IN EFFECTIVELY BUILDING A CULTURE OF LIFE?
The Ave Maria University Pro-Life Workshop is for you! This workshop will educate and train pro-life individuals and groups through informative talks and practical hands-on sessions. The workshop is May 19th 2018 and will feature nationally recognized speakers. The sessions will educate and train attendees in areas including:
- Pro-Life Apologetics
- Sidewalk Counseling
- Effective Fundraising
- Growing Your Group
- How to Plan Your Year: Ideas, Projects, and Initiatives
- Planning a March for Life Pilgrimage
- Contraception Apologetics
- Spiritual Warfare and the Pro-Life Movement
meet our speakers!
MICHAEL J. NEW, Ph.D., is a visiting Associate Professor of Economics
at Ave Maria University. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate from Dartmouth College,
Dr. New received a master’s degree in statistics and a doctorate in political
science from Stanford University in 2002.
Before coming to Florida, Dr. New worked as a postdoctoral researcher
at the Harvard-MIT Data Center and later taught at both The University
of Alabama and the University of Michigan -- Dearborn.
Dr. New researches and writes about the social science of pro-life issues.
He gives presentations on both the positive impact of pro-laws and the
gains in public support for the pro-life position. He is a frequent
blogger on National Review Online's "The Corner."
His writings have appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer, The Atlanta Journal
Constitution, National Review Online, Catholic Social Science Review, State
Politics and Policy Quarterly, The Weekly Standard, National Review, and
the New York Post.