Gun Sense Chester County encourages and supports student activism. We are happy to help. We offer:

  • A Student Activist ConferenceOct. 6, 2018 at West Chester University. (Details below.)
  • A rally/march planning guide — GSCC_Student_ Rally_Tookit
  • Educational materials, Speakers & workshops

Let us know what you need, and we will help you in any way we can… planning, promotion, speakers or more. Contact us at:

Student Activist Conference:  Oct. 6, 2018!

Are you a student who wants to get involved with reducing gun violence but is not sure where to start? Or, are you already involved but looking for some information and guidance?

Join us for our Student Activist Conference on Saturday, Oct. 6 at West Chester University.

What:  Learning, Discussion, Planning related to Reducing Gun Violence

When:  Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018  9:30 am Coffee & Conversation; 10 am program start; 3:30 pm program finish.

Where:  Main Hall, West Chester University — 720 S. High Street, West Chester PA 19382

How:  The event is free, but we ask that you register for our planning purposes and so we can send you some material before the event.  Register here:  Registration

All interested students are welcome.

Questions? Email

Conference Topics:

  • Gun Law:  Past & Present
  • Building Bridges with Diverse Constituencies
  • Media Matters:  Tips for Working with Traditional and Social Media Outlets
  • Advocacy Approaches:  What to Use, When, & How to Make It Happen
  • Planning Your Next Steps