Young Americans for Liberty
Type: Special Interest
Get involved with libertarian political activism on campus with the Young Americans for Liberty.
Purpose and Goals
- Research, study, inform, and educate the public concerning public policy issues, including but not limited to those listed in the preamble
- Assist in the recruitment and training of students as preparation for future service as leaders in the local community, state, and nation
- Hold and host regular campus and community meetings, forums, lectures, films, conferences, debates, rallies, protests, or other such events to promote the ideals of the club
- Distribute literature and materials that promote the ideals of the club and raise money to promote the ideals of the club
- Participate in student government elections, local political campaigns, and initiatives
Membership Requirements and Obligations
Section I: Voting Members
- Membership in the club shall be open to all full-time and part-time Purdue Fort Wayne students who have paid membership dues to the national Young Americans for Liberty and remain in good standing with the national organization and university.
Section II: Associate Members
- Associate membership in the organization is open to any individual who demonstrates an interest and willingness to support the purposes and objectives of the club but does not wish to pay membership dues to the national Young Americans for Liberty. Associate members may take part in all activities and privileges of the club, though are not permitted to vote.
- All membership shall be determined without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, veteran status, handicap status, disability, or sexual orientation.
Section III: All Members
- At least 51 percent of the total membership must be currently enrolled students of Purdue Fort Wayne and only those members may vote, hold office, and represent the organization or university in an official capacity.
- There is a membership requirement of a minimum of eight members per organization.
- Membership and participation shall be free from discrimination and harassment per the policies of the Purdue Fort Wayne Code of Student Rights, Responsibilities, and Conduct as stated in Part 1 Section A, Items 3 and 4.