Alumni Winter Study 2022 | EPHS 119 “An Introduction to Political and Social Action”


Return to the virtual classroom for a bite-size, one-hour version of this Williams Winter Study 2022 course, designed and taught by fellow alum Landon Marchant ’20.

What does it mean to act and stand for what you believe in? How do you reason through hard choices with no good answer? How does that happen in the framework of nonprofits and politics? This one-hour course is an introduction to the reality of organizing, advocacy, and political action.

Instructor: Landon Marchant ’20 has nearly ten years of intensive volunteer experience in activism, policy, and social change. They are currently serving as the Economic Impact Programs Manager at Minority Veterans of America, where they also advise the policy team on economic issues. Landon has written and spoken at length about transgender military service and veteran success. Their full-time role is the Global DE&I Analyst for ZX Ventures, Anheuser-Busch InBev’s global innovation and investment division.