Events

Trending Tuesdays

Ongoing - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by W.E.B. Du Bois College House

Hidden Philly Project

Ongoing - Kings Court English College House
Kings Court English College House

#SISTREN: On Spaces

January 9, 2018 - Law School
Sponsored by #SISTREN

Why is Race So Hard to Talk About?

February 1, 2018 - Hill College House
Sponsored by Hill College House

Men and Masculinities Summit

February 3, 2018 - Houston Hall
Sponsored by Vice-Provost of University Life, Penn Violence Prevention, Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life, Office of the Chaplain, Makuu, PAACH, LGBT Center, Penn Women's Center, Campus Health, Graduate Student Cente

The 30th Annual Dr. Sadie T.M. Alexander Conference

February 10, 2018 - Penn Law and the National Constitution Center
Sponsored by Penn BLSA

Culture, Community, and Children: Part 1: Race

February 15, 2018 - Family Resource Center
Sponsored by the Family Resource Center

Dear Penn Freshmen

February 15, 2018 - United by Blue
Sponsored by Dear Penn Freshmen

Black Panther Reception, Discussion, and Midnight Screening

February 15-16, 2018
Sponsored by W.E.B. Du Bois College House

1vyG Conference 2018

February 16-18, 2018
Sponsored by 1vyG

ARTolerance

February 18, 2018 - Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall
Sponsored by PRISM

Revolutionaries in West Philadelphia: The MOVE Organization

February 18, 2018 - New College House
Sponsored by New College House

Black History Month Story Slam

February 22, 2018 - New College House
Sponsored by New College House, the African American Resource Center, W.E.B. Du Bois College House, and Hill College House

#BlackinMSA Banquet

February 23, 2018 - ARCH Room 208
Sponsored by Penn Sapelo

Souls of Du Bois Conference

February 23-24, 2018 - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by W.E.B. Du Bois College House

ASPIRE: History, Politics, and Activism

February 24, 2018 - ARCH Building
Sponsored by ASPIRE

Festival Latinx 2018

February 24 - March 2, 2018 - Various locations on campus
Sponsored by the Festival Latinx 2018 Board

Teaching Students to Talk with - And Listen to - Those with Different Backgrounds and Perspectives: A Panel Discussion

February 27, 2018 - Van Pelt Library
Sponsored by the Center for Teaching and Learning

HBCU Graduate Recruitment Fair

February 28, 2018 - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by W.E.B. Du Bois College House

Listening to Diversity 2018

March 14, 2018 - Houston Hall
Sponsored by the University Council Commmittee on Diversity and Equity, the Faculty Senate, and the Penn Forum for Women Faculty

Culture, Community, and Children: Part 2: LGBTQ Identities

March 15, 2018 - Family Resource Center
Sponsored by the Family Resource Center

Howard Crawley Memorial Lecture

March 15, 2018 - Steinberg Hall – Dietrich Hall
Sponsored by The Wharton Undergraduate Division, Black Wharton Undergraduate Student Association, and the Joseph Wharton Scholars Society

Centennial Celebration of Gamma Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta

March 16-18, 2018 - Various locations on campus
Sponsored by the Gamma Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Hope Incarcerated

March 17, 2018
Sponsored by Stouffer College House

How Do We Know?

March 18, 2018 - Penn Museum
Part of TeachIn 2018

A Walk Through Time: The Evolution Donut Crawl

March 19, 2018 - Locust Walk
Part of TeachIn 2018

Celebration of Black Womanhood Week

March 20 - March 25, 2018 - Various locations on campus
Sponsored by the Black Graduate Women's Association

American Creed Documentary Screening and Discussion

March 22, 2018 - Van Pelt Library
Part of TeachIn 2018

OWN IT UPenn 2018

March 25, 2018
Sponsored by OWN IT UPenn

Ivy Native Conference 2018

April 6-8, 2018
Sponsored by Natives at Penn

Penn MAP Conference: Alternative Methodologies and Inclusive Pedagogies

April 6-8, 2018
Sponsored by Penn Minorities and Philosophy

Symposium on Organ Harvesting and Global Organ Black Markets

April 18, 2018 - Perry World House
Sponsored by PennKDSAP (Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program), Penn Bioethics Journal, Penn Timmy Global Health, and Penn Medicine's Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division

Culture, Community, and Children, Part 3: Intercultural Experiences

April 19, 2018 - Family Resource Center
Sponsored by the Family Resource Center

Black Empowerment Gala

April 20, 2018- Arts Ballroom
Sponsored by BGAPSA

Trending Tuesdays

Ongoing - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by W.E.B. Du Bois College House

Inequality and Resistance, Democracy and Globalization: Capoeira as Case Study

October 2017 - New College House
Sponsored by New College House

Gender and Sexual Identities in Asian Communities 

October 11-13, 2017 - Philomathean Halls
Sponsored by The Philomathean Society

ConversAsians: Queerness in Academia and the Workplace

October 20, 2017 - LGBT Center
Sponsored by Penn Queer and Asian and oSTEM at Penn

Unity Month 2017: Recognizing Resistance

October 25-27, 2017 - Various locations on campus
Sponsored by the United Minorities Council

Muslim-Jewish Cooperative Kickoff

October 26, 2017 - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by the Muslim-Jewish Cooperative

Campus Conversation

October 30, 2017 - Zellerbach Theater, Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

#SISTREN: Curating an Environment to Discuss Civil Rights

November 7, 2017 - Law School
Sponsored by #SISTREN

Incidental Racialization: A Talk on Systemic Inequalities Faced by Asian and Latino Law Students

November 9, 2017 - Perry World House
Sponsored by the Departments of Sociology, Asian American Studies, and Latin American and Latino Studies  

Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2017

November 10-18, 2017 - Various Locations on campus
Sponsored by Asian Pacific American Heritage Week

Racism in Medicine Conference 2017

November 11, 2017 - Perelman School of Medicine
Sponsored by StORM at Penn Med

Our Kitchen Table

November 17, 2017 - Graduate Student Center
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Center

26th Annual Pa'Lante Thanksgiving Banquet

November 19, 2017 - Houston Hall
Sponsored by Lambda Upsilon Lambda

ConversAsians: Queerphobia in the API Community

December 1, 2017 - Pan-Asian American Community House
Sponsored by Penn Queer and Asian

Celebrating the Character of the Prophet (PBUH)

December 5, 2017 - ARCH Building
Sponsored by the Penn Muslim Life Program, Penn MSA, and SPARC Character Institute

#SISTREN: Is Art or Creative Expression a Right?

December 6, 2017 - Law School
Sponsored by #SISTREN

African American Arts Alliance Dessert Theatre

December 8, 2017 - New College House
Sponsored by New College House

Freedom's Weigh

December 10, 2017 - ARCH Room 208
Sponsored by The Departments of Africana Studies and English, The Center for Programs in Contemporary Writing, The Netter Center for Community Partnerships

HERstory Empowers Resilience (H.E.R.)

January 2017 - present (ongoing)
Sponsored by DuBois College House, Makuu: The Black Cultural Center, The Netter Center, The Gamma Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Sister Sister, and Powel Elementary School

Interfaith Trip to Women's March on Washington

January 21, 2017 - Washington, DC
Sponsored by Hillel and the Muslim Students Association

Harrison Reading Community: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

January 22, 2017 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by the Harrison Reading Community

Listening to Diversity

January 24, 2017 - Van Pelt Library
Sponsored by  the University Council Committee on Diversity & Equity, the Faculty Senate, and the Penn Forum for Women Faculty

Talking to our Children about Race and DIversity: A Discussion for Parents and Caregivers

January 26, 2017 - Family Resource Center, 3615 Locust Walk
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Center and Family Resource Center

Black Lives in Motion: A Film Series in Commemoration of Black History Month

February 1-28, 2017 - Gregory College House
Sponsored by Gregory College House

Why is Race So Hard to Talk About?

February 3, 2017 - Sansom West College House
Sponsored by Sansom West College House

Philadelphia Undergraduate Health Sympsosium

February 4, 2017 - Hall of Flags, Houston Hall
Sponsored by the Penn Undergraduate Health Coaltion

Politics in the Age of Trump: Speaking Across our Differences (Part 1)

February 7, 2017 - Cairn University
Sponsored by Cairn University and Penn GSE

Muslim Cool: Lecture and Book Signing

February 10, 2017 - Silverman Hall, Penn Law
Sponsored by Penn Sapelo

SP2 Penn Top 10 Talk - A Speaker Series on Social Impact

February 15, 2017 - University Club at Penn
Sponsored by the School of Social Policy and Practice and the University Club at Penn

Racism Amongst Minorities

February 16, 2017 - Golkin Room, Houston Hall
Sponsored by Students Confronting Racism and White Privilege

ConversAsians: Unpacking Valentine's Day

February 17, 2017 - LGBT Center
Sponsored by Penn Queer and Asian

Harrison Reading Community: The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace

February 19, 2017 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by the Harrison Reading Community

Festival Latinx 2017

February 19-26, 2017 - Various Locations across Campus
Sponsored by the 2017 Festival Latinx Committee

Stouffer Socially Just Technology Book Club

February 20 - April 7, 2017 - Stouffer College House
Sponsored by Stouffer College House and the Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education

Politics in the Age of Trump: Speaking Across our Differences (Part 2)

February 21, 2017 - Hall of Flags, Houston Hall
Sponsored by Cairn University and Penn GSE

38th Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum

February 24-25, 2017 - Graduate School of Education
Sponsored by the Center for Urban Ethnography

Academic Freedom and Free Speech in the Classroom: Opportunities, Tensions, Limits and the Implications for our Teaching

February 28, 2017 - Center for Teaching and Learning, Van Pelt Library
Sponsored by the Center for Teaching and Learning

ConversAsians: Privilege as Queer and API

March 17, 2017 - PAACH
Sponsored by Penn Queer and Asian

Fifth Annual Screening Scholarship Media Festival: On the Psyche and the Boundaries of the Political

March 17-18, 2017 - Various locations 
Sponsored by camra

Good Girls Marry Doctors Workshop

March 21, 2017 - ARCH 108
Sponsored by South Asian Women's Space, PAACH, Penn Association for Gender Equity, South Asia Society, and the Spice Collective

Agents of Change Screening and Discussion

March 22, 2017 - Rittenhouse Laboratories, 209 S 33rd Street
Sponsored by BGAPSA, B.I.G., and others

Implicit Bias Teach-In

March 22, 2017 - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by the Ernest E. Just Biomedical Society

A Conversation with Olympian Elizabeth Beisel

March 22, 2017 - Perry World House
Sponsored by the University Honor Council

Discussion on the National Museum of African American History and Culture

March 23, 2017 - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by W.E.B. Du Bois College House Cultural Production & Political Power Program

Cultural Competency Workshop

March 24-25, 2017
Sponsored by the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life's Diversity & Inclusion Board

Screening Social Justice: Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam

March 24, 2017 - The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street
Sponsored by The School of Social Policy and Practice

OWN IT UPenn Summit

March 25, 2017 - Meyerson Hall
Sponsored by OWN IT UPenn

Natives at Penn 8th Annual Powwow

March 25, 2017 - Houston Hall
Sponsored by Natives at Penn

Harrison Reading Community: Christ in Concrete

March 26, 2017 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by the Harrison Reading Community

Aspire Open Session

April 1, 2017 - ARCH 108
Sponsored by Asian Students Promoting Identtity, Reflection, and Education (ASPIRE) and Asian Pacific Student Coalition (APSC)

Annual Global Health Symposium 2017: Access to Health in Conflict Zones

April 3-6, 2017 - Various locations on campus
Sponsored by Penn Timmy Global Health and Med

Inclusive Teaching: A Community Conversation

April 7, 2017 - Kislak Center, Van Pelt Library
Sponsored by the Center for Teaching and Learning

Third Annual Latino Nurses Network Symposium

April 8, 2017 - School of Nursing
Sponsored by the Latino Nurses Network, Penn Nursing Science, and others

(Re)Form: Framework, Fallout, & Future of Women in Design

April 14, 2017 - Meyerson Hall
Sponsored by PennDesign Women in Architecture

Women Overcoming Barriers: Women Empowerment, Civil Wars & the Refugee Crisis

April 14, 2017 - Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium
Sponsored by Penn Africa Week

Muslim Student Association Family Fair

April 16, 2017 - 40th Street Field
Sponsored by Penn MSA

Harrison Reading Community: Killing and Dying

April 20, 2017 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by the Harrison Reading Community

BGAPSA End of Year Retreat

May 2017
Sponsored by the Black Graduate and Professional Students Association

Harrison Reading Community: Ghetto: The Invention of a Place, The History of an Idea

September 18, 2016 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by Harrison College House

Science and Race: Understanding the History Of Race and Science

September 21, 2016 - Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum
Sponsored by the Public Classroom @ Penn Museum

Penn Spectrum Weekend

September 23-25, 2016 - Various locations across campus
Sponsored by Penn Alumni

UMOJA Town Hall

September 25, 2016 - Houston Hall, Class of '49 Auditorium
Sponsored by UMOJA

Fighting for Visibility - An Asians in Media Panel

September 25, 2016 - Arch 208
Sponsored by The Asian Pacific Student Coalition, in collaboration with the Chinese Student's Association, Korean Student's Association, Penn Taiwanese Society, and Undergraduate Media & Entertainment Club

Science and Race: Biomedicine and Race

September 28, 2016 - Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum
Sponsored by the Public Classroom @ Penn Museum

Harrison Reading Community: How Does It Feel To Be a Problem? Being Young and Arab in America

October 16, 2016 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by Harrison College House

PAGE Presents: Body Love

October 18, 2016 - LGBT Center
Sponsored by the Penn Association for Gender Equity

Science and Race: Genetics and Race

October 26, 2016 - Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum
Sponsored by the Public Classroom @ Penn Museum

Unity Month: One Mic and Discussion

October 27, 2016 - Harrison College House Rooftop
Sponsored by the United Minorities Council

Unity Month: Building Community Panel with Books through Bars

November 3, 2016 - ARCH 208
Sponsored by the United Minorities Council

Politics on the American Campus: A Conversation About Student Protests and College Controversies

November 3, 2016 - Silverstein Forum, Stiteler Hall
Sponsored by the Graduate School of Education

Refresh: Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2016

November 8, 2016 - LGBT Center
Sponsored by Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2016

On Education: A Non Profit Panel: Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2016

November 9, 2016 - Arch 108
Sponsored by Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2016

Science and Race: Geography, Culture and Race

November 9, 2016 - Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum
Sponsored by the Public Classroom @ Penn Museum

Helen Zia: Asian American Dreams: Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2016

November 10, 2016 - Huntsman G60
Sponsored by Asian Pacific American Heritage Week 2016

Unity Month: Movements not Moments

November 10, 2016-November 11, 2016 - College Green
Sponsored by the United Minorities Council

The Afro-Latinx Experience: Philadelphia Stories

November 11, 2016-December 12, 2016 - W.E.B. Du Bois College House
Sponsored by The Amistad Gallery at the W.E.B. Du Bois College Hous

Science and Race: Violence and Race

November 16, 2016 - Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum
Sponsored by the Public Classroom @ Penn Museum

Integrated Studies Program Field Trip

November 17, 2016 - Masonic Temple, One North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Sponsored by the Integrated Studies Program

#BlackintheMSA: Penn Edition

November 30, 2016 - Houston Hall, Brachfield Hall
Sponsored by UMOJA and the Muslim Student Association

Harrison Reading Community: Fun Home

December 2, 2016 - Harrison College House
Sponsored by the Harrison Reading Community

Women in Religion

December 2, 2016 - Terrace Room, Cohen Hall
Sponsored by PRISM and the Penn Association for Gender Equity

CUBA: SHIFTING RELATIONS, ENDURING CULTURE

May 7, 2016 - Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE: A FILM AND CONVERSATION ABOUT THE IMPACT OF COMBAT TRAUMA

April 20, 2016 - Fitts Auditorium, Law School

PHILOSOPHY AND ENGAGEMENT CONFERENCE

April 9-10, 2016 - 402 Cohen Hall

ROSA CLEMENTE: IF I WERE PRESIDENT

April 8, 2016 - G17 Cohen Hall

JUSTICE + SPACE SYMPOSIUM

April 2-3, 2016 - PennDesign, Lower Gallery

UP SOUTH & BLACK BOTTOM: UNDERSTANDING INSTITUTIONAL GROWTH FROM COMMUNITY PERSPECTIVES

March 30, 2016 - Amado Room, Irvine Auditorium

A FILM SERIES ON DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS AND CONTENTIOUS TOPICS IN CONTEMPORARY CINEMA

February 22-26, 2016 - Gregory College House

BLACK LIVES MATTER ARTS SHOWCASE

February 12, 2016 - Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum

A FACULTY/STUDENT CONVERSATION ABOUT RACE, RESPECT, AND CLASSROOM CULTURE

January 27, 2016 - Fitts Auditorium, Law School

LAWS WITHOUT MORALS ARE VAIN: A PANEL ON OPEN EXPRESSION

January 26, 2016 - ARCH Auditorium

HOW DO I RESPOND? A PRACTICAL WORKSHOP FOR DEALING WITH RACIALIZED SITUATIONS IN EVERYDAY LIFE

January 21, 2016 - Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium

SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND TRAUMA IN CONFLICT: RETHINKING THE COST OF WAR

December 3, 2015 - Silverman 245A, Law School

CHILDREN OF ABRAHAM: ART AND GLOBAL RELIGIONS 

November 20, 2015 - Arthur Ross Gallery

FEMINISM 101

November 12, 2015 - Huntsman Hall

ACADEMIC FREEDOM NOW: A SYMPOSIUM MARKING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SCOTT NEARING AFFAIR 

October 27, 2015 - Kislak Center, Van Pelt Library

FROM SETBACK TO SUCCESS: THE VIRTUES OF FAILING

October 20, 2015 - Huntsman Hall, Wharton School

A CONVERSATION WITH JON BATISTE

October 17, 2015 - City Tap House

AYAD AKHTAR: A CONVERSATION ON RELIGION, CLASS, AND RACE

October 13, 2015 - Kelly Writers House

HAVING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS IN THE ACADEMY

April 14, 2015 - Fitts Auditorium, Law School