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2017-2018

Fall 2017

2016-2017

Fall 2016

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 House

 
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

 

Spring 2017

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 MedX


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

 

2015-2016

Fall 2015

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

Spring 2016

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

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