Diversity/Inclusion/Social Justice

Use the Diversity/Inclusion/Social Justice tag for events that promote diversity or focus on topics of diversity, inclusion, and/or social justice (including but not limited to race, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, class, etc).

Black History Month Celebration

2018-02-23 20:45 2018-02-23 22:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Black History Month Celebration Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY

GSE Student Affairs invites you to celebrate Black History Month with us!  Enjoy food and music with the company of your GSE community!  

Also, consider joining us beforehand for the #SayHerName and the Fight for Intersectional Feminism workshop facilitated by Charlotte Jacobs, Ph.D. from 6:30PM - 8:30PM.

Please RSVP help us plan for dinner. *Registration not required to attend.


Event Contact

Uyen Ha
uha@gse.upenn.edu

Lunar New Year Dinner

2018-02-20 18:00 2018-02-20 20:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Lunar New Year Dinner Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY

To celebrate Lunar New Year, GSE Student Affairs, GSE Student Government, PAAGSA, Community Impact Fund, and GAPSA are sponsoring a dinner for the G12 community.  Lunar New Year is a major festival that serves to welcome the new year and to bring luck and prosperity to people.   It is celebrated by millions of people, spanning different countries, cultures and beliefs, who follow the lunar calendar.   Because many students are from countries and cultures that partake in this celebration, it is important that we are able to provide them with an opportunity to co


Event Contact

Uyen Ha
uha@gse.upenn.edu

#SayHerName and the Fight for Intersectional Feminism

2018-02-23 18:30 2018-02-23 20:30 15 Penn GSE Event: #SayHerName and the Fight for Intersectional Feminism Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY

The recent years have been full of social protests and movements highlighting the way that people of color (#BlackLivesMatter) and women (#MeToo) continue to be targets of police violence, sexual harassment, and biased policies.  Often absent from the conversation are the experiences of women of color and their interactions with institutions such as the law, education, and the government.


Event Contact

Uyen Ha
uha@gse.upenn.edu

Dialogue on Diversifying Diversity - Interracial and Cross-Cultural Relationship Part 2: Global Beauty Standards and Dating

2018-02-16 16:00 2018-02-16 18:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Dialogue on Diversifying Diversity - Interracial and Cross-Cultural Relationship Part 2: Global Beauty Standards and Dating Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY

This workshop will be an opportunity for us to discuss how we combat racist ideologies and advocate for our identities when dating across cultural, racial, and identity group boundaries.  We will also discuss global beauty standards through the concepts of colorism, fetishization, and common sexual stereotypes to gain increased awareness of the sources of our aesthetic standards and work toward decolonizing our standards of beauty.

Faciliators: Ayoung Lee (M.S.Ed '14) and Lauren Scicluna (M.S.Ed '16)


Event Contact

Uyen Ha
uha@gse.upenn.edu

Let's Talk: Crises & Us

2017-10-19 18:00 2017-10-19 19:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Let's Talk: Crises & Us DD/MM/YYYY

Join GSE Student Affairs for a dialogue about the crises that have occurred since our school year began from.  We, as future leaders of and in education, cannot afford to be desensitized to them.  We must be relentless in our work if we are to change the trajectory of our country.  Let's have a conversation about what that means/looks like to you.

Dinner will be provided.  To help us plan for dinner, please register here.  *Registration not required to attend.

The Big Sick Screening

2017-11-10 17:00 2017-11-10 19:00 15 Penn GSE Event: The Big Sick Screening Uyen DD/MM/YYYY

Join GSE Student Affairs for a screening of The Big Sick, "a 2017 American romantic comedy film that follows an interracial couple that has to deal with their cultural differences."
GSE community welcome!  

Dinner will be provided.  Please register here so we can best accommodate for dinner. *Registration not required to attend.

Questions? Email Uyen at uha@gse.upenn.edu

 


Event Contact

Uyen
uha@gse.upenn.edu

Latinx Heritage Month Celebration

2017-10-12 18:00 2017-10-12 20:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Latinx Heritage Month Celebration Uyen DD/MM/YYYY

GSE Student Government and GSE Student Affairs invite you to celebrate Latinx Heritage Month with us!  Enjoy food, music, and traditional games with the company of your GSE community!  

Also, consider helping us to raise money for Puerto Rico by bringing donations.

To help us plan for dinner, please register here. *Registration not required to attend.

Questions? Email Uyen at uha@gse.upenn.edu

 


Event Contact

Uyen
uha@gse.upenn.edu

Constance E. Clayton Lecture: Dr. Walter Gilliam

2017-10-19 16:30 2017-10-19 16:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Constance E. Clayton Lecture: Dr. Walter Gilliam The Racial Empowerment Collaborative presents Dr. Walter Gilliam, Yale University: Do Early Educators’ Implicit Biases of Sex and Race Relate to Preschool Expulsions and Suspensions? Danielle Siwek DD/MM/YYYY

Constance E. Clayton 19th Annual Lecture Series

Sponsored by the Racial Empowerment Collaborative

Do Early Educators’ Implicit Biases of Sex and Race Relate to Preschool Expulsions and Suspensions?

featuring

Dr. Walter Gilliam
Associate Professor Child Psychiatry and Psychology

Director, Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy


Event Contact

Danielle Siwek
dsiwek@upenn.edu
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