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).

Philadelphia World Heritage Stories

2017-10-07 16:00 2017-10-07 17:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Philadelphia World Heritage Stories Dr. Melissa Stevens, World Heritage Coordinator, Global Philadelphia Association: Teaching cultural awareness and heritage appreciation through storytelling. Maureen Cotterill DD/MM/YYYY

Philadelphia World Heritage Stories: Teaching Cultural Awareness and Heritage Appreciation through Storytelling, presented by Dr. Melissa Stevens, World Heritage Coordinator, Global Philadelphia Association, as the closing event of the Teacher Research & Knowledge: A celebration of Literacy Conference at Penn’s Houston Hall.

 

This event sponsored by the Urban Teaching Apprenticeship Program.


Event Contact

Maureen Cotterill
maureenc@upenn.edu

Moonlight Movie Screening

2017-09-29 17:00 2017-09-29 19:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Moonlight Movie Screening DD/MM/YYYY

Join GSE Student Affairs and GSE Student Government for a screening of Moonlight, Academy Award Winner for Best Picture in 2017, 'a 2016 American coming-of-age drama film that explores the difficulties the main character faces with his sexuality and identity'.  
Dinner will be provided.  Please register here so we can best accommodate for dinner. *Registration not required to attend.

Details:

Friday, September 29th, 2017

5pm - 7pm

GSE 203

National Museum of African American History and Culture Visit

2017-12-01 08:45 2017-12-01 21:00 15 Penn GSE Event: National Museum of African American History and Culture Visit DD/MM/YYYY

GSE Student Affairs will host a trip to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in D.C. Friday, December 1st, 2017.  As space is limited, there will be an $10 fee to participate in this trip. 

Departure: GSE @ 8:50am

Return: GSE @ 9:00pm

Boxed lunch will be provided.

Registration details will be released in October.

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

 

Diversity and Inclusion Focus Group

2017-09-15 12:00 2017-09-15 13:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Diversity and Inclusion Focus Group Join us for lunch and to discuss what you want to see from GSE's diversity and inclusion programming and efforts this year. DD/MM/YYYY

GSE Student Affairs wants to hear from you!  Join us for lunch and to discuss what you want to see from GSE's diversity and inclusion programming and efforts this year.

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

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

 

Dialogue on Diversifying Diversity Series ‘17-’18

2017-11-17 16:00 2017-11-17 18:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Dialogue on Diversifying Diversity Series ‘17-’18 Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY

Take up Space!  Self Efficacy and Student Experiences: A Case Studies Approach to Understanding Aggressions and Biases in Higher Ed Spaces

Join us for Workshop 3, a case studies based discussion on diversity and international experiences. Workshop 3 will focus on exploring and unpacking students' own experiences at higher education institutions like GSE.

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


Event Contact

Uyen Ha
uha@gse.upenn.edu

Dialogue on Diversifying Diversity Series ‘17-’18

2017-09-22 16:00 2017-09-22 18:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Dialogue on Diversifying Diversity Series ‘17-’18 Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY

What Happened and How Do We Talk About?

Workshop 1 will present an overview of the current climate of the U.S. and will build upon programming offered at International Student Orientation.  

Facilitators will provide a brief overview of terms and language used when discussing diversity in the U.S.  Space will be provided to discuss recent events that have affected Penn students. 

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: DACA

2017-09-07 18:00 2017-09-07 20:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Let's Talk: DACA Join GSE Student Affairs in processing and discussing the impacts of Trump's administration's decision to terminate DACA on our students and communities. DD/MM/YYYY

Let's Talk: DACA

Join GSE Student Affairs in processing and discussing the impacts of Trump's administration's decision to end DACA and how we hope to move forward towards valuing and prioritizing inclusiveness at GSE.  All students are welcome.

Dinner will be provided.

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

 

Hidden Figures Screening

2017-04-13 19:00 2017-04-13 21:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Hidden Figures Screening DD/MM/YYYY

Join GSE Student Affairs and GSE Student Government for a screening of Hidden Figures, 'a 2016 American biographical drama film about African American female mathematicians who worked at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) during the Space Race'.  

Dinner will be provided.  Please register here so we can best accommodate for dinner.

Date: Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Time: 7pm - 9:30pm

Diversity & Inclusion Focus Group

2017-04-20 12:00 2017-04-20 13:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Diversity & Inclusion Focus Group DD/MM/YYYY

Want to help shape Penn GSE's diversity and inclusion programming for next year?  GSE Student Affairs has begun planning new diversity and inclusion initiatives for next year and we want your input!  Join us for this focus group to share your ideas and help bring them to fruition at Penn GSE.

Lunch will be provided.  Please register here so we can best accommodate for lunch.

Date: Thursday, April 20th

Time: 12pm-1pm

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