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Women of Color in Academia Panel and Dinner

2018-03-29 22:00 2018-03-30 00:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Women of Color in Academia Panel and Dinner Uyen Ha DD/MM/YYYY
Thursday, March 29, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
3417 Spruce St, Houston Hall, Bodek Lounge

To celebrate and honor Women's History Month, we would like to invite you to the Women of Color in Academia Panel and Dinner.  Enjoy a nice dinner with some of Penn's distinguished women of color faculty/staff/administrator and hear them discuss their breadth of experiences, diverse expertise, and varied paths to their current roles/positions in academia.  This is a great opportunity to learn about challenges they have faced as women of color along the way, how they overcame them, and the wisdom and advice they have to share about how to engage and navigate spaces inside and outside of the academy. 


o   Donita Brady, PhD —  Medicine

o   Vivian Gadsden, EdD — Education

o   Kelsey Jones, PhD — Education

o   Fariha Khan, PhD —  Asian American Studies

o   Monica Monroe, JD —  Law

o   Ileana Perez-Rodriguez, PhD — Arts and Sciences

*This event is open to ALL Penn graduate students, however you may identify.

Please RSVP to help us plan for the dinner. 

Our generous sponsors: Community Impact Fund, GSE Students Affairs, SASgov, BGSA, PGWISE, GSEG, BGAPSA, WSDM, Synergy Fund, GSE Student Government, and the Elizabeth Blackwell Society.

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Uyen Ha