The Fierce Urgency of Now: Education in West Philadelphia - Feb. 27

02/27/2017 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The Fierce Urgency of Now:

Education in West Philadelphia

 

A Black History Month program co-sponsored by the Netter Center for Community Partnerships and the African-American Resource Center

Monday, February 27, 2017

 

5:00-7:00pm

Location: Golkin Room, Houston Hall

3417 Spruce Street

 

Panel & Discussion

Free and open to the public

Food will be served

 

Opening Remarks

  • Dr. Valerie Dorsey Allen (SW'93, GRS'10), Director of Penn’s African-American Resource Center

Panel Discussion

  • Glenn Bryan (C'74, SW'76), Assistant Vice President of Community Relations, Penn Office of Government and Community Affairs (moderator)
  • Glen Casey (C'17), Penn Undergraduate
  • Eric Grimes, Activist, Speaker, Trainer, Educator
  • Dr. William Hayes, Principal, Mastery East Camden Middle School & Mastery High School of Camden
  • Anea Moore (C'19), Penn Undergraduate 

Small Group Discussion

Concluding Remarks

  • Dr. Ira Harkavy (C'70, GR'79), Associate Vice President and Founding Director of Penn’s Netter Center for Community Partnerships

 

 

For more information please contact Isabel Sampson-Mapp: sammapp@upenn.edu or 215-898-2020

 

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