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The Fierce Urgency of Now: Education in West Philadelphia

February 27, 2017

Golkin Room, Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce Street

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

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: or 215-898-2020