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September 27 - October 26, 2020

Monday, September 28

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Ellen Cushman

Ellen Cushman of Northeastern University will be discussing her article "Translingual and Decolonial Approaches to Meaning Making" (College English, January...

9am
Virtual Event
2020 Purdue University Midwest Graduate School Summit

This is a great opportunity for undergrads from multiple institutions in the Midwest to come and meet with representatives of the School of Public Policy to...

3pm
Virtual Event
Participating in Group Work: What to Expect & How to Get Involved

Are you an international student who wants to contribute more to classroom discussions and in group projects? IN THIS WORKSHOP, YOU WILL: Improve your...

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 29

Power in My Hand:  Celebrating Women's Suffrage

In honor of the centennial of Women’s Suffrage, "Power in My Hand" will feature some 25 works by women artists drawn from the permanent collection. The title...

Professional Development Power Hour with Dr. Vilna Bashi Treitler: "Joy and Pain: Surviving Academic Life"

Dr. Vilna Bashi Treitler is a sociologist and visual artist, as well as Professor and Chair of the Department of Black Studies and Professor of Sociology at...

12pm
Virtual Event
Speak UP

Speak UP is an advanced English speaking group designed for international undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and fellows. Speak UP aims to...

3:15pm
Virtual Event
Myth of Black on Black Crime in the Face of Police Brutality

Panelists: Tamika Mallory, Carl Wesley, Muhibb Dyer, Kawanba Nixon, Jasiri X, Carlos Wiley Moderated by Bakari Kitwana Sponsored by the Paul Robeson...

Vanguard Virtual Information Session

Join the PSUEA during its weekly general body meeting as Vanguard presents this virtual information session. This event will share information surrounding...

8pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 30

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
2020 Indiana University of Pennsylvania Fall Career Expo and Grad Fair

This is a great opportunity for IUP undergrads to come and meet with representatives of the School of Public Policy to learn more about our Master of Public...

10am
Virtual Event
Nado Rasolondrainy

Nado Rasolondrainy speaks on "Decision-Making in the Face of Climate Variability and Intergroup Conflicts, Southwest Madagascar, Sixteenth–Nineteenth...

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 1

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Lunch and Learn: Careers in Space: The Liberal Arts Majors who will get us to Mars

Space anthropologist. Space psychologist. Space lawyer. From economics to communications to public policy, liberal arts majors are critical to the space...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Recruiter Virtual Office Hours - GEICO

Virtually meet with the GEICO recruiter to learn more about the organization, positions, and application process. Employer Office Hours are organized by the...

2pm
Virtual Event
Virginia Eubanks, author of Automating Inequality

The Rock Ethics Institute’s 2020 Richard B. Lippin Lecture in Ethics will feature Virginia Eubanks, author of the award-winning book Automating Inequality:...

Friday, October 2

2020 Susquehanna University Virtual Career Fest Day 2

This is a great opportunity for Susquehanna undergrads to come and meet with representatives of the School of Public Policy to learn more about our Master of...

11am
Virtual Event
Speak UP

Speak UP is an advanced English speaking group designed for international undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and fellows. Speak UP aims to...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Fall 2020 Colloquium

Karma Chávez, The University of Texas at Austin

Fall 2020 Philosophy Talks

Anthony Steinbock, Stony Brook University

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 3

CLA Language Teaching Forum

Presented by Margaret Malone

10am
Virtual Event

Monday, October 5

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Virtual Book Club: Beyond Civility

From the pundits to the polls, nearly everyone seems to agree that US politics have rarely been more fractious, and calls for a return to “civil discourse”...

4pm
Virtual Event
Strategies for Critical Reading

Are you an international student who wants to improve your reading skills? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Understand how critical reading helps you prepare...

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 6

Speak UP

Speak UP is an advanced English speaking group designed for international undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and fellows. Speak UP aims to...

3:15pm
Virtual Event
Social Impact Careers

Are you interested in helping the common good? Making a difference in your community? Explore careers that allow you to make a social impact. Join a panel...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 7

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
2020 Mercyhurst University Graduate School Fair

This is a great opportunity for Mercyhurst undergrads to come and meet with representatives of the School of Public Policy to learn more about our Master of...

11am
Virtual Event
On-the-Fly Text Analysis with Voyant Tools

Incorporating computational text analysis in your research or classroom might seem scary, but it doesn't have to be! In this workshop you will learn how to...

Career Conversations: FBI Supervisor

Join us for an informal alumni conversation to learn about a variety of career journeys. John Warrington is a Supervisory Special Agent with the Federal...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 8

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event

Friday, October 9

Speak UP

Speak UP is an advanced English speaking group designed for international undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and fellows. Speak UP aims to...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Mary Ann Shadd Cary Symposia Series—The Power of Black Art

Join us as we celebrate the legacy of Mary Ann Shadd Cary, pioneering educator, first Black woman editor in North America, and first Black woman to attend...

Fall 2020 Colloquium

Armond Towns, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill "Black “Matter” Lives"

2:30pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 12

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Navigating Technology in the Workplace

Join Altria Leadership as we navigate in a virtual lens. Navigating Technology In The Workplace will walk students though seeking job opportunities, applying...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Nick Jones on Seeing Race in Early Modern Iberia

Nick Jones (Bucknell University), on "Staging Habla de Negros in Iberian Early Modernity" The Comparative Literature Luncheon is a weekly informal lunchtime...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Voting Panel

This event is sponsored by the Liberal Arts Undergraduate Council. For the second time, the College of the Liberal Arts has chosen a theme around which it...

5pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 13

Recruiter Virtual Office Hours - POLITICO

Virtually meet with the POLITICO recruiter to learn more about the organization, positions, and application process. Register through the event posting in...

11am
Virtual Event
Preparing Academic Slide Presentations: Tips for Design

Are you an international student who needs help designing a slide presentation? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Gain research-based insights into designing...

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 14

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Incorporating Sources in Academic Writing: Understanding Plagiarism

Do you worry about using citations correctly in your academic writing? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Learn strategies to avoid plagiarism in the United...

11:15am
Virtual Event
Center for Democratic Deliberation Lecture: Hui Wu

Topic: A Woman Teacher of Rhetoric in Ancient China: Ban Zhao and Her Impact on Modern Gender Perceptions Abstract: Dr. Hui Wu's speech is about how Ban...

12pm
Virtual Event
Joshua Cohen

Joshua Cohen from The City College of New York talks about "African Modernity and Picasso's African Influences". Co-sponsored by the Department of Art History

12:30pm
Virtual Event
VIRTUAL Information Session for Majors and Minors

Are you curious about the world of work – and how you can improve it? Feeling worried that the pandemic could threaten your future internships and career...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 15

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
CineClube Virtual Presents, "Wasteland"

Fala português? Gosta dos filmes brasilerios? Join us for a virtual film club this fall! All films available through streaming services. Contact Krista Brune...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Graduate Internship Program Applications Due

Recognizing that graduate students in the humanities and social sciences have highly sought-after writing, communication, and quantitative skills that can...

Myriam Gurba

The cultural critic, essayist, and author will deliver the Hispanic Heritage Month keynote address via Zoom.

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 16

African Studies Virtual Forum: Decoloniality and Southern Epistemologies--Tommaso Milani

The African Studies Virtual Forum 2020–2021 led by Dr. Sinfree Makoni seeks to decenter hegemonic epistemologies and to decolonize the Western canon to...

Monday, October 19

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
The People, Power, and Money Behind the U.S. Census: A Conversation with NPR's Hansi Lo Wang

RSVP for the Zoom webinar: democracy.psu.edu/census It may not get as much attention as elections, but the once-a-decade head count of every person living...

4pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 20

HI: Resident Lecture Series, Bradford Vivian

The Subject of Children in U.S. Public Memory: Citizenship, Empathy, and Trauma This presentation develops conceptual arguments that frame my...

Luis A. Ortiz López (Universidad de Puerto) presents, El continuo etno-dialectal domirriqueño y su contexto histórico y sociolingüístico

We are honored to have Professor Luis A. Ortiz López (Universidad de Puerto Rico) giving a lecture entitled, "El continuo etno-dialectal domirriqueño y su...

4pm
Virtual Event
Student Organization Fair

Students will have the opportunity to meet representatives from various Liberal Arts student organizations. Students will be able to join as many Zoom...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 21

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Organizing and Managing Sources for Academic Writing

Are you an international student who is preparing research papers or literature reviews? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Learn strategies to organize and...

11:15am
Virtual Event
Strategies for Career and Leadership Success

Don't miss the next episode of our virtual series, "Strategies for Career and Leadership Success." This month, we're talking about navigating organizational...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Sport Protest Panel

For the second time, the College of the Liberal Arts has chosen a theme around which it has planned courses, lectures, presentations, and events. This year’s...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Fall 2020 Virtual Filmabend

Join the German Graduate Student Organization and the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures as we present this semester’s selection of...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 22

History Roundtable on “The Women’s Suffragist Movement and the 19th Amendment”

History Roundtable discussion on “The Women’s Suffragist Movement and the 19th Amendment” with Cathleen Cahill, associate professor of history at Penn...

Virtual Event
The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Marathon Read: Voices of Power in Women’s Activism

Voices of Power in Women’s Activism This year’s Marathon Read will celebrate the work of female writers and activists to expand political, social, and...

10am
Virtual Event
Master of Public Policy Program Webinar

Join us for one of our upcoming webinar sessions about Penn State's Master of Public Policy degree program. Our enrollment and advising manager, a current...

Friday, October 23

CRELLT Invited Online Lecture: Olcay Sert

The Center for English Language Learning and Teaching (CRELLT) presents a lecture by Olcay Sert (Mälardalen University, Sweden) on Friday, October 23, 2020....

Focus on Pronunciation: The Sounds of American English

Do you want to improve your English pronunciation? WE WILL HELP YOU: Learn which sounds make your spoken English easier to understand Hear clear...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Fall 2020 Philosophy Talks

William Remley, Saint Peter's University

Monday, October 26

The Center for Black Digital Research Write On Sites

We are thrilled to introduce our first series of virtual “Write-on-Sites” for the Center for Black Digital Research. This series provides dedicated writing...

7am
Virtual Event
Career Diversity Panel and Discussion

The College of the Liberal Arts will host a panel discussion with successful Liberal Arts doctorates in non-academic careers. Our guests will discuss how...

10am
Virtual Event
28th Annual National Symposium on Family Issues

Causes and Consequences of Parent-Child Separations: Pathways to Resilience The symposium will focus on circumstances of parent-child separation that have...

September 27 - October 26, 2020

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