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October 27 - November 25, 2020

Tuesday, October 27

Criminal Justice, Policy, and Intelligence Career Expo

A small virtual gathering of local, state, and federal agencies as well as graduate programs to discuss opportunities and career paths.

10am
Virtual Event
Dr. Kinitra Brooks

Kinitra Brooks is the Audrey and John Leslie Endowed Chair in Literary Studies in the Department of English at Michigan State University. Dr. Brooks...

12pm
Virtual Event
HI: Resident Lecture Series, Patricia Jabbeh Wesley

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley's project is to collect, compile, edit, and anthologize the literary works, including poetry, short stories, and photographs of...

Giving Academic Slide Presentations: Tips for Clear Delivery

Are you an international student looking for help to prepare for an upcoming academic presentation? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Develop strategies to...

3:30pm
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...

Wednesday, October 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
All-Staff Meeting: Networking for Introverts with Lynn Atanasoff

Do you feel exhausted by the thought of networking? It doesn't have to feel that way. Next to public speaking, many people would rate the idea of initiating...

10am
Virtual Event
Writing Abstracts for Papers and Conferences

Are you an international student having trouble writing an abstract? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Consider the purpose and goal of the abstract as a...

11am
Virtual Event
Jeremy Engels, Barry Director of the Paterno Fellows Program and professor of communication arts and sciences

"The Ethics of Oneness in a World of Pain" by Jeremy Engels "We are all one" ... it’s a common refrain. Talk of oneness tends toward platitudes that make...

Lunch with Honors, October 28

Join us as Hailley Fargo, Student Engagement Coordinator, Penn State University Libraries, presents "More Than Just a Space: Academic Libraries in a...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Screening and Discussion on PBS/American Experience‘s The Vote

The evening will include a 35-minute screening of a clip on the 1913 Washington Parade from American Experience‘s The Vote. This will be followed by a...

Thursday, October 29

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 Bennett Lecture in Prevention Science

Dorothy Espelage, Ph.D. William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Education University of North Carolina Chapel Hill "Addressing Bullying and School...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
AFAM's Teach-in for Black Struggle

In recent months, millions of people have rebelled against anti-Black violence and social inequality. Join the Department of African American Studies for a...

5pm
Virtual Event
German Club meeting

German club is for students of all majors and minors who want to learn more about the German language, culture, history, etc. We have students who are fluent...

6:15pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Career Workshop Sponsored by the LER Alumni Board

The School of Labor and Employment Relations will sponsor a Virtual Student/Alumni Career Workshop on Thursday, October 29, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. LER alumni...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 30

Focus on Pronunciation: Syllables and Stress in American English

Do you want to improve your English pronunciation? WE WILL HELP YOU: Understand how and when to stress syllables Practice common patterns of word...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Applied Linguistics Roundtable

The Center for Research on English Language Learning and Teaching (CRELLT) in the Department of Applied Linguistics presents "CEAPP: Tour of the Tool and...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Fall 2020 Colloquium

Soo-Hye Han

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Alison Phipps and Piki Diamond

Alison Phipps from the University of Glasgow and Piki Diamond of the Auckland University of Technology speak on "Decolonizing Multilingualism"

5pm
Virtual Event

Monday, November 2

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

Wednesday, November 4

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
Preparing to Write a Literature Review

Are you looking for help with an upcoming literature review? IN THIS WORKSHOP, YOU WILL: Discuss the purpose and goals of the literature review as a...

11am
Virtual Event
Corpus Analysis with AntConc

Corpus analysis is a form of text analysis, which allows you to make comparisons between textual objects at a large scale (so-called ‘distant reading’). It...

Thursday, November 5

Fall 2020 Philosophy Talks

The Roundtable for Black Feminist and Womanist Theory

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
Integrated Undergraduate/Graduate Program (IUG) Master of Public Policy Info Session

Join us for an upcoming webinar session about Penn State's Accelerated Integrated Undergraduate/Graduate (IUG) program that allows students to complete their...

Lunch and Learn: Careers in Lobbying

Bring your own lunch and join us for a discussion on careers in lobbying from our own alumnus, Jake Plevelich. He is a 2013 graduate in history and...

12:15pm
Virtual Event

Friday, November 6

Fall 2020 Philosophy Talks

The Roundtable for Black Feminist and Womanist Theory

Virtual Event
Program for the 2020 Global Bergsonism Research Project Webinar

Note 1: Participation in the Webinar is by invitation only. In order to receive the invitation for the Webinar, please email Leonard Lawlor, lul19@psu.edu,...

8:45am
Virtual Event
Health Policy Administration B.S./Master of Public Policy IUG Info Session

Join us for an upcoming webinar session about Penn State's Accelerated Integrated Undergraduate/Graduate program (IUG) program that allows students to...

Political Science Colloquium Lightning Talks: John Gastil and Ben Johnson

John Gastil (Communications Arts and Sciences) and Ben Johnson (Penn State Law) John Gastil Distinguished Professor in Communication Arts and Sciences and...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Focus on Pronunciation: The Rhythm of American English

Do you want to improve your English pronunciation? WE WILL HELP YOU: Learn the importance of thought groups, focus words, and pausing Understand why...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Student Leadership Workshop

Dr. Michael Abelson, a ’72 psychology alumnus and founder and CEO of The Abelson Group, will lead a leadership workshop for Penn State students in November....

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, November 7

Fall 2020 Philosophy Talks

The Roundtable for Black Feminist and Womanist Theory

Virtual Event

Monday, November 9

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
Book Launch: “Survival on the Margins: Polish Jewish Refugees in the Wartime Soviet Union

This event is sponsored by the Department of History and the Jewish Studies Program. It is for Eliyana Adler's book launch. There will be three guest...

12pm
Virtual Event
Cajetan Iheka on Postcolonial Afro-Caribbean Literature

Cajetan Nwabueze Iheka (Yale University) on Postcolonial Afro-Caribbean Literature The Comparative Literature Luncheon is a weekly informal lunchtime...

12:15pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 10

StrengthsFinder: Understanding Your Strengths

Exploring future careers? Considering your major or adding a minor? Find a way to learn more about you! The Penn State College of the Liberal Arts provides...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 11

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
Writing Effective Literature Reviews

Are you an international student looking for in-depth strategies to organize your literature review? IN THIS WORKSHOP, YOU WILL: Consider the forms and...

11am
Virtual Event
Ana Cooke, assistant professor of English at Penn State

"Conflicting Trauma: Collaborative Uptake of Complex PTSD" by Ana Cooke Contemporary public discourse is increasingly shaped by conflicts surrounding how...

Mare Sarr

Mare Sarr on "Who Benefits from Climate-Friendly Agriculture? The Marginal Returns to a Rainfed System of Rice Intensification in Tanzania"

12:45pm
Virtual Event
Career Conversations: International Market Research

Join us for an informal alumni conversation to learn about a variety of career journeys. Jeff Resnick, Chief Operating Officer, NAXION Jeff brings over 30...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 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
African Studies Global Virtual Forum–Jean Comaroff

Jean Comaroff speaks on "Theory from the South: Or, how Euro-America is Evolving Toward Africa"

9am
Virtual Event
CineClube Virtual Presents, "Que horas ela volta"

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
German Club meeting

German club is for students of all majors and minors who want to learn more about the German language, culture, history, etc. We have students who are fluent...

6:15pm
Virtual Event

Friday, November 13

Fall 2020 Philosophy Talks

Genocide and the Logic of Political Modernity Conference

Virtual Event
Integrated Undergraduate/Graduate Program (IUG) Master of Public Policy Info Session

Join us for an upcoming webinar session about Penn State's Accelerated Integrated Undergraduate/Graduate (IUG) program that allows students to complete their...

Political Science Colloquium - Sandra Gonzalez-Bailón

Sandra González-Bailón is an associate professor at the Annenberg School for Communication, and affiliated faculty at the Warren Center for Network and Data...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Focus on Pronunciation: Intonation in American English

Do you want to improve your English pronunciation? WE WILL HELP YOU: Understand how and why intonation — the musical “flow” of English— is as important...

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Monday, November 16

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
Political Science Colloquium - Sandra Gonzalez-Bailon

Sandra Gonzalez-Bailon, University of Pennsylvania (co-hosted with C-SoDA) Sandra González-Bailón is an associate professor at the Annenberg School for...

12:15pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 18

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
Writing about Data and Results in Research Papers

Are you having trouble planning your data commentary? THIS WORKSHOP WILL HELP YOU: Learn useful language for writing data commentaries relating to...

11am
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...

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, November 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
Charlie Dent: The Future of the Republican Party

Rep. Dent served in the U.S. House for 13 years representing Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley. A lifelong Republican, he was the chair of the House Ethics...

Monday, November 23

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

Wednesday, November 25

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

October 27 - November 25, 2020

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