Thursday, November 7 | 1 - 2p.m. | Center for Business and Industry C2-28
Learn how Comcast and NBCUniversal implement sustainable business strategies that benefit communities with Susan Jin Davis, chief sustainability officer at Comcast Corperation.
A longtime leader in her field, Ms. Jin Davis has more than 25 years of experience in the communications, media and technology industry. She is involved in Comcast’s digital literacy and diversity efforts, and serves on boards that support students and education.
Jacqueline Woodson’s National Book Award Finalist novel, Another Brooklyn, reads like prose poetry, while Brown Girl Dreaming is a memoir in verse. Discover how she melds genres in her works. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., and the program will start at 9:40 a.m. Book signing to follow.
Co-sponsored with the Free Library of Philadelphia and the College’s Diversity Book Club
Join us for a Diversity Book Club discussion of Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson. Genre, Inspiration and Process: A Reading and Conversation with One Book, One Philadelphia author Jacqueline Woodson will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 9:30 to 11:10 a.m. in the Center for Business and Industry, Room C2-28. The program is presented by the College's Poets and Writers Festival, the Free Library of Philadelphia's One Book, One Philadelphia Program and the Diversity Book Club.
Join us on Nov. 15 at 8 a.m. in the Center for Business and Industry on 18th and Callowhill streets for the 10th anniversary of this student-driven research initiative aimed at developing a better understanding of the snitching phenomenon. Students in the project organized focus groups around the city to learn why people are hesitant to cooperate with police to solve crimes.
Hosted by the College's Fox Rothschild Center for Law & Society
Did you know that Pennsylvania has some of the most unfair congressional districts in the country? Come to this informative presentation from FairDistrictsPA to learn why gerrymandering is one of the most important threats to our democracy.