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Monday Sep 5th, 2022

Picture a Scientist

A Documentary on Women in Science
Despite the minimal news coverage, sexual harassment and gender inequality against women are no less prevalent in science than they are in pop culture and corporate America.

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Wednesday Sep 14th, 2022

The Fruits of Empire: Art, Food, and the Politics of Race in the Age of American Expansion

Shana Reisig Klein (Kent State University) will give a public talk based on her recently published monograph, a history of American expansion through the lens of art and food. 
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Tuesday Sep 20th, 2022

Fighting an Ancient Evil: America’s Response to Rising Anti-Semitism

America’s former anti-Semitism czar will discuss some of the ways in which the age-old hatred of Jews manifests in our world today and the key initiatives needed to win the battle against this evil that threatens us all. 

A dessert reception will follow Mr. Carr’s lecture.

Registration is required by September 12.

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Tuesday Sep 27th, 2022

Lonely in a Crowded (Locker) Room: Science from Isolation and Inclusion

Casper Voyles, PhD
GATHER Fellow, Drexel Dornsife School of Public Health

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Wednesday Sep 28th, 2022

The Future of Black & Other Projects: An Evening with Poet and Scholar Len Lawson

Join Len Lawson, the author of Chime (Get Fresh Books, 2019) and Before the Night Wakes You (Finishing Line Press, 2017). He is also co-editor of Hand in Hand: Poets Respond to Race (Muddy Ford Press, 2017) and The Future of Black: Afrofuturism and Black Comics Poetry (Blair Press, 2021).

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