Loading Events

Event Details

Women of Color in Academia – Dinner & Panel

The Graduate School of Education Office of Student Services presents the annual panel Women of Color in Academia this year on Wednesday March 20th, 2019, from 6:30-8:30PM. Join us to learn from the experiences of current women of color who work in higher education at the University of Pennsylvania.

This year, we are joined by the following distinguished faculty and administrative staff:

  • Dr. Jessie Harper, Graduate School of Education
  • Dr. Hsiao-Wen Cheng, East Asian Religions (SAS)
  • Dr. Donita Brady, Medicine
  • Dr. Saswati Sarkar, Engineering
  • Ms. Sharon Smith, Associate Vice Provost of University Life
  • Sia Brown, Ed.D. Candidate at Penn GSE, will be moderating the panel this year.

Introductions will be made by Jax Lastinger, MSEd Candidate at Penn GSE and Diversity and Inclusion Fellow in GSE Student Services.

Advanced registration is required for attendance. Please note, registration closes on Sunday, March. 10th, 2019, at 5PM.

This event is sponsored by SP2’s Student Government.

Event Details

March 20, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Houston Hall – Bodek Lounge
3417 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
+ Google Map