Following on the mission of the CMASS’ cultural centers of “advancing cultural expression and pride” this program seeks to encourage participants to identify respectful ways to appreciate culture by examining history and participating in the traditional way of making a spiritual symbol, preparing food, styling hair or learning about the history of a holiday.

February 12, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
February 21, 2018 7:00 pm
March 6, 2018 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
April 4, 2018 7:00 pm

Science On The Screen presents the film, "Hidden Figures,"f ollowed by a talk by Whitney Battle-Baptiste, Department of Anthropology. Prof. Battle-Baptiste's talk with also be live-streamed.

February 19, 2018
12:30 pm

Amherst Cinema
D. Venkataraman, professor, Advanced Laboratory for Iontronic, Electronic and Nanomaterials (ALIEN) Department of Chemistry, speaks on "Engaging Curious Minds: Reflections from My Outreach."

February 20, 2018
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Visual images of the Cerro Rico, Potosí’s silver-bearing mountain, circulated widely in European histories and travel narratives from the mid-16th century onwards.

February 21, 2018
12:15 pm

Herter Hall, 301

Reiland Rabaka is the featured speaker at the 24th annual W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture, titled "W.E.B. Du Bois and the Emergence of the Civil Rights Movement."

February 21, 2018
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Old Chapel

Four faculty recipients of the College of Education's Research Fellowship Program will offer brief presentations and an opportunity to learn about current educational research through questions and dialogue.

February 22, 2018
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Furcolo Hall, 102

LARP Professor Mark Lindhult will speak on"Reflections and Projections".

February 22, 2018
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Design Building, 170

Dorothy Roberts, an acclaimed scholar of race, gender and the law, joined the University of Pennsylvania as its 14th Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor with joint appointments in the departments of Africana studies and sociology and the law school where she holds the inaugural Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander chair.

February 22, 2018
4:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Professor James Orlin presents the fastest algorithm for finding a shortest cycle in a directed graph. The new algorithm is actually simpler than previous fast algorithms for the shortest cycle problem.

February 23, 2018
11:00 am-12:00 am

Integrative Learning Center, 131

Jackie Murray, assistant professor of classics in the modern and classical languages, literatures and cultures department at the University of Kentucky, speaks on “W.E.B. Du Bois’ Quest for the Silver Fleece: the Education of Black Medea.”

February 26, 2018
4:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S140