Featured Events

Job & Career Fair 2022
University of Pennsylvania Houston Hall - Hall of Flags. 249 S. 26th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Entry and Mid-Level Job Opportunities Available: University of Pennsylvania Health System, Facilities and Real Estate Services, Division of Public Safety and Dispatching, Information Systems and Computing, University of Pennsylvania Provost Center. Business Attire Suggested. Admission is free! Pre-registration is recommended, but not required. Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System - Penn, University of Pennsylvania. Penn is an equal opportunity employer.
November 7, 2022 10:00am to 2:00pm
University of Pennsylvania Houston Hall, Hall of Flags, 249 S. 26th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Veteran's Day Flag Raising Ceremony
Penn Navy ROTC: Color Guard and Battalion, Invocation: Cory Lotspeich, Christian Union at Penn and Veteran, Singer: Celia Ginzburg, Wharton Class of '75.
November 11, 2022 9:00am to 9:30am
Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut, on the 1st floor, by the Veteran Student Office
Resolving Workplace Conflict
Discussion: Conflict happens, but it is especially stressful when it happens in the workplace. They University has many offices that can help you navigate difficult workplace situations. Come hear how the Office of Affirmative Action, the Office of the Ombuds, Staff and Labor Relations and the African-American Resource Center can help you resolve workplace conflicts. -- Presented by: Valerie Dorsey Allen, Director, AARC. Darin Toliver, Associate Director, AARC; The Panelists: Jeff Rowland, Executive Director Human Resources, Staff and Labor Relations; Jennifer Rappaport, Associate Director, Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs; Marcia Martinez-Helfman, Associate Ombuds, Office of the Ombuds.
November 15, 2022 12:00pm to 1:30pm
African-American Resource Center
Diversity Lecture Series at Penn: Towards a Trans Inclusive University
November is Trans Awareness Month. To help celebrate, our lecture series will present Gwendolyn Beetham, PhD. the Associate Director of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies (SAS). Dr. Beetham will lead a discussion about trans inclusive policies and practices to make Penn a place where all community members are seen and supported. -- Speaker: Gwendolyn Beetham, Ph.D., SAS: Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, Date: Monday, November 21, 2022, Time: 12 Noon to 1:00 PM  
November 21, 2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Marine Toys for Tots Program
To help execute the Marine Toys for Tots Program, Penn’s Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs and Student Registration and Financial Services (SRFS) is conducting this year’s on-campus campaign.=== MISSION:  The basic mission of the Marine Toys for Tots Program is to collect new unwrapped toys and distribute those toys to less fortunate children at Christmas.===GOAL:  The primary goal of Marine Toys for Tots is, through the gift of a new toy, to help bring the joy of Christmas and send a message of hope to our area’s less fortunate children.===ACTIVITIES: Please donate a new, un-wrapped toy, preferably around the $10.00 or above price range.  Books are also needed (children receive 2 toys each and 3 books count as ONE gift!).  Homemade toys are also accepted.===LOCATION: Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, 1st floor lobby.  Toys will be accepted from today until Friday, December 16.
December 5, 2022 9:00am to December 16, 2022 5:00pm
Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, 1st floor lobby
TRIGGER: A Documentary about Gun Violence.
Lives connected by loss and violence, and a search for hope with a vengeance.  The AARC MLK Executive Planning Committee invites you to a screening of a documentary film by First Person Arts that aims to tackle the city’s current plague: Gun Violence,
January 18, 2023 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Paul Robeson High School, 4125 Ludlow Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
TALENT SEARCH SCHOLARS, MLK Exhibition: "Beloved Community"
Talent Search is a federally funded TRIO program in the office of the Vice Provost for Student Engagement that provides academic support and college access opportunities to students grades 6-12 from across Philadelphia. This group of honored participants will showcase their artwork, representing the theme beloved community in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr. Talent Search presents this event in partnership with Penn's Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs as well as the Institute of Contemporary Art. "Our goal is to create a beloved community and this will require a qualitative change in our souls as well as a quantitative change in our lives." -- Martin Luther King Jr.
January 20, 2023 4:00pm
The Institute for Contemporary Art [ICA]; 118 South 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA