Lectures and Events
Since 1974, Gift of Life has worked to coordinate life-saving and life-enhancing transplants for those waiting, while supporting the generous donors and their families who have chosen to give others a second chance through organ donation. Come out and hear Penn Alumnus Ashley Mapp discuss the need for organ donation and how the organ donor program works and meet an organ donor recepient who will discuss how organ donation provides patients with a second chance at life.
Time: Noon - 2:00 pm
Location: Penn Women's Center, 3643 Locust Walk
Access: Free and open to the public
Contact: AARC @ 215.898.0104
Women of Color at Penn 2013 Conference
Traditionally, family is defined as a basic social unit consisting of parents and children or a group with common ancestry. Are these definitions relevant today? What previous or current definitions of family help to ensure the survival of communities of color? Join us as we explore how social changes impact our definitions of family and discuss the emerging and expanding compositions of family units. Keynote Presenter Dr. Jacqueline E. Wade; scholar, educator, multicultural education expert, and noted opn womanhood, male and female relationships and saving our children.
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Irvine Auditorium, 3401 Spruce Street
Access: $10 includes morning continental breakfast and lunch
Contact: AARC @ 215.898.0104; submit registration (click here) and payment to firstname.lastname@example.org
SAVE THE DATE!!!
Friday, March 21, 2014
Location: University Sheraton
36th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19104
* In case of inclement weather, please go to www.upenn.edu. If it is posted that the University is closed, events will be CANCELED for that day. Any postponements will be posted on the calendar.