In an effort to break the cycle of recidivism, the Goldring Re-entry Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania, will host “Breaking Down Walls: Intersections of Mass Incarceration and Its Implications,” Saturday, March 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the International House, 3701 Chestnut St. It is free and open to the public.
The 10 RealArts@Penn summer internship positions aren’t jobs for gophers or work experiences that look better on resumes than in real life.
Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School comments on business school graduates’ expectations.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “Blacks and whites have always had unequal access to the housing market.”
An excerpt from the book Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is featured.
WHO: Featured speakers and invited guests:
Melissa Harris Perry, MSNBC host, Tulane University professor of political science and author of Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes and Black Women in America