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  • WHM- Drexel Celebrates Women HerStory Month

    Beginning March 1, 2015

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    Drexel University

    • Everyone

    Women's Herstory Month is a time when Drexel commemorates the history, achievements and contributions women have made in our community and the world. Women's History Month was first celebrated nationally in 1981 when Congress passed Pub. L. 97-28 which authorized President Jimmy Carter to proclaim the week beginning March 7, 1982, as "Women's History Week." In 1987 after being petitioned by the National Women's History Project, Congress passed Pub. L. 100-9 which designated the month of March 1987 as "Women's History Month." Click here for more information

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  • 2015 Student Life Awards - Nominations Deadline

    Sunday, March 1, 2015

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    Online

    • Everyone
    Join Student Affairs and the Undergraduate Student Government Association in recognizing and rewarding Drexel community members who have made significant contributions to student life at the University and in the surrounding community.

    Nominate deserving students, faculty or professional staff for one or more of the following awards (visit drexel.edu/studentaffairs/annualawards to see the full awards list and descriptions). Self-nominations are also accepted.
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  • WHM- Women's Night of Networking

    Monday, March 2, 2015

    5:30 PM-12:00 AM

    Behrakis Grand Hall, Creese Student Center

    • Everyone

    Join us for a night of networking for women as a kick off to Women's Herstory Month. The event will feature a panel discussion including accomplished women from a variety of backgrounds and fields.
    Sponsored by Campus Engagement

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  • WHM- The Small Deaths (Las Muertes Chiquitas): Movie and Discussion

    Tuesday and Wednesday, March 3 & 4, 2015

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM

    MacAlister Hall 2019

    • Everyone

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  • NBA 2K15 Video Game Tournament

    Tuesday, March 3, 2015

    7:00 PM-12:00 AM

    Ross Commons

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
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  • LGBT(tea) and Coffee Chat: Queer Women in Herstory

    Wednesday, March 4, 2015

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM

    North Hall Game Room

    • Everyone
    • LGBTQA Community

      In celebration of Women's Herstory month, join us as we discuss extraordinary women of the queer community, past and present.

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  • Deadline to Check-out of Winter Quarter

    Saturday, March 21, 2015

    10:00 AM-10:00 AM

    Deadline to check out of Winter 2015 assignment if you do not have a Spring 2015 assignment.

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  • Welcome Back Week

    March 30, 2015 through April 5, 2015

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    Various

    • Everyone

    Student Affairs celebrates the start of the spring term with Welcome Back Week activities and events from Monday, March 30 to Sunday, April 5, 2015. All students should take advantage of the opportunities to meet student organizations, learn about campus departments and enjoy free fun and food.

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  • API- Drexel Celebrates Asian & Pacific Islader Month

    Beginning April 1, 2015

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    Drexel University

    • Everyone

    Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Month is a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders, their histories, cultures and achievements. The term "Asian-Pacific" is rather broad and encompasses the entire Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia. Asian-Pacific Heritage Month originated in June 1977 through a congressional bill and has been celebrated in the month of May every year since. At Drexel we celebrate this important month in April. Click here for more information.

    for all events visit http://drexel.edu/studentaffairs/get_involved/inclusion_and_culture/events/

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  • The Power of Inclusion Presents: Bryan Stevenson

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    6:00 PM-8:00 PM

    Mandell Theater

    • Everyone
    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Faculty
    • Staff
    • Alumni
    • Parents & Families

    The Student Center for Inclusion and Culture is excited to announce that Bryan Stevenson, M.P.P, J.D. will be the inaugural speaker of the Power of inclusion speaker series. This event is Sponsored by: Africana Studies program, Criminology and Justice Studies, English Language Center, Lindy Center for Civic Engagement & the Office of international programs
     
    Bryan Stevenson’s work is shaped by the idea of a shared humanity or the idea that “we can’t be full human beings until we care about human rights and dignity for everyone.” He believes that the opposite of poverty is justice and that the U.S. justice system is rife with racism and income inequality. He thinks that the U.S. is unique in its mass incarceration system as well as its cultural inability to address the important issues of race and inequality that are pervasive in our society. The work that he has done on these topics is at once heartbreaking and inspiring and it is our hope that the Drexel community will be motivated to further discussion and action on these important topics.

    Stevenson’s New Book Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption talks about defending some of America’s most rejected and marginalized people. The stories he tells are heartbreaking, yet inspiring and motivate audiences to make a change.

    Stevenson is the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), an organization that works to maintain the civil rights of incarcerated populations. EJI focuses on reducing the number of children in adult prisons, combatting the extensive use of the death penalty, reforming prisons and sentencing and addressing the relationship between race and poverty. EJI meets these goals through providing legal representation to defendants and prisoners who have been denied fair and just treatment in the legal system as well as engaging in advocacy and influencing policy. In addition to his work with EJI, Stevenson is a professor of clinical law at New York University School of Law. He graduated in 1985 from Harvard University with a masters in public policy and a law degree. After graduating he worked as staff attorney with the Southern Center for Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia. He founded EJI in 1989 and has since worked to reverse death penalties for many prisoners as well as provide representation for the poor and others whose trials were marked by racial bias.   Stevenson has been the recipient of many awards including the MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Award in 1995 and the Gruber Prize for Justice in 2009.

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