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Politics Events

  • The Power of Sustainable Ties: How a Distinctive Philadelphia Organization Builds Lasting Ties Among

    Tuesday, January 15, 2019

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM

    TBD

    • Everyone

    Joan Maya Mazelis, associate professor of sociology, Rutgers University-Camden, will discuss research from her 2017 NYU Press book "Surviving Poverty: Creating Sustainable Ties among the Poor." Prof. Mazelis will explain the barriers poor people face in building ties and the ways in which members of the Kensington Welfare Rights Union (KWRU), a distinctive organization that brings poor people together in the struggle to survive, build social ties with one another. Those ties become beneficial and sustainable, allowing members to share skills and resources that materially aid them in their struggle to survive.

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  • Dean's Seminar

    Wednesday, January 30, 2019

    3:30 PM-5:00 PM

    Sky View, 6th Floor MacAlister Hall, 3250 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    • Everyone

     

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  • Dean's Seminar

    Wednesday, February 27, 2019

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM

    Sky View, 6th Floor MacAlister Hall, 3250 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    • Everyone

     

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  • Dean's Seminar

    Wednesday, April 24, 2019

    3:30 PM-5:00 PM

    Sky View, 6th Floor MacAlister Hall, 3250 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    • Everyone

     

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  • CoAS Raft Debate

    Thursday, May 2, 2019

    4:30 PM-6:30 PM

    Behrakis Grand Hall, 3210 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    • Everyone

     

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  • Dean's Seminar

    Wednesday, May 22, 2019

    3:30 PM-5:00 PM

    Sky View, 6th Floor MacAlister Hall, 3250 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    • Everyone

     

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  • CoAS Honors Day

    Thursday, May 23, 2019

    2:00 PM-5:00 PM

    Behrakis Hall, Creese Student Center, 3210 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

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