Salutations! Wishing you a successful 2016-2017 academic year! Check out all the exciting opportunities to learn, discuss, and interact with the Penn community leading us into October. Enjoy and see you soon! 
Albert M. Greenfield Intercultural Center
30 Years of Building Communities at Penn
The Albert M. Greenfield Intercultural Center
is Penn's resource for enhancing student's intercultural knowledge, competency, and leadership through our programs, advising, and advocacy.
You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.
                                                                                                                          -- Maya Angelou 
GIC Fall 2016 Hours! 
  Mon & Fri, 9 AM to 5 PM
  (New Evening Hours) 
Tues, Wed & Thurs, 9 AM to 9 PM

We look forward to seeing you all soon!!
Cultural Resource Center Open Houses
LGBT Center: 
9/23 from 4-6 PM 
at the LGBT Center

Penn Women's Center:
9/30 from 2-4 PM
at Penn Women's Center .
RSVP for Ahlan! Performance
All are invited to join Al-Bustan's Ahlan! performance featuring  Al-Bustan artists, master teachers, students, and a participatory event at:
 Trinity Center for Urban Life
October 1
2 - 5 PM
Quakers, First Nations, and American Indians from the 1650s to the 21st Century Conference
Learn more about this incredible opportunity to attend an interdisciplinary conference examining relations between American Indians, First Nations and the Society of Friends.
November 10-12, 2016
(Student-Only) I CARE Training
CAPS is offering an I CARE Training that will have a variety of activities revolving around mental health awareness.  The Room is TBD.  Food will be provided.  
Please  REGISTER   in order to attend the training. 
September 29
5 PM-  8 PM
Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) New Exhibits 
New exhibitions -  open until March 19, 2017 - will look at the intersections of jazz, improvisation, and Black aesthetics; specifically as they emanated from Chicago in the mid-1960s, but also their relationships to similar movements elsewhere and their continued legacy today.
Learn about each exhibition  HERE &  HERE
ICA GATHER: I Wonder What Else Could Be Different around Here - A Poetic Intersection with Music and Art - A New Series
ICA is presenting a new programming series this fall that'll include readings, performances, and workshops starting on September 17.
LEARN MORE and check out the full  SCHEDULE.
Register to VOTE with PAACH
The last day to register to vote is October 11th and if you haven't registered, it's not too late! There will be  a table outside PAACH (located in the ARCH basement) from  11am-6pm  so you can easily register and make an impact in this election! Contact Sylvia Guan (

Language is Culture: Penn Museum's Second 
Sunday Culture Film Series (October through February)
P enn Museum shows and discusses culture films once per month on the Second Sunday of the month at 2 PM the Museum's Rainey Auditorium. The Culture Films Series is free with museum admission donation.

 Quechua Student Alliance 2016 Meeting
Interested in  Andean
  Culture  and/or  Quechua language ? Celebrate with us on  November 5th, for the second edition of the Quechua Student Alliance meeting, with activities, lectures, games, and dialogue.  Register today by October 23rd.
Penn Spectrum Weekend - A Celebration of Diversity at Penn 
Calling all Penn alums and current students! The Conference will be held on campus September 23-25.
Need an ear to vent to? Or a fresh pair of eyes to help you sort through some things?
No appointments needed to talk to a peer to help  reason through problems, refer you to external resources on and off-campus, and validating problems that college students face all the time!
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Join URBS  for the 33rd Annual Public Lecture with Harvard sociologist and 2015 MacArthur "Genius" award winner Matthew Desmond.
November 14
5 PM
College Hall 200
Penn's Global Week 2016
The inaugural week will be aimed at showcasing and engaging the University's international footprint throughout campus with a plethora of cultural events and academic activities.
September 19 - 23
 Asian American Studies Program Fall Events
Take a look at the ASAM Fall Events taking place from September through October.
Next Upcoming Event:
Asian America Across the Disciplines: Salaam Neighbor Film Screening
October 26
5 PM - 7 PM
ARCH 108
Endangered Native Languages, Lands, and Natural Resources
As part of the 2016-2017 Penn Humanities Forum on Translation,  Winona LaDuk will speak on Native environmental issues; afterwards, joined by  Bethany Wiggins for a conversation about Native leadership.
October 13
5 PM - 6 PM
Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum, 3260 South Street
International Internship Program Advanced Info Session
As part of Penn Global Week, Penn Abroad will be hosting a special advanced info session for students interested in the International Internship Program (IIP). Appications open in November 2016.
September 22
 2 PM - 3 PM
Policy Lab, Perry World House
Political Science Faculty Positions at Universidad de los Andes 
The Political Science Dept., School of Social Sciences at Universidad de los Andes, Bogot√°, Colombia, invites applications for three full-time faculty positions, for January 2017 or July 2017, in the area of International Relations (2) or Political Theory (1). Find details in this  file Any questions, please contact Laura Wills-Otero, Ph.D., Chair,  Dept. of Political Science, Universidad de los Andes, +57-1-3394999 (ext. 3403) Of. G-313
Alfred J. Hanna Distinguished (2-year) Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American and Caribbean Studies at Rollins College
Eligible scholars are those who have earned a doctorate within the last three (3) years in any academic discipline and with a geographical focus on Latin America and/or the Caribbean.  Applicants must have PhD in hand by  June 1, 2017
Applying for Government Jobs Open Workshop
A great opportunity to learn from government job experts that can  give students general tips on conducting a government job search, and will offer an introduction on using the main portal for government careers,
September 21
5 PM
Civic House
Penn's Policy and Government Career Fair
O pen to students and alumni of the University of Pennsylvania, as well as current students of Haverford College, Swarthmore College and Bryn Mawr College. Great for face-to-face time with representatives from CIA, PA House of Reps and more!
Friday, September 23
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall 
 The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
Provides up to $90,000 in support for immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate school full-time in any field and at any advanced degree-granting institute.
DEADLINE: November 1st
Graduate Assistant, Center for Innovation and Leadership (Part-time, limited)
Swarthmore's Center for Innovation and Leadership is looking for a Graduate Assistant for a one- year term  position with 15- 20 hrs per week. 
International Job Search Strategies: What to Know to Intern and Work Abroad
This workshop will help you discover the range of opportunities available and learn strategies for finding work and internship opportunities abroad, both, short-term or long-term.
September 22 
4 PM - 5 PM
Perry World House

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