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Story 9/24/2020

Rise of the Tweet: Scholar Distills Activism on Social Media

Scholar Sarah Jackson examined how social media has emboldened – but complicated – debate in the public sphere during Common Hour on Sept. 23.  

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Story 9/24/2020

F&M Poll: Voter Concern About Economy Grows; COVID-19...

With six weeks before the Nov. 3 general election, Pennsylvanians’ optimism about the direction of the state continues a nearly yearlong decline while their growing concerns about the economy and...

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Story 9/22/2020

‘Stratification Economics’ Founder Discusses Slave...

Economist William Darity Jr., founder of “stratification economics,” where social classes within a society are separated along economic lines, discussed his theory and how it applies to reparations...

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Upcoming Events 

To see all upcoming events, visit the College's Calendar of Events.

September 30
event 9/30/2020

The Sad Shape of PA's Democracy or Why Redistricting Matters

Virtual Event

Carol Kuniholm Carol Kuniholm will speak about gerrymandering in PA and the statewide...

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October 07
event 10/7/2020

Fueling the Fire: Racism Highlighted in the flame of COVID

Virtual Event

Antre Alleyne, Co-Founder, TeenSHARP Evita Colon, Artistic Activist (panel moderator)...

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October 14
event 10/14/2020

Electing a President in a Time of Crisis

Virtual Event

Dr. Julia Azari Associate Professor of Political Science, Marquette University Details for this...

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