Past Events

CSERI Poster Expo

Nov 30, 2023 at -

CSERI's Turner Schulman Fellows will be presenting their multidisciplinary research on Thursday, November 30th in the McNeil Building's PSC Commons (Room 403). Join our undergraduate and graduate students for…

The White Backlash

Elijah Anderson
Nov 2, 2023 at

Elijah Anderson, the Sterling Professor of Sociology and African American Studies at Yale University, will give a talk on white backlash in the United States. This…

Methods Matter: Understanding and Measuring Race and Racism in Health Research

Sep 29, 2023 at -

Research is essential for understanding, quantifying, and eliminating disparities in health outcomes. While racism generates and maintains health inequities, there is less clarity and consensus about how racism can…

Reproduction of Inequality

In honor of Annette Lareau
Apr 28, 2023 at -

Join us in honoring Annette Lareau at a conference on the Reproduction of Inequality. Guest speakers will discuss inequality in how people are seen; inequalities in the world of education; families and institutions;…

W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture in Public Social Science

A Conversation with Dr. Brent Staples
Brent Staples, Tukufu Zuberi
Feb 23, 2023 at -

Moderated by Tukufu Zuberi, Lasry Professor of Race Relations, Penn

The Inaugural W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture in Public Social Science is a continuation of efforts to recognize one of the foremost academic and…

Carol Rothstein Oral Poetry Program

A Performance and Conversation with Award-Winning Poet José Olivarez
Feb 22, 2023 at -

Turner Schulman Fellows Poster Expo

Dec 2, 2022 at -


Please join us December 2nd for CSERI’s undergraduate and graduate research exposition. Some of our Turner Schulman Fellows will showcase their multidisciplinary research regarding race, ethnicity, and…

Conversations with Penn Alumnus Efrén C. Olivares C’05

Efrén C. Olivares
Sep 28, 2022 - Sep 29, 2022 (All Day)

Efrén C. Olivares is the Deputy Legal Director of the Immigration Justice Project

Unpacking Latino Conservatism

Geraldo Cadava, Michael Jones-Correa, Chenoa Flippen
Sep 15, 2022 at -

Geraldo Cadava
Author, The Hispanic Republican

Michael Jones-Correa
President’s Distinguished Professor of Political Science


Book Talk - The Sanctuary City: Immigrant, Refugee, and Receiving Communities in Postindustrial Philadelphia

Domenic Vitiello, Associate Professor of City and Regional Planning, Chenoa Flippen
Sep 6, 2022 at -

Professor Vitiello will discuss his recently published book about Central American, Southeast Asian, African, Arab, and Mexican communities in Philadelphia in the late 20th and 21st century. The book…