2018 Brave Testimony
featuring Husnaa Hashim, Philadelphia Youth Poet Laureate, and Alysia Harris, award-winning poet.
2018 MLK Leture in Social Justice
Our 2018 Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture in Social Justice featured a conversation with Iván Espinoza-Madrigal, Executive Director of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice; Amber Hikes, Executive Director of the Office of LGBT Affairs for the City of Philadelphia; and Marc Morial, President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Urban League.
2017 Higginbotham Lecture
featuring Ta-Nehisi Coates in conversation with Dr. Camille Charles
Under the Gun: A Conference on State Violence and Black Populations
2017 Race and Sports
The Center for Africana Studies and the Wharton Sports Business Initiative conversation on race, sports and activism featuring Preston Brown (Woodrow Wilson High School Football Coach), John Carlos (US Track & Field, ’68 Olympics), Anita DeFrantz (US Rowing Team, ’76 Olympics), Sonny Vaccaro (Sports Marketing, Nike, Adidas and Reebok).