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Oct18

ACLS Sustaining Public Engagement Grant Program Informational Webinar

American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Monday, October 18, 2021 2:00 PM

ACLS will host a series of informational webinars about the application process for the Sustaining Public Engagement Grant Program starting on Monday, October 18, 2 PM EST. The ACLS Sustaining Public Engagement Grants will support programs based at accredited American colleges and universities devoted to the co-creation of knowledge with diverse communities outside academia that have experienced staffing reductions related to pandemic conditions, programming setbacks, and/or loss of institutional capacity for publicly engaged work.

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Oct19

Micro-Economics Policy Seminar (MEPS)

October 19th – Omari Swinton (Howard), “A Comparative Analysis: Examining Black SAT test takers desire to become a STEM Major and the effects of HBCU attendance on Graduation”

Economics

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
Van Metre Hall (formerly Founders Hall), 322

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Oct20
Fall for the Book: The Exponential Age

Fall for the Book: The Exponential Age: Big Tech and Us

Watershed Lit: Center for Literary Engagement and Publishing Practice

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 11:00 AM
Crowdcast

As high-tech innovation moves at a dizzying rate, our world and society is in danger of spinning off its axis. In The Exponential Age: How Accelerating Technology is Transforming Business, Politics, and Society, entrepreneur Azeem Azhar presents a call-to-arms over the widening gap between AI, automation, and big data, offering a much-needed set of policy solutions to problems like political polarization, ballooning inequality, and unchecked corporate power.

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