Education - Adult

1st Annual Rad Awards 2015

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April 18, 2015
UAC President & CEO Sharmain Matlock-Turner has been nominated for Rad Connector of the Year at Rad-Girls.com first annual Rad Awards. Join her Saturday, April 18th and celebrate this tremendous honor.

On Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 7pm-10pm, the first annual Rad Awards will take place at The Dreaming Building to honor women who inspire others in the fields of technology, media, culture and business. We are excited to announce UAC President & CEO Sharmain Matlock-Turner has been nominated for a Rad Connector of the Year award. This celebration will be hosted by Rad-Girls.com, a digital platform for spirited females who are constantly achieving, innovating, and inspiring. It is an ongoing conversation between empowered women.

2015 Philadelphia Black Political Summit

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April 11, 2015
If you are an individual or organization interested in participating in the development of a collective Black agenda, join The Philadelphia Black Political Coalition at Dobbins for The Philadelphia Black Political Summit.

On Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 9am-5pm and Sunday, April 12, 2015 from 12:30pm-4pm, The Philadelphia Black Political Coalition will host The Philadelphia Black Political Summit at Dobbins CTE High School at 2150 Lehigh Avenue. The Summit is open to all individuals and organizations in the Black community interested in participating in the development of a collective Black agenda. 

SEXx Interactive: A Journey for the Mind, and Heart, and Body

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May 7, 2015
Celebrate the mind, body and soul of sexuality May 7th-10th by attending a SEXx (similar to a TEDx) conference that educates LGBT members

Led by GALAEI, SEXx Intearctive: A Journey for the Mind, Heart and Body, will be held May 7th-10th. Patterned off TEDx style talks, SEXx Interactive is a multi-day sex-positive conference featuring workshops, academic presentations, art galleries, and performances. To learn more about this event, visit the page linked here.

 

The Hardy Williams Scholarship Fund Scholarship Reception

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April 14, 2015
Are you a student leader with a passion for social change? Click here to discover how you can be rewarded up to $2500 in scholarship funds.

The Hardy Williams Foundation (HWEF) is now offering scholarships to students in and around the Philadelphia area who embody the legacy of late, Honorable Hardy Wiliams, displaying leadership and a passion for change. High school, undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a career in law or social justice are encouraged to apply. 

PEC Energy (and Money) Save Workshop

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March 26, 2015
Saving money can save you time and energy. Click here to find out how to start saving your money today.

The People’s Emergency Center (PEC) will host their Energy (and Money) Saver Workshop on Thursday, March 26th from 7pm-8pm at the PEC’s West Philadelphia office and will teach people how to save money by saving energy in their homes. Instructors will demonstrate how to install self-help energy saving materials and will provide these materials free of charge to each household that attends.

Mammography Screening with State Senator Shirley M. Kitchen

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March 7, 2015
1 out of every 8 women is diagnosed with breast cancer. When did you have your last mammogram? Register today for your free mammogram screening at State Senator Shirley M. Kitchen's District Office.

On Saturday, March 7, 2015, State Senator Shirley M. Kitchen and Fox Chase Cancer Center will bring Fox Chase Cancer Center Mammogram Mobile to Senator Kitchen's district office located 1701 W. Lehigh Avenue beginning at 9am. Women who are over 40 and have a prescription from their doctor will be eligible to receive mammograms. In addition, the first 20 women who are screened will receive a free gift card.

Heads Up! Just Say No!

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March 10, 2015
Here's a heads up: Just say yes to joining ODAAT at its office on March 10, 2015 to hear inspirational words from presenter Sgt. Linda Wagner.

On Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 9am-10am, ODAAT will be hosting Heads Up! Just Say No! This is an event that you do not want to miss. Guest speaker Sgt. Linda Wagner will be offering words of inspiration to just say no to drugs. This event will take place at ODAAT's headquarters located on 2532 North Broad Street.

Franklin Institute "Color of Science" Panel Discussion

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March 13, 2015
You are invited to join us in honoring Women's History Month with the Color of Science panel discussion at the Franklin Institute of Philadelphia.

In honor of Women's History Month the Franklin Institute will present their Color of Science Panel Discussion on Friday, March 13th from 6pm-8:30pm at the Franklin Institute. The program will highlight remarkable women in science and demonstrate opportunities for all populations in a variety of careers in science, technology, engineering and math.