Tough Talks Are we global yet? It is a familiar statement that we are a global society. We recognize how we are all impacted by worldwide events, but have we really given attention to what it really means. Moreover, what does this mean for us as part of the Bear community? Is it more than a headline or a documentary or even something we have not come to fully comprehend? … [Read more...] about Tough Talks: Are we global yet?
Tough Talks What will you give (up?) to change the climate? Sept. 25th, Oct. 2nd & 9th, 12:30-1:30 p.m., PSU 312 Let's talk about it! Climate change is a huge issue for our planet and is a big topic in the presidential campaign. As a public affairs university, how is the Bears community responding and thinking about climate change? There are those who don't want to … [Read more...] about Fall 2019 Tough Talks
Tough Talks Presents: American Textures Presented by the Division for Diversity and Inclusion April 8, 2019 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Temple 001 Roundtable discussion: Temple 0143 The Division for Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting a film and discussion of American Textures. This is a powerful visual for today's difficult times. Tough Talk to follow with pizza and … [Read more...] about Tough Talks: American Textures
Tough Talks: Resurgence The steady rise of incidents of Blackface, hate crimes and other similar acts have surprised many including some who are not familiar with some of these historical vestiges. This timely Tough Talk will provide an opportunity to listen, learn and discuss the historical implications and consider why they are surfacing again on college … [Read more...] about Tough Talks: Resurgence
Tough Talks: Round 2 My faith is better than your faith? Really? Let's discuss faith and inclusion Tuesdays from 12:30-1:30 October 16, October 23, October 30 in PSU 312 November 6 in PSU 314 The international experience: All you want to know Learn about globalization, immigration and diplomacy Wednesdays from 12:30-1:30 October 31, November 7, November 14 in PSU 314 … [Read more...] about Tough Talks: Round 2