Making Power Visible: Home Grown Community-Based-Learning from Karachi to Philadelphia to You
Wednesday, October 30th, 5:30-7:30 PM.
Join us at Bank Street for this important event, featuring two short documentary films:
One film focuses on the work of Humaira Bachal founder of a coed school in Pakistan, and the next film will focus on the work of the non-profit organization Philadelphia Urban life Creators. Following the film screenings, there will be audience Q&A and a panel discussion.
Panelists Include: Alex Esptein founder of Phialdelphia Urban Life Creators, Sharon Ahram ’13 , Program Coordinator Need In Deed-- connecting the classroom with the community, Mariam Durrani, joint Ph.D Candidate in Educational Linguistics and Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania, and Sehr Karim-Jaffer'12, moderator.
Refreshments will be served.
Organized by: Sehr Karim-Jaffer'12 , who works in the Education Department at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and is primarily interested in multicultural Museum Education, and Yue Fang, current Bank Street Graduate student in Leadership in Community-Based Learning and Council of Students president.