• Black Graduate and Professional Student Assembly

    A student organization at the University of Pennsylvania committed to enhancing the quality of life for Black graduate and professional students and facilitating dialogue across the different graduate and professional constituencies.

Penn Spectrum Weekend

  September 23 – September 25 Penn Spectrum Weekend brings together students and alumni for dialogue centered on issues of cultural identity. We welcome students, alumni, and allies from all backgrounds as well as current Penn undergraduate and graduate students. The conference focuses on issues pertinent to the Black, Latinx, Native, Asian, and LGBTQ alumni … Continue reading

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BGAPSA takes the Pyramid Club!

Decades ago, Black figures, thinkers, orators, and writers gathered to share a drink as the sounds of music and politics lulled the busy Philadelphia air into silence. In the throes of unrest and progress, Langston Hughes, Marion Anderson, and Mary Mcleod Bethune were just a few of many influencers to congregate amidst the high ceilings and extravagant … Continue reading

Women's History Month

Events, events, events!

The beauty of Black History Month brings us right into the heart of Women’s History Month with events for all! But first, a quick announcement: The deadline to buy your BGAPSA t-shirt has been extended to WEDNESDAY (3/16) by 11:59pm. If you forgot to place an order, now’s your chance! They are just $10. Click … Continue reading

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It’s Time for 2016 E-Board Elections!

Our moment, Your Move The Black student voice at Penn not only encourages equity on campus, but unites us in our shared responsibility to bring our community together, develop solutions to improve the student experience and ultimately create opportunities, strengthening the BGAPSA body. If this hits home for you in more ways than one, then we … Continue reading