• 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.

MLK Day Events

This year, BGAPSA is partnering again with the African American Resource Center (AARC  3643 Locust Walk next to the Women’s Center) for the annual Day of Service in honor of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The day kicks off with the Breakfast at 8:30am in Houston Hall, Hall of Flags. Pastries and juice will be served. … Continue reading

Response to Hate Crimes and Campus Racism

  Black folks have always known the personal was political and that the political was personal. This is evident to Black Penn students when our peers speculate that we are here because of affirmative action. It is evident in the dark circles around our eyes, from sleepless nights mourning the deaths of Black victims of … Continue reading


Amalgam ComiCon Pop-Up Shop

Friday, November 11 at 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM LGBTQ Center Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse is a celebration of geek culture. A place for comic book fans, hardcore gamers, movie addicts, television connoisseurs, and zombie apocalypse survivalists to meet, and with their powers combined, change the world a little bit. Join BGAPSA and Amalgam Comics & Coffehouse as we … Continue reading