Penn State College of Medicine Department of Humanities enriches our medical community through events, speakers and lecture series. We also invite the community to attend as part of our audience.
Bring your lunch and plan to join us at our upcoming
Humanities Grand Rounds Lecture
February 12, 2020 at noon in Lecture Room A
Two Steps Forward, Two Steps Back?
The Countervailing Forces of Racial Progress
Dr. Smith received her B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. in Political Science from Duke University. Dr. Smith’s research highlights the role race and ethnicity play in shaping the American political landscape.
She is the author of Black Mosaic: The Politics of Black Pan-Ethnic Identity (NYU Press, 2014), and the co-author of Stay Woke: A People’s Guide to Making Black Lives Matter (NYU Press, 2019), as well as Racial Stasis: The Millennial Generation and the Stagnation of Racial Attitudes in American Politics (University of Chicago Press, 2020).
History of Medicine engages a national or international speaker on medical leadership. We offer opportunities in our medical community to experience music, drama and art.
Find out more by visiting Center Stage Arts in Health and The Drs. Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine.