2015-16 Forums

Monday, September 21

#MoreThanMarriage: Civil Rights and the LGBTQ+ Community

7:00-9:00 PM, Park Library Auditorium

Thursday, October 22

How to Make College Work for You: A Conversation with Richard Arum

Presented in partnership with the Teaching and Learning Collective

7:00-9:00 PM, Plachta Auditorium in Warriner Hall

Thursday, November 19

Life Interrupted: Meeting the Challenge of Refugee Crises

presented in partnership with Amnesty Internatioanl of CMU and the Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center

7:00-9:00 PM, Park Library Auditorium

Wednesday, January 27

Racism, Police, Communities

7:00-9:00 PM, Bovee UC Auditorium -- NOTE LOCATION CHANGE

Monday, February 29

Picking Your Candidates: Political Primaries 2016

7:00-9:00 PM, Park Library Auditorium

Tuesday, March 29

Active Citizenship at CMU: Past and Present

7:00-9:00 PM, Park Library Auditorium

Speak Up, Speak Out forums — a space for students to talk about issues that matter.

a SUSO panel

Our forums are organized by faculty and students working together.


Racism, Police, Communities

With the Black Lives Matter movement sparking dialogue, debate, and political action around the country, our January forum will grapple with institutional racism and its consequences for policing and for communities.