American Empire is an indictment on the country that has supposedly nurtured us, but is slowly destroying us. Beginning with the founding of the Federal Reserve our economy is controlled by a system of debt and inflation. It has become an economic empire that is destroying our planet and all its natural resources driven by a relentless need to amass money and power.
With breathtaking clarity, renowned UMass Economics Professor Richard Wolff breaks down the root causes of today's economic crisis, showing how it was decades in the making and in fact reflects seismic and systemic failures within American-style capitalism as a whole.
Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich makes an eloquent and impassioned argument about how the devastating effects of America's widening income inequality not only threaten the middle class but also the very foundation of democracy itself.
Part of the Out of the Box Film Series, an art-house, fringe film series to spur insight, imagination and perception beyond taken-for-granted "realities" of everyday life.
Light refreshments are served.
Spend A Fall Evening can answer many of the questions you and your family have about Penn State. In addition to learning about the University in general, discover the opportunities and options available at Penn State Abington. This is the last visit program before the November 30th priority application deadline.
Tuesday, November 11, Register
Abington College faculty organize occasional Teach-Ins on breaking news that affects our students and the larger campus community. With an explosive combination of race, poverty, and police brutality, the situation in Ferguson has been complex and rapidly changing, and we think that we should take a moment out of our busy schedule to educate ourselves about it.
GET READY TO EXPERIENCE THE DANCE OF THE FUTURE: HEADPHONE DISCO.
This dance is DJ'd COMPLETELY THROUGH HEADPHONES. Do not miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity under the white tent! Also enjoy snacks and refreshments and the chance to let loose the first week of classes!
Join the Alpha Kappa Lambda (AKL) Fraternity during or after LEAP's Ice Cream Social for tailgate games at the Lares Lawn! AKL will be setting up the classics, including ladder ball, horse shoes, corn hole, and more!
Join us at a social gathering for all students, new and old! Enjoy ice cream, a performance by a girl duo, and tailgate games with the Alpha Kappa Lambda (AKL) Fraternity!
Penn State Day is all about you! You can take a campus tour, speak with current students, and attend breakout sessions on academic opportunities, admissions/financial aid, athletics and student life. Register
Join us in giving a warm Penn State Abington welcome to Faculty and Students visiting from Seinan Gakuin University (Fukuoka, Japan).
Last year's group of students is below.