Community Symposia

Student Voices Symposium: Activism Against Gun Violence







Join Field Center Faculty Director Dr. Caroline Watts and The Office of School and Community Engagement at Penn GSE for a screening of “Bout Mine I Matter Full Circle” a succinct documentary that focuses on the profound experiences of three individuals: a survivor of gun violence, a person directly impacted by such violence, and activists with a history of incarceration.

Followed by a panel discussion and reception with youth participants and activists featured in the documentary.

This event will feature:

Shameka Sawyer, Executive Director, 5 Shorts Project
Felix Rosado, Co-Founder, Let’s Circle Up
Sergio Hyland, Writer, Speaker, Political Organizer
Carmelo Whitehead, Youth Filmmaker, 5 Shorts Project
Amir Taylor, Youth Filmmaker, 5 Shorts Project
Howard Stevenson, Moderator, Constance Clayton Professor of Urban Education and Director of the Racial Empowerment Collaborative, Penn GSE

Event Contact
Charlotte Jacobs