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Hi all- please help support Lea Elementary School's goal to allow their students and educators to watch Black Panther in theaters! The movie provides an excellent learning and growing opportunity for the students at Lea, and they could use our help to make it happen. Check out their GoFundMe here:

We are Lea Elementary School in West Philly, PA, and we want to raise enough money to take all 600 students and 100 educators in our school to see Black Panther. It is a rare thing to see a work of popular entertainment that possesses the potential to change how we think about the world we live...

On February 26, ACTION is co-hosting a faculty-student dinner for Festival Latinx- check out the event here for details. Hope you can make it!

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Hope everyone is having a fun-filled first week of teaching!! Check out Zac and some Lea students having a blast from last semester!

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Apply to ACTION now! Fill out this short application by 11:59 PM this Tuesday, January 23 if you're interested.

We're excited to meet you all!

ACTION is recruiting volunteers for the Spring 2018 semester! Volunteers are at the heart of our organization and are critical in helping us achieve our mission of empowering youth by sharing Spanish language and culture. Volunteer Responsibilities: attend weekly volunteering (approx. 1 hour per wee...

Here are our volunteers Kiara and Jenny enjoying the beautiful weather with their students at Lea! ¡Que divertido!

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COME TO SMOKES TONIGHT! There will be lots of great treats and all proceeds go towards the awesome kids we work with. Help us continue to bring Spanish language and education culture to schools in West and South Philly - YOU WONT REGRET IT!

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Come grab some delicious treats to kick off your Halloweekend! All proceeds go towards ACTION and all of the wonderful kids that we work with.

Thu 10:00 PM EDTSmokey Joe'sPhiladelphia, PA
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Thanks Gustavo Hachenburg for this fun fact about Puerto Rico!

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Please join us TOMORROW, OCTOBER 3RD from 2-3:30pm in HOUSTON HALL 218 for a Professional Development Workshop with Nielsen (including our very own former Internal Director, Mike Coyne)!

This will be a great chance to hear from HR Representatives and learn some useful interview and networking skills, work on personal branding, and learn more about the company!! The event is open to all Penn students so please feel free to invite/bring any and everyone! We hope to see some of you there!

Tue 2:00 PM EDTBen Franklin Room Houston Hall

Please join ACTION and Nielsen for a Professional Development Workshop!

The main focus of this event will be to discuss interview skills, personal branding, networking, and an overview of what Nielsen does. This is a great opportunity to speak with and hear from Nielsen HR Representatives (including OUR VERY OWN MIKE COYNE) who know the ins and outs of how to best position yourself for success.

This event is open to ALL PENN STUDENTS so please feel to bring your friends! The... workshop will be held in the Ben Franklin Room on the SECOND FLOOR of Houston Hall. The room is on the right side of either staircase.

ABOUT NIELSEN: Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. We study consumers in more than 100 countries to help our clients meet the needs of their customer and find out where they’re headed next. Please visit for more information about the company!

As always, please email if you have any questions! We hope to see you there!

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Tue 2:00 PM EDTBen Franklin Room Houston Hall