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Event Calendar, May 1 - May 7

All times are in EDT

Design for America
Saturday, May 1 - Friday, May 7: all day

Browse Carnegie Mellon University’s Design for America’s end-of-the-semester showcase, featuring social-led impact projects. While the event is typically held in-person on campus, this year the submissions will be found on their Instagram, @impact.cmu, in the form of an Instagram gallery. Be sure to check it out!

Stay Grateful: A Weekly Gratitude Practice
Tuesday, May 4: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

The Carnegie Mellon University community is meeting again this week for an exercise in mood regulation, resilience, happiness, and satisfaction. As the semester reaches its stressful conclusion, learning about gratitude can help with stress management. The Zoom meeting link is here.

2020 Dickson Prize Award Ceremony and Lecture featuring Lucy Shapiro
Wednesday, May 5: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Join developmental biologist, educator, and entrepreneur Dr. Lucy Shapiro as she celebrates her accomplishment as the 2020 recipient of the Dickson Prize in Science! Shapiro has been judged by the university as the person who has made the most progress in the scientific field in the United States in 2020. Click here to register for her award ceremony and lecture.

When my Heart isn’t in the Work
Thursday, May 6: 4:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
To process and navigate white-dominated spaces, join CaPS in their judgment-free, weekly discussion. The link to join is here.

Immigrant Connection Hour
Friday, May 7: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

If you are an immigrant interested in finding a safe space to connect with other immigrants, join Dareen Basma, Shubhara Bhattacharjee, and Mengchun Chiang’s Immigrant Connection Hour. The Zoom ID to join is 969-6481-1810.