Lang Center
for Civic & Social Responsibility

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"Connecting curriculum, campus, and community through engaged scholarship and collaborative action."

Issue Areas

Organize your energies! If you’re passionate about an issue, we can help you find relevant courses, research, internships, and volunteer opportunities, whatever your academic major.


We house faculty-led programs that encourage interdisciplinary learning and Engaged Scholarship. Current programs: Urban Inequality & Incarceration, Global Affairs, Health & Societies, Arts & Social Action


The Lang Center provides a variety of resources to students, faculty, and community members, including funding, advising, transportation, and space.

The Lang Center in the News

Tyler Huntington ’18 Receives Newman Civic Fellows Award

The award recognizes Huntington's service to the public on the issue of food justice, ranging from working in community gardens and soup kitchens to campaigning for the preservation of fragile ecosystems. More

Listen: Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams on Gun Violence and Gun Control

Williams suggests that gun violence should be treated as a public health issue. "We need to have a holistic solution," he says. More

Aurora Winslade

Inaugural Summit Showcases College Commitment to Sustainability

"It is clear that the enthusiasm for sustainability continues to grow," says Director of Sustainability Aurora Winslade.  More