CURE Seminar Series Begins Sept. 14

The Center for Urban Research and Education’s (CURE) Seminar Series will begin its fall season on Friday, September 14, with a presentation by Eileen Divringi, Community Development Research Associate, and Kyle DeMaria, Community Development Research Analyst, of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.  The presentation is titled “How Does Last-Dollar Financial Aid Affect First-Year Student Outcomes? Evidence … Read more of CURE Seminar Series Begins Sept. 14

Registration is Open for the Fair Housing Act at 50 Symposium

The Fair Housing Act at 50: Successes, Failures, and Opportunities Symposium will take place on Friday, April 13th, as the concluding event for Research Week.  This event will feature interdisciplinary faculty panels that focus on topics such as “Housing and the Geography of Opportunity” and “Ramifications of Unfair Housing.”  There will also be three keynote … Read more of Registration is Open for the Fair Housing Act at 50 Symposium

Register Now for the Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture

The Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture, given by Elliott Sclar, the Director of the Center for Sustainable Urban Development and the Earth Institute and Professor of Urban Planning and International Affairs at Columbia University, will take place on Thursday, April 5th, from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room.  Dr. Sclar’s lecture … Read more of Register Now for the Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture

CURE Seminar Series Continues Mar. 22

Christopher Michael, Director of Employee Ownership at the Newark Community Economic Development Corporation, will lecture on “Employee Ownership and Urban Economic Development,” as part of the Center for Urban Research and Education’s (CURE) Seminar Series.  The event will take place on Thursday, March 22nd, at 12:30 p.m. in Armitage Hall’s Faculty Lounge.  Lunch will be served.  All are … Read more of CURE Seminar Series Continues Mar. 22

CURE Seminar Series Continues Feb. 16

Dr. James Wolfinger, Associate Dean of the College of Education and Professor of History at DePaul University, will lecture on “Running the Rails: A History of Capital and Labor in the Philadelphia Transit Industry,” part of the Center for Urban Research and Education’s (CURE) Seminar Series.  The event will take place on Friday, February 16th, … Read more of CURE Seminar Series Continues Feb. 16

Spring 2018 CURE Seminar Series Begins 1/25

Zaire Z. Dinzey-Flores, Associate Professor of Sociology and Latino and Caribbean Studies at Rutgers University, will present “The Price of Race in New Brooklyn’s Real Estate,” on Thursday, January 25th, the first installment of the Center for Urban Research and Education’s (CURE) Spring 2018 Seminar Series.   This free event is open to all.  The event … Read more of Spring 2018 CURE Seminar Series Begins 1/25

Final CURE Seminar of Fall Semester Scheduled for 12/15

Jason Romisher, an MA candidate in the Department of History at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, will be the guest speaker at the final Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) seminar of the fall semester.  The title of his talk is “Student Activism and the Black Liberation Movement in Lawnside, New Jersey.” This … Read more of Final CURE Seminar of Fall Semester Scheduled for 12/15

CURE Seminar Series Continues 11/17

Jesse Curtis, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History at Temple University, will present “A Mission Field Next Door: Evangelical Higher Education in the Era of White Flight” as part of the Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) Seminar Series on Friday, November 17th.   This free event is open to all.  The event … Read more of CURE Seminar Series Continues 11/17

CURE Seminar Series Continues 10/6

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will continue its fall season on Friday, October 6, with a presentation by Dr. James DeFilippis, Associate Professor of Planning and Public Policy Development at the E.J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University. Dr. DeFilippis will discuss, “On the Political Meanings of the Transformation of … Read more of CURE Seminar Series Continues 10/6

First CURE Seminar of Fall Semester to Take Place on 9/15

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will begin its fall season on Friday, September 15, with a presentation by Dr. Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Associate Professor of Sociology at Saint Joseph’s University.  Dr. Clampet-Lundquist will present, “‘If You Can Weather the Storm:’ Urban Inequality and the Transition to Adulthood.”  Dr. Clampet-Lundquist will discuss how, for adolescents and … Read more of First CURE Seminar of Fall Semester to Take Place on 9/15