Register Now for “Statewide Symposium on Charter Schools”

The Community Leadership Center (CLC) will host “Statewide Symposium on Charter Schools: Celebrating 20 Years of College Readiness,” on Tuesday, September 19th, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  This event will feature Ronald C. Rice Jr., JD, Senior Director of Government Relations at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.  The event location is the … Read more of Register Now for “Statewide Symposium on Charter Schools”

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

CURE Will Co-Host National Summit for Inclusive Communities on 7/21

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will co-host the National Summit for Inclusive Communities and Sustainable Regions, along with Building One America and Cleveland State University, on Friday, July 21.  The event is from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and will take place in the Campus Center. On the agenda are the following topics: … Read more of CURE Will Co-Host National Summit for Inclusive Communities on 7/21

CURE Continues Spring Season on 4/14

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will continue its spring season on Friday, April 14th, with a presentation called “Listening to the Voices of the Homeless in Public Policy Debates” by Dr. Joshua D. Philips, an instructor at Pennsylvania State University–Brandywine.    A half-century after the “War on Poverty” of Lyndon Johnson, poverty … Read more of CURE Continues Spring Season on 4/14

Register Now for the Annual Baron Lecture on 4/3

The Jacob Abraham and Mildred Amelia Baron Lecture Series will take place on on Monday, April 3, with special guest speaker Assemblywoman Patricia Egan Jones, who serves New Jersey’s 5th Legislative District.  Assemblywoman Jones will discuss “Politics and Citizenship.” This event will take place at 12:15 p.m. in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room.  Registration is … Read more of Register Now for the Annual Baron Lecture on 4/3

Registration Now Open for SLED Conference on 3/28

Doctoral students in the Public Affairs–Community Development Ph.D. program and the Department of Public Policy and Administration invite you to the Second Annual State and Local Economic Development Policy Graduate Student Conference on March 28 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Neighborhood Center, Camden. The goal of this conference is to connect research … Read more of Registration Now Open for SLED Conference on 3/28

Register Now for the “Re-imagining the University/City Connection” Symposium

On Tuesday, March 28th, the Community Leadership Center will host, “Re-imagining the University/City Connection” Symposium, part of their Integrating Research, Policy, and Practice Lecture Series.  Moderated by Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor of the Department of Public Policy and Administration, a panel of five leading experts, including Chancellor Phoebe A. Haddon, … Read more of Register Now for the “Re-imagining the University/City Connection” Symposium

The CURE Seminar Series Continues 3/3

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will continue its seminar series on Friday, March 3rd, with a presentation by Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab, Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology at Temple University, and founder of the Wisconsin HOPE Lab, the nation’s only translational research laboratory seeking ways to make college more affordable.  Dr. … Read more of The CURE Seminar Series Continues 3/3

Join us for the Annual Dr. Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture on 2/6

The Department of Public Policy and Administration will sponsor the annual Dr. Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture on Monday, February 6th, with special guest speaker Dr. Ruth Milkman, Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York and at the Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and … Read more of Join us for the Annual Dr. Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture on 2/6