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. … Continue reading The CURE Seminar Series Continues 3/3

“Rio’s True Olympic Legacy” Lecture Scheduled for 11/15

Theresa Williamson, Executive Director of Catalytic Communities, will present, “Rio’s True Olympic Legacy: What have we learned?  What next?” on Tuesday, November 15th, from 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room.  Dr. Williamson will address Rio and its social and economic struggles through the lens of Olympic legacy.  All are welcome. … Continue reading “Rio’s True Olympic Legacy” Lecture Scheduled for 11/15

CURE Seminar Scheduled for 11/18

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will host its next seminar on Friday, November 18th.  Christopher Wheeler, a doctoral student in the public affairs program, will present, “Land Use Regulation, Housing Development, and Racial Segregation in the Greater Philadelphia Region.”   The free event will be held during the free period in the … Continue reading CURE Seminar Scheduled for 11/18

Viewing and Discussion of “Changing Face of Harlem” Documentary on 10/26

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE), the Department of Public Policy and Administration, and the Urban Studies Program will host a viewing of the documentary the Changing Face of Harlem, to be followed by a discussion with the filmmaker Shawn Batey, on Wednesday, October 26th, from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m., in the Campus Center’s … Continue reading Viewing and Discussion of “Changing Face of Harlem” Documentary on 10/26

The Dr. Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture Scheduled for 4/21

Join us on Thursday, April 21st, for the Dr. Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture.  Dr. Robert Bailey was a former professor of public policy and administration, and a champion for the rights of the LGBTQ community.  The guest speaker for the lecture will be Steven Goldstein, Associate Professor of Law at Rutgers Law School, and a … Continue reading The Dr. Robert Bailey Memorial Lecture Scheduled for 4/21

2nd Annual Global Health Lecture Scheduled for 4/12

Join us on Tuesday, April 12th, for the second annual Global Health Speaker Series, with guest speaker Ana Diez Roux, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., Dean of the School of Public Health at Drexel University.  Dr. Roux will discuss, “Urbanization and Population Health: Implications for Research and Action.”  The event begins at 3:30 p.m. in the Campus … Continue reading 2nd Annual Global Health Lecture Scheduled for 4/12