Past CURE Seminars

Community Benefits: Developers, Negotiations, and Accountability

March 27, 2024 @ 4:00 pm-5:30 pm – Seminar Overview This book dives deep into four case studies—in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Seattle, and Milwaukee—to answer the following questions: Who ultimately benefits from both the agreements and the projects in question? How do benefits get delivered, and who controls this process? What works for these agreements to successfully produce community outcomes? Rosen shows that, […]

Cure Event: Young, Gifted and Diverse

December 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm-5:30 pm – Registration Registration is encouraged but not required. Please register here.  Seminar Overview Despite their diversity, Black Americans have long been studied as a uniformly disadvantaged group. Drawing from a representative sample of over a thousand Black students and in-depth interviews and focus groups with over one hundred more, Young, Gifted and Diverse highlights diversity among […]

CURE Seminar Series: Featuring Ashley E. Nickels, Ph.D.

February 21, 2020 @ 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Power, Participation, and Protest in Flint, Michigan: Unpacking the Policy Paradox of Municipal Takeover When the 2011 municipal takeover in Flint, Michigan placed the city under state control, some supported the intervention while others saw it as an affront to democracy. Still others were ambivalent about what was supposed to be a temporary disruption. However, […]
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CURE Seminar Series

November 15, 2019 @ 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Capital City: Gentrification and the Real Estate State Presented by Samuel Stein Ph.D. Candidate, Graduate Center, CUNY Friday, November 15 12:15 – 1:30 p.m. 3rd Floor Faculty Lounge, Armitage Hall Rutgers–Camden Free and open to the public Lunch provided  Seminar Abstract: Our cities are changing. Around the world, more and more money is being invested […]

Addressing Power Imbalances that Perpetuate Housing Segregation: Civil Legal Support for Tenants Facing Eviction in Baltimore

October 4, 2019 @ 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Presented by Dr. Stephanie Dolamore Assistant Professor Department of Government and Public Affairs Gallaudet University Date & Time October 4, 2019  12:15-1:30 pm Location Armitage Hall 3rd Floor, Faculty Lounge 311 N. Fifth St. Camden, NJ Abstract: Baltimore has long struggled with inequities in housing. Decades of racism has resulted in deeply entrenched segregation among […]