Past CURE Seminars

“Advocating Against the Grain: Examining the Importance of Local Contexts on Advocacy Behavior among Homeless Service Organizations”

May 3, 2019 at 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Speaker: Zachary Wood Program Director of Urban Studies and Public Affairs Doctoral Student Rutgers–Camden Lunch will be served!
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The Crisis of the African-American Middle Neighborhood: Research from St. Louis, Detroit, and Other Older American Cities”

April 5, 2019 at 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Speaker: Alan Mallach Senior Fellow Center for Community Progress Lunch will be served!
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“Bulldozer: Demolition and Clearance of the Postwar Landscape”

March 1, 2019 at 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Although the decades following World War II stand out as an era of rapid growth and construction in the United States, those years were equally significant for large-scale destruction. In order to clear space for new suburban tract housing, an ambitious system of interstate highways, and extensive urban renewal development, wrecking companies demolished buildings while […]
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“A Neighborhood Politics of Last Resort: Post-Katrina New Orleans and the Right to the City”

February 1, 2019 at 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Speaker:  Dr. Stephen Danley Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Administration Rutgers–Camden Lunch will be served!
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The Effect of the New Jersey Superintendent Salary Cap on Superintendent Turnover

December 7, 2018 at 12:15 pm-1:45 pm – Lunch will be served! This talk will present new findings on the unintended consequences of the New Jersey Superintendent Salary Cap (NJSSC). Starting in 2011, New Jersey set a salary cap for all future superintendent contracts based on student enrollment. This is one of the first state-imposed tax and expenditure limitations (TELs) placed directly on […]
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