Past CURE Seminars

CURE Seminar Series: “Employee Ownership and Urban Economic Development” by Christopher Micheal

March 22, 2018 at 12:30 pm-1:45 pm – This is a part of the CURE Seminar Series. See event URL for details. Download the Spring 2018 CURE Seminar Series poster.
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“Running the Rails: A History of Capital and Labor in the Philadelphia Transit Industry” with James Wolfinger

February 16, 2018 at 11:15 am-12:30 pm – This is a part of the CURE Seminar Series. See event URL for details. Download the Spring 2018 CURE Seminar Series poster.
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“The Price of Race in New Brooklyn’s Real Estate” with Zaire Z. Dinzey-Flores

January 25, 2018 at 12:30 pm-1:45 pm – This is a part of the CURE Seminar Series. See event URL for details. Download the Spring 2018 CURE Seminar Series poster.
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CURE Seminar Series: “Student Activism and the Black Liberation Movement in Lawnside, New Jersey,” with Jason Romisher

December 15, 2017 at 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – Lawnside, New Jersey, is a unique community because it is the only self-governing African American Borough in the State of New Jersey. This talk will first examine the early history of Lawnside and the regional, state, and federal political processes which impacted its growth and development. The second section will be an analysis of how […]
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CURE Seminar Series: “A Mission Field Next Door: Evangelical Higher Education in the Era of White Flight,” with Jesse Curtis

November 17, 2017 at 12:15 pm-1:30 pm – In the 1960s and 1970s, white evangelicals looked warily at the American city.  The fear, flight, and disinvestment of this period involved not only questions of race, class, and economy.  Urban decline was also a religious phenomenon.  In some urban neighborhoods, white evangelical congregations liquidated their properties and moved everything – churches, schools, homes – […]
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