Lecture Series

James Defilippis: Grow or Die? Organization and Geographical Scales of Community Land Trusts

James Defilippis is a professor of urban planning in the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. His lecture will explore the pros and cons of community land trusts and their relevance to Philadelphia.

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Image courtesy of James Defilippis.

Harley Etienne: Studentification in the Time of COVID

Harley Etienne is an associate professor in the Urban and Regional Planning Program, in the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He teaches in the areas of community development/neighborhood planning, racism and social justice. 

This presentation will look at the potential long-term impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on university-adjacent neighborhoods and the extent to which the crisis demands a fundamental rethinking of university-community relations and partnerships.


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    2021-03-18 5:30pm
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