Friday Morning Seminars
CURL Friday Morning Seminars are held regularly on Friday mornings during fall & spring semesters from 10:30am until 12:00pm in Cuneo Hall, Room 417. Loyola faculty, students, staff, community members, and guests are welcome.
These seminars are a time for CURL graduates, undergraduates, staff, and community members to discuss their thoughts and experiences with community-based initiatives and/or relevant research. Please note: Unavoidable changes may be necessary. Call 773.508.8521 to confirm specific presentations.
|September 9||Sites/Sights: From Tokyo to California City||Noritaka Minami, Assistant Professor of Photography, Department of Fine & Performing Arts, Loyola University Chicago|
|September 16||Culturally Informed Community Health Practice and Research||Lisa Skemp, Professor, Chair, Health Systems, Leadership, & Policy, School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago|
|September 23||Embedding an Equity Lens in Climate Planning||Julia Parzen, Co-founder and staff to The Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities' Partners for Places Initiative; and Co-developer of the Urban Sustainability Directors Network Equity Professional Development Program|
|September 30||The Chicago Freedom Movement 50 Years
Later and Its Relevance for Today: A Book Talk
|Pam Smith, Mary Lou Finley, and Jim Ralph; Authors|
|October 7||White Construction of Memory, Empathy, and Identity in a Racially Changing Chicago||Mike Maly, Associate Professor, Sociology Director, Policy Research Collaborative, Roosevelt University|
|October 14||Becoming A Man (BAM): A Deep Dive||Marshaun Bacon, B.A.M. Curriculum Specialist, Youth Guidance|
October 21*Location: Water Tower Campus, Quinlan School of Business
Further details TBA*
|Inside the Financial Services & Business Analytics Lab: Why, What, Who, and How||Fady Harfoush, Director & Executive Lecturer - Financial Services & Business Analytics (FSBA) Lab, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago|
|October 28||Localism: Building Sustainable, Just Economies One Community at a Time||Ellen Shepard, CEO, Community Allies|
|November 4||No Seminar||Amy Bonhert's presentation has been rescheduled for next semester due to the Loyola Presidential Inauguration.
|November 11||Contaminants in the Public Water Supply: A Modern Scientific Perspective||Chad Johnston, Assistant Professor, Engineering Science, Loyola University Chicago|
|November 18||Contemporary Photography as Social Science||Jennifer Murray, Instructor of Photography, Department of Fine and Performing Arts at Loyola University Chicago; Executive Director, Filter Photo|
|November 25||No Seminar - Thanksgiving|
|December 2||Yard Games: Structure, Culture, and Selective Solidarities in a Scrap Metal Yard in Chicago||Elise Cohen, Instructor, Department of Sociology, Loyola University Chicago|