Loyola University Chicago

Center for Urban Research and Learning

Friday Morning Seminars

Papachristos

Andrew Papachristos, Spring 2014

CURL Friday Morning Seminars are held regularly on Friday mornings during fall & spring semesters from 10:30am until 12:00pm in the Cuneo Hall, 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.

View Past Seminars

Fall 2015

DateTopicPresenter
August 28th The Structure of Cuban Communities, and the Commitment to Social Justice Joy Gordon, Ignacio Ellacuría, S.J. Professor of Social Ethics, Department of Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago
September 4th Interviewers, Respondents, and Questions: The Role of Survey Context in Generating Inequality Dana Garbarski, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Loyola University Chicago
September 11th The Second Industrial Revolution in Chicago:  Innovation for Social Transformation Dan Swinney, Executive Director, Manufacturing Renaissance
September 18th TBD  
September 25th  Living in Poverty: An Experiential Interprofessional Simulation Jorgia Connor, Assistant Professor, Director of the Traditional BSN Program, School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago
October 2nd Re-Designing Community Mental Health Services for Urban Children: Supporting Schooling to Promote Mental Health Marc Atkins, Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Director of Psychology Training in Psychiatry, and Director of Research at the Institute for Juvenile Research, University of Illinois at Chicago
October 9th TBD  
October 16th The Impact of the 606/Bloomingdale Trail on Logan Square Lucy Gomez-Feliciano, Health Outreach Director/Active Living Logan Square; John McDermott, Housing and Land Use Director; Logan Square Neighborhood Association  
October 23rd TBD  
October 30th Domestic Violence: Recent Research and Policy Innovations Christine George, Associate Research Professor, CURL, LUC; Leslie Landis, Cook County Domestic Violence Division Court Administrator; Stephanie Riger, CURL Visiting Scholar
November 6th TBD  
November 13th No Seminar - 20th Year Event  
November 20th Scaling Up: Creating Grassroots Change on the City, State, and National Level Phil Nyden, Director, CURL, LUC; Teresa Neumann, University-Community Research Coordinator, CURL, LUC; Andrew Tonachel, Leader, ONE Northside and Staff, Alternatives INC.
November 27th No Seminar - Thanksgiving  
December 4th Urban Agriculture: Opportunities and Challenges in Building an Urban-Based Food System Kevin Erickson, Urban Agriculture Coordinator, Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago