Loyola University Chicago

Center for Urban Research and Learning

Friday Morning Seminars - Fall 2011

Fall 2011

September 9th
Residents and the Planning Process: A Community Needs Assessment of Taft Homes 

Kimberlee Guenther, Loyola University Chicago

September 16th 
Devolving the Carceral State: Rituals, Race and the Micro Politics of Exoffender "Community Reintegration"

Reuben Miller, Loyola University Chicago

September 23rd 

September 30th

Linking a Career's Worth of Urban Sociology to Community-Engaged Work
Tony Orum, Loyola University Chicago

October   7th

Arts and Community Development: The Australian Experience

Lisa Andersen, University of Technology, Sydney, Shopfront Community Program. Sydney Australia

October 14th

Religion in America.

Rhys Williams, Loyola University Chicago
October 21st 
Google: A Culture of Innovation
Useful Links:
Brian Fitzpatrick, Google

October 28th 

The New Paradigm in Mapping and Geographic Information Systems: Web-Enabled Community Empowerment 

David Treering, Loyola University Chicago
November 4th 

November 11th 

Doing Action Research with HCO: An Organization Serving People with Development Disabilities

Jennifer Chernega, Jay Palmer, and John Collins, Winona State University

November 18th

Long-term Unemployed Who Never Become Steady Workers: Non Work Alternatives
Toby Herr, Project Match

November 25th 

No Seminar - Thanksgiving Break 

December 2nd

Public Housing Estate Redevelopment: An Australian Perspective

Lauren Kenworthy, University of Western Sydney
December 9th
Understanding the Housing First Model to End Homelessness
Full Report:
Dennis Watson, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Dana Wagner, Loyola University Chicago
Jenna Hartung, Loyola University Chicago