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, faculty, 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.
|January 24||Leading from within: Stories of Racial Justice from Community and Academic Partners||Deniene Willis, Community Leadership Academy Lead and Lena Hatchett, Executive Lead at Proviso Partners for Health|
|January 31||Policy and Advocacy as Tools for Promoting Health Equity in Illinois||Margie Schaps, Executive Director, Health & Medicine Policy Research Group|
|February 7||Community-Centered Energy Engagement||Uzma Noormohamed, Program Director, ISEIF; Yami Newell, Outreach Manager, Elevate Energy; Christine George, Associate Research Professor, CURL, LUC|
|February 14||Examining the Diversity of Coercive and Non-Coercive Management Styles Among Pimps in Chicago: Social and Childhood Contributors||Loretta Stalans, Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology; Psychology, LUC|
|February 21||Leveraging Community-engaged Evaluation Projects as a Path Towards Racial Educational Equity||Malik Henfield, Dean of the School of Education, LUC|
|February 28||Loyola in the 19th Century||Kathy Young, University Archivist, and Ashley Howdeshell, Assistant University Archivist, University Archives & Special Collections|
|March 6||No Seminar - Spring Break|
|March 13||No Seminar - Climate Change Conference|
|March 20||Understanding Black Urbanism Through the Complexities of the Black Habitus||Richard Lofton, Assistant Professor, School of Education, John Hopkins University|
|March 27||The Future of Cities||Phil Nyden, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Founding Director of CURL|
|April 3||TBD||Julia Gerasimenko, Advocacy Manager, Active Transportation Alliance|
|April 10||No Seminar - Good Friday|
|April 17||Community Engagement and Police Reform in Chicago||Joseph Hoereth, Director of the Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement, University of Illinois at Chicago