Past Events



Virtual Alumni Chat Series

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Seeing Like a Bureaucrat: property and the construction of urban space

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Presenter: Indivar Jonnalagadda, PhD Candidate, South Asia Studies and Anthropology

Discussant: Debjani Bhattacharyya, Associate Professor of History, Drexel University



Philadelphia Battlefields

Disruptive Campaigns and Upset Elections in a Changing City
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Join URBS instructor John Kromer, author of Philadelphia Battlefields: Disruptive Campaigns and Upset…



37th Annual Public Lecture: Forrest Stuart

"Ballad of the Bullet: Gangs, Drill Music, and the Power of Online Infamy"
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Forrest Stuart is…



Urban Gay Culture and the Active Accomplishment of Community

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Presenter: Tyler Baldor, PhD Candidate, Sociology

Discussant: Jason Orne, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Drexel University

 



Land. Body. Prison. Dream. Freedom. - Scape

A Discussion on Visualizing Urban Violence
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Presenter: Leniqueca Welcome, PhD Candidate, Anthropology

Discussant: John L. Jackson Jr., Dean, Annenberg School for Communication

 



Hassenfeld Summer Grants for Undergraduate Research: Due by May 15th

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The Hassenfeld Grants provide several students with the opportunity to explore answers to questions arising out of their internship or other coursework in Urban Studies, by supporting independent research in the…



Honors Presentations

May 4, 2020 Apr 24, 2020 at -

Come through for your fellow Urbies, and enjoy the breadth of interesting Urban Studies subjects! Students will give a brief overview of their work, and describe the twists and challenges of their research process.…



2020-2021 Urban Studies Dissertation Completion Fellowship: Due April 30th

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This competitive fellowship with a service component is geared to doctoral students in the final year of their dissertation work. In addition to completing their dissertation, the fellow will be responsible for…



Seniors: Interviews for Voter Registration job - Public Interest Research Group

Feb 24, 2020 Feb 27, 2020 at -

Robin Donohoe, a Campus Organizer with the Student PIRGs, will be on Campus Monday 2/24 to Thursday 2/27 holding informational sessions and interviews for graduating seniors. There will be an informational…