Tag: CURE

African American Homicide in Philadelphia to be Examined During Public Lecture

African American Homicide in Philadelphia to be Examined During Public Lecture

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers–Camden will offer a free public lecture addressing the high concentration of homicides among African Americans in Philadelphia over the past 25 years at 12:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31.

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Research Center to Host Lecture on Poverty Policy and Politics of the Poor

Research Center to Host Lecture on Poverty Policy and Politics of the Poor

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers–Camden will offer a free lecture addressing the importance of an invigorated democracy to move toward a socially just America, at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4. Frances Fox Piven, a distinguished professor of political science and sociology at the Graduate Center of the City University of […]

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Research Center Serves as Hub for Solving Urban Issues

Research Center Serves as Hub for Solving Urban Issues

Prior to the housing collapse in 2008, property values were rising steadily in neighborhood real estate markets in older cities throughout the country. In such cities experiencing revitalization, it is difficult to determine if low-income residents are pushed out, or remain in these neighborhoods, reaping the benefits of improvements, says Paul Jargowsky, a Rutgers–Camden professor […]

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