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Winter 2020 Newsletter

December 8, 2019

In this issue… Resiliency Urbanism: Tales of Climate Adaptation from Four Indian Cities; CURS Evaluating Habitat for Humanity’s Neighborhood Revitalization Efforts. Conversations at Hickerson House: Townsend Middleton on Chokepoints – A Comparative Global Ethnography; Conversations at Hickerson House: Michael Figueroa … Continued

Summer 2018 Newsletter

August 17, 2018

In this issue: Chokepoints: The Challenges and Opportunities of Blockages; Access to Opportunity in Two Neighborhoods in San Francisco and New Orleans; Are There Health Risks or Health Benefits for Teens Growing Up in HUD-Assisted Housing?; Announcing: Conversations at Hickerson … Continued

Chokepoints: The Challenges and Opportunities of Blockages

June 13, 2018

Tunnels, corridors and cables – conduits that can become “chokepoints” – places where malfunction, blockage or strategic pressure constrict the flows and connections of human systems. In 2016, CURS Faculty Fellows Townsend Middleton and Gabriela Valdivia convened a group of … Continued