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URPL Lecture Series


A brownbag forum for exploration of research and professional issues

related to urban and regional planning


All lectures are open to the public and are held in 208 Old Music Hall, 925 Bascom Mall


Please direct inquiries about the 2014-15 Lecture Series to its organizer, Prof. Harvey M. Jacobs


Fall Semester Lectures

 

Overview Flier of Complete Spring 2015 Lecture Series

Friday, February 6, 2015, 12 - 1:30 p.m. Some Modern Day Musing on the Police Power. Professor Brian Ohm, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Wisconsin-Madison. [Read the Paper]

Friday, March 6, 2015, 12 - 1:30 p.m. More Than Gentrification: Eviction and Displacement in Los Angeles. Dr. Revel Sims, Honorary Fellow, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Wisconsin-Madison. [Read the Paper]

Friday, April 10, 2015, 12 - 1:30 p.m. Child Support Receipt, Mobility and Housing Quality. Associate Professor Marah Curtis, School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin-Madison. [Read the Paper]

Friday, May 1, 2015, 12 - 1:30 p.m. Mapping a Decade of Change: Urban expansion in East Asia, 2000-2010. Assistant Professor Annemarie Schneider, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Published papers on this research are available to view here: A new urban landscape in East-Southeast Asia, 2000-2010Environmental Research Letters (2015) volume 10, 034002 (Schneider et al.) ; Detecting change in urban areas at continental scales with MODIS dataRemote Sensing of Environment (2015) volume 158, 331-347 (Mertes et al.).



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