Great Cities Institute at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Podcasts of GCI Seminars

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Stimulating Urban Development in US and UK Cities After the Financial Crisis

Public Trust



November 15, 2012
Thomas Strickland





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Lecture/Q&A

   
A Scholarship of Engagement: Values, Theory and Practice

T Cordova



November 9, 2012
Teresa Córdova
UPP Friday Forum





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Lecture/Q&A

   
Walkable, Affordable and Preferable: Nuancing the Sustainable Neighborhood

Public Trust



November 8, 2012
Emily Talen





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Lecture/Q&A

   
Unequal Policies, Unequal Access: State Voting Laws and the Nonprofit Response

Public Trust



November 6, 2012
Kelly LeRoux





PODCAST
Lecture

   
Freight Hub of the United States: How We Can Sustain Chicago's Role in the 21st Century

Public Trust



September 13, 2012
Randy Blankenhorn





PODCAST
Lecture
Q & A

   
Self-Organization and Self-Optimization of Traffic Flows on Freeways and in Urban Networks

Public Trust



May 25, 2012
Dirk Helbing



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Lecture
Q & A

   
Workshop - "Local Governments and Immigration"

Public TrustMay 21-22, 2012
Organized by The Institute of Local Government Law, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain

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Shifting Boundaries - New Developments in Schooling in Germany

Public Trust


May 14, 2012
Sabine Reh



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Lecture
Q & A

   
Race, Housing and Community: Perspectives in Policy and Practice

Public Trust


May 2, 2012
Harris Beider



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Lecture
Q & A

   
Neoliberal Urbanism: A Symposium

Chicago Scene
April 27, 2012
Nik Theodore, Neal Brenner, Jamie Peck & Andy Clarno, Claire Decoteau, Cedric Johnson, Robert Fairbanks

PODCAST
Morning Presentations
Morning Q & A

Afternoon Presentations
Afternoon Q & A

   
Governance and Social Innovation in European Cities

Public Trust

April 24, 2012
Marisol Garcia Cabeza



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Lecture
Q & A

   
Place-Based Leadership and Public Service Innovation: An International Perspective

Lights map

April 23, 2012
Robin Hambleton



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Lecture

   
Marketing Diversity and the New Politics of Desegregation: An Urban Education Ethnography

chicago scene

April 12, 2012
Pamela Anne Quiroz



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Lecture
Q & A

   
The Chicago Skyway and the Future of Urban Infrastruc​ture

Lights map

March 8, 2012
Louise Nelson Dyble



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Lecture
Q & A

   
Cook County Domestic Violence Court: Policies and Procedures When Substance Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence Co-Occur

Lights map

March 6, 2012
Larry Bennett
Stephanie Riger



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Tale of Two Downtowns: Core Area Development and Diversification in Toronto and Chicago

Lights map

March 1, 2012
Igal Charney
Rachel Weber
Ty Tabing



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
New Sub(Urbanisms)

Lights map


November 29, 2011
Judith K. De Jong



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
A New Chicago Cultural Plan

Lights map


November 10, 2011
Julie Burros



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Lecture
Q and A

   
The Future of Nonprofits in Chicago

Lights map
November 8, 2011
Panelists: Maria Pesqueira, Jean Pogge, Tom Tresser, Robert Wordlaw. Moderator: Kelly LeRoux





PODCAST
Lecture & Q/A

   
Regionalism in a Time of Turmoil

Lights map


October 10, 2011
Bill Barnes



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Lecture
Q and A

   
History as Urban Archaeology - Writing 'Mumbai Fables'

Gyan Prakash





October 6, 2011
Gyan Prakash





PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Great Cities/Ordinary Lives Conference: Celebrating the retirement of Anthony Orum

City

September 16-17, 2011
For information on the panelists, please click here.

PODCASTS
Panel 1 Presentations, Q & A
Panel 2 Presentations, Q & A
Panel 3 Presentations, Q & A

Sharon Zukin - Keynote Address
Panel 4 Presentations, Q & A
Panel 5
Presentations, Q & A

   
Governance for the Spatial Development of EU Macro-Regions and US Mega-Regions

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May 26, 2011
Stefanie Dühr





PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Economic Growth and Social Equity: Dilemmas for the Urban University

Wim Wiewel


May 13, 2011
Wim Wiewel
Lecture in honor of Professor David Perry and his 11 years as Director of GCI







PODCAST
Lecture

   
Governing Art Districts: State Control and Cultural Production in Contemporary China

Yue Zhang





April 12, 2011
Yue Zhang






PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
HIV/AIDS and the Struggle for Live in South Africa's Slums

Claire Decoteau profile pic



March 15, 2011
Claire Decoteau




PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Millennium Park's Future in the Post-Daley Era

Millennium Park



March 10, 2011
Edward Uhlir




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Lecture
Q and A

   
Caring for Limited English Speaking Elderly: The Roles of Ethnic Social Service Agencies in a Global City

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March 1, 2011
Naoko Muramatsu




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Lecture
Q and A

   
Mapping Architecture's Social Entrepreneurial Networks

S_Haar




February 8, 2011
Sharon Haar




PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
The Third City - Chicago and American Urbanism

V_Parks





January 27, 2011
Dr. Larry Bennett




 

PODCAST
Lecture/Q & A

   
The Next Metro Economy: Confronting the Persistent Challenges of Cities
City_SceneDecember 6, 2010
Panelists:
Gerald Frug
Nik Theodore
Pauline Lipman
Karen Mossberger
Xavier Nogueras
Alan Berube



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Trajectories of Wal-Mart Site Fight Campaigns

V_Parks



December 2, 2010
Virginia Parks



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Locating Tourism in Kathmandu: 1965-1980

Rachel Weber



November 30, 2010
Mark Liechty



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
UIC Neighborhoods Initiative - Part 2 "Engaging Communities Through Partnership"

Rachel Weber




November 29, 2010
Cynthia "Cee" Boyd




PODCAST
Lecture

   
The Speculative City

Rachel Weber



November 16, 2010
Rachel Weber



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
Marketplaces: Prospects for Social, Economic, and Political Development

 






November 9, 2010
Alfonso Morales

PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

Download PPT and Readings
-Nov 9 PowerPoint Slides
-Public Markets as Community Development Tools
-Planning and the Self Organization of Marketplaces
-Healthy Food Outside
-Peddling Policy
-New Maxwell Street Market
-Farmers' Markets on Federal Property

   
The Production of the Financial Crisis in New York City

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November 4, 2010
Manuel Aalbers



PODCAST
Lecture
Q and A

   
UIC Neighborhoods Initiative - Part 1 "Engaging Communities Through Partnership"

Nacho Gonzalez




October 28, 2010
Nacho Gonzalez and Thea Crum




PODCAST
Lecture and Q&A

   
Educational Debt Relief: Critical Race Praxis as College Access for African-American and Latino/a Youth

David Stovall




October 26, 2010
David Stovall



PODCAST
Lecture
Q_&_A

   
Activists in City Hall

Pierre Clavel


October 21, 2010
Pierre Clavel



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Lecture
Q_&_A

   
New Urban Development: Looking Back to See Forward

Claude Gruen


October 1, 2010
Claude Gruen



PODCAST
Lecture

Q_&_A

   
Exploring Scale in Immigration Policy: The Case of Madrid and the EU Policy Framework.

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July 15, 2010




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Lecture

Q_&_A

   
Covering the City: Urban Reporting and Researching in the New Information Environment

Covering the City flyerJune 3, 2010

Featured Presenters:
Natalie Moore
Daniel X. ONeil
Karen Mossberger
David Schalliol
Zizi Papacharissi



PODCAST
Workshop Introduction

Presentations
Q_&_A

   
Financialization, Crisis and 'Developing' Countries

Özgür Orhangazi

 



May 4, 2010
Özgür Orhangazi

 




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Urban Forms and Comparisons: Chicago's Near North Side and the Localization of Gentrification Generalized

Judit_Bodnar




April 28, 2010
Judit Bodnar

 

 


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Building from Individual and Family Assets: Community Development in the Gedam Sefer Neighborhood of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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April 22, 2010
Rich Kordesh, Alice Butterfield

 

 


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Social Networks in the Access to Reproductive Health Services of Migrant Women to Chicago, Illinois: A Community Intervention"

Elena_Gutierrez

 

April 20, 2010
Elena Gutiérrez

 

 

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The Challenges of the Twenty-First Century City

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April 14, 2010
Blair Ruble

 

 


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Towards Urban Sustainability in the Chicago Region: Using Agent-Based Modeling for Social Learning and Environmental Planning

Moira_Zellner

 

April 6, 2010
Moira Zellner

 

 

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Confronting Decline in an Industrial City

 

March 29, 2010
Norm Krumholz
Jen Malloy - Rethinking Growth Video

 

 

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The Significance of Extra-Researcher Roles and Commitment in Engaged Scholarship

 

March 17, 2010
Michele Kelley
Jose Lopez

 

 

 

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Gayby Boomers: The Health and Social Connectedness of the Gayest Generation

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March 16, 2010
Jesus Ramirez Valles

 

 

 

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Policing in Drag: Giuliani Goes Global with the Illusion of Control

Ralph Cintron

 

 

March 11, 2010
Winifred Curran

 

 

 

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Tied Up in Tehran: Women, Social Change and the Politics Of Daily Life

Ralph Cintron

 

 

January 19, 2010
Norma Claire-Moruzzi

 

 

 

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Democracy as Fetish

Ralph Cintron

 

 

November 10, 2009
Ralph Cintron

 

 

 

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Secure Data and Organization Interoperation for Geospatial and Context-Aware Urban Applications

Isabel Cruz

 

 

October 6, 2009
Isabel Cruz

 





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Gaffikin

 

 

May 19, 2009
Frank Gaffikin

 

 

 

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The Role of Race in Illinois' Economy and Education System

Ralph Martire

 

 

April 14, 2009
Ralph Martire

 

 

 

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The 2008 Chicago Area Study: Race, Ethnicity, and Political Participation

Allyson Holbrook

 

 

April 3, 2009
Allyson Holbrook

 

 

 

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Ecologies of Learnerhoods in Urban Classrooms: Young African American Children and Science

Maria VarelasJustine Kane

 

March 31, 2009
Maria Varelas & Justine Kane

 

 

 

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Local Knowledge, Global Vision: A Collaborative Learning Project with Chicago-Area High Schools
March 10, 2009
Katrin Schultheiss

 

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Denizens or Citizens? Immigrant Activism and the City
February 10, 2009
Amalia Pallares

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(3 parts 27-32MB mp3 files)
Part 1, Part 2, & Part 3

  
Challenges and Innovation in Urban High School Education


February 3 , 2009
Kirk Harris

 

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Mixed Land Use - The Case of Chicago's Downtown Area

January 20 , 2009
Tingwei Zheng and Lan Wang

 

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A Contextual Approach to Adolescent Fatherhood

November 11, 2008
Constance Dallas

 

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Building a Community of Choice

November 18 , 2008
Steven McCullough

 

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Differential Citizenship in the Subprime Mortgage Market

Phil Ashton

 

October 16, 2008
Phil Ashton

 

 

 

Part 1 , Part 2 and Part 3 of Flash presentation

   
How Do Poor Neighborhoods Fare? Public and Civic attention to Neighborhood Revitalization in Chicago

September 11 , 2008
Karen Mossberger

 

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Youth Participation as a Protective Factor: Implications for the Well Being
of Minority Youth


September 11, 2007
Michele Kelley and Christine Bozlak

 

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Lessons from One Year at Hull-House and the Legacy of Jane Addams at UIC:
Engaging Publics, Counterpublics and Communities

October 9, 2007
Lisa Yun Lee

 

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The Roots and Resolution of African Conflicts
October 16, 2007
Paul Tiyambe Zeleza
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Community Building and Drug and Alcohol Treatment: What's the Connection?
October 30, 2007
Thomas Lyons
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The Mortgage Lending Crisis: Implications for Our Communities
November 1, 2007
Expert Panel:
Harry Pestine, Ellen Seidman, Geoff Smith, and Mike Van Zalingen
Moderators: Philip Ashton and Janet Smith
Download podcasts:
Ellen Seidman segment
Geoff Smith segment
Mike VanZalingen segment
Harry Pestine segment
Question & Answer session
  
China and India: Governance, Urban Development, and Sustainability in the Cities
of the Global South

November 6, 2007
PhD Student Panel: Ratoola Kundu, Kamna Lal, Meng Sun, Lan Wang, Barry Weisberg
Moderator: David C. Perry
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Theories of Third Space: Reconceptualizing the Conceptual
November 27, 2007
Benet DeBerry-Spence
Download podcast (76MB mp3 file)
  
The Problem of Urbanicity and Survey Nonresponse Bias: Identifying Possible Mechanisms and Solutions
December 4, 2007
Allyson Holbrook
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Stigma and Risk Among African-American Adolescents Whose Mothers Have HIV
January 15, 2008
Sally Mason
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Higher Education Partnerships and Place Based Community Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
February 5, 2008
Alice Johnson Butterfield & Richard Kordesh
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Bringing Together Academia, Government and the Community to Address
Urban Challenges

February 26, 2008
Martin Adams
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How Operations/Business Managers and Executive Directors Collaborate
to Move Organizations Forward

March 4, 2008
Deborah Strauss
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Renaissance 2010, Contested Urban Development, and the Politics of Race
March 11, 2008
Pauline Lipman
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Cooking Up a Global City
April 15, 2008
Paul O'Connor
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Making Life Better in Cities: Improving the Productivity of Governmental
and Non-Profit Urban Agencies

April 22, 2008
Darold Barnum
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