Urban Studies is co-sponsoring with Fordham Law School a Groundbreaking Two-Day Symposium:
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Professor Chris Rhomberg's
"The Broken Table: The Detroit Newspaper Strike and the State of American Labor"
Winner, 2013 Distinguished Scholarly Monograph Award from the American Sociological Association's section on Labor and Labor Movements.
Selected, “Noteworthy Books in Industrial Relations and Labor Economics, 2012,” Industrial Relations Section, Princeton University.
Urban Studies Program
Designed as an interdisciplinary program, Urban Studies offers a broad introduction to the city and the urban environment. Students combine course work and urban issues with hands-on experience in New York City.
A dedicated faculty offer courses ranging from urban politics and community, architecture and the built environment, urban history, immigration and class relations, to literary representations of urban space.
Housing Advocate and
President of Community Solutions, MacArthur Foundation Fellow
“We need to move the needle on homelessness, and we think we can.”
View Moving the Needle on Homelessness
Visits Fordham University
February 24th - 26th, 2014
Join us for
When Tenants Claimed the City: Book Talk and University Seminar
Roberta Gold, Visiting Assistant Professor of History at Fordham, Author of When Tenants Claimed the City: The Struggle for Citizenship in New York City Housing
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 3 p.m.
Rosanne Haggerty, Distinguished Visitor
Fred Freiberg, Executive Director, Fair Housing Justice Center, Inc.
Joe Muriana, Associate Vice-President for Government Relations & Urban Affairs
Lowenstein Hall | Lincoln Center Campus
The Urban Studies Visiting Scholar Program is supported by a generous gift from Podell, Schwartz, Schechter, and Banfield, LLP.
Rose Hill, Dealy 208B
Lincoln Center, Lowenstein 414B