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2015 Fall Semester Seminars

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“Understanding the Dramatic Trend Reversals in Los Angeles: The New Outlook to 2030”

September 1, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Speaker: Dowell Myers, Professor of Policy, Planning, and Demography & the Director of the Population Dynamics Research Group, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

 

Don Spivack“New Rivers of Multifamily Housing:  Opportunities through the LA River Development” (Panel Discussion)
September 15, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Moderator: Donald Spivack, Adjunct Instructor of Planning, USC Price School & Former Deputy Chief of Operations and Policy, LA Community Redevelopment Agency
Panelists: Claire Bowin, Senior City Planner, City of Los Angeles; Shane Phillips, Project Director, Los Angeles Streetcar, Inc.; Daniel Tellalian, Principal, Emerging Markets, Inc.

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“Limits of Informality”

September 29, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Speaker: Darshini Mahadevia, Professor and Dean of Faculty of Planning, CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India

 

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“Climate Penalty on Local Air Pollution: Is it Possible to Adapt?”

October 6, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Speaker: Antonio Bento, Professor of Public Policy & Economics
Director, Graduate Programs in Public Policy
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

 


Ernesto Cortes“Creating Space for Democratic Practice for Power and Agency in the Metropolis”
October 20, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Speaker: Ernesto Cortes
National Co-Director, Industrial Areas Foundation
Adjunct Professor, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

 

MBoarnet_tq0854“LA2B or Not to be: Mobility Plan 2035’s Prospects and Pitfalls” (Panel Discussion)
October 27, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Moderator: Marlon Boarnet, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Director of Graduate Programs in Urban Planning and Development, USC Price School
Panelists: Vinayak Bharne, Director of Design, Moule & Polyzoides Architects & Urbanists & Adjunct Associate Professor of Urbanism, USC Price School; Claire Bowin, Senior City Planner, City of Los Angeles; Rick Cole, City Manager, City of Santa Monica; Deborah Murphy, Principal, Deborah Murphy Urban Design + Planning & Founder, Los Angeles Walks

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“Art on the Move”
November 3, 2015 — 12:15-1:30pm — RGL 101
Speaker: Rochelle Steiner
Professor, Critical Studies
USC Roski School of Art & Design

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