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Past Projects

  • Swing Bridge 1

    Art @ Bartram's

    The Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation worked with the Mural Arts Program of Philadelphia and Historic Bartram’s Garden to create Art@Bartram’s, a vision for the next piece of the Schuylkill River trail.

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  • Pittsburgh skyline at night, shown as a case study in The New Localism

    The New Localism

    In their new book, The New Localism: How Cities Can Thrive in the Age of Populism, co-authors Jeremy Nowak and Bruce Katz describe how power is shifting in the world from national governments and states to cities and metropolitan communities.

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  • Transatlantic Cities Forum: Re-Envisioning Philadelphia's Industrial Spaces

    The Forum was hosted by The German Marshall Fund of the United States, in collaboration with the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation at Drexel University and with the support of the William Penn Foundation. 

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  • Lindy Institute Urban Innovation Summit workshop view of Innovation Fellow Michael O'Bryan

    Urban Innovation Fellowship

    The Lindy Urban Innovation Fellowship enables the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation to recognize the extraordinary work that Philadelphians are doing to solve critical urban challenges. The Institute's 2018 Urban Innovation Fellows are Priya Mammen, Michael O'Bryan and Chris Spahr.

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  • Urban Innovation Summit

    The annual Urban Innovation Summit tackles vexing urban challenges using real-world projects identified by Lindy’s cohort of Urban Innovation Fellows while leveraging Drexel’s unique interdisciplinary approach to urban problem solving.

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