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All In The News tagged "NextCity org"

A Blueprint for Equitable Parklets

Katrina Johnston-Zimmerman, PhD, a project manager at the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in a Sept. 18 Next City article about the recently released report from Lindy about the barriers to right-of-way (ROW) stewardship in underserved communities.

Philadelphia Hopes to Harmonize Historic Preservation

Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College and executive director of the Lindy Center For Urban Innovation, was quoted in a Dec. 26 NextCity article about new development in Philadelphia and the hopes to harmonize construction with historic preservation.

Autism Jobs Program Wants to Cut Disabled Unemployment Number

Dianne Malley, project director of Transition Pathways in the Dornsife School of Public Health's A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, was quoted in a March 3 Next City story on the Institute's pilot program of Project SEARCH. The Program seeks to provide internship opportunities for young adults with autism to prepare them for careers. 

Philadelphia Has a New Plan For Its 43,000 Vacant Lots

Kevin Gillen, PhD, a senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in a Feb. 27 NextCity post about Philadelphia's plan for its 43,000 vacant lots.

What Happens When States Don't Punish The Poor For Saving Money?

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, was quoted in an Aug. 23 Next City story about federal cash assistance programs and how asset limits are counterintuitive.

Arts Organizations

A new study on arts organizations in Mantua, Powelton Village and West Powelton, conducted by a team of faculty and students in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on on Sept. 10. Julie Hawkins, assistant professor and program director of arts administration, was quoted.