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Reinventing Economies: an academic round table discussion with Mary Walshok
Reinventing Economies: an academic round table discussion withHOLEYWELL - Dr. Mary Walshok, UCSD Dean of Extension, visits the Kinder Institute to discuss reinventing economies and the rise of the innovation economy in San Diego.
 
Should Minority Houstonians be Moving to Newer Suburbs?
Should Minority Houstonians be Moving to Newer Suburbs?SHELTON- Minorities that live in newer, post Civil Rights suburbs, have access to greater social and economic equality than minorities in urban areas or the central cities.
 
Connecting Job Proximity and Gentrification: What’s going on in Houston?
Connecting Job Proximity and Gentrification: What’s going on in Houston?O'Connell- Houston is doing well economically. But gentrification processes threaten to stall that progress, particularly progress in reducing racial and economic disparities.
 
Events
The Kinder Institute Annual Luncheon
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April 30, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
The Hilton Americas Downtown Houston

Reimagining your Neighborhood Through Play: Join James Rojas in Creative Urban Planning
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May 5, 2015
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Leonel Castillo Community Center, 2101 South Street

Mayor Mick Cornett: Improving a City's Health
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May 26, 2015
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Chase Tower, 601 Travis Street

Kinder Institute for Urban Research

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Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research conducts scientific research, sponsors educational programs, and engages in public outreach that advances understanding of pressing urban issues and fosters the development of more humane and sustainable cities.


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