Joe Karaganis and Evelin Heidel: Shadow Libraries @ MIT Press Bookstore

On July 30th, 2018, the MIT Press Bookstore welcomes Joe Karaganis and Evelin Heidel to the bookstore to discuss their book, Shadow Libraries: Access to Knowledge in Global Higher Education.

Shadow Libraries wrap-up in Rio

On June 22nd-23rd, 2018, our partners at the Getulio Vargas Foundation in Rio de Janeiro held a conference on access to knowledge, which doubled as a launch event for Shadow Libaries.

Healing our Divided Society: Investing in America Fifty Years After the Kerner Commission

This event held on April 20th, 2018 will explore current research on race in the US, fifty years after the Kerner Report, and will be followed by the launch of a new publication by the Eisenhower Foundation.

Bowling Green Civic Assembly

The three phases of the Civic Assembly, held between February 4th-10th, 2018, are an approach to helping communities by strengthening the feedback loops between citizens, civic groups, elected leaders, and local media.

Urban Heritage, Sustainability, and Social Inclusion Initiative

Urban Heritage, Sustainability, and Social Inclusion Initiative is a collaborative project of the Columbia Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation (GSAPP); The Earth Institute's Center for Sustainable Urban Development; and The American Assembly.

The American Assembly
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