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Science Podcasts

UCSUR Radio is a social science podcast created by the University Center for Social & Urban Research (UCSUR) at the University of Pittsburgh. We focus on a social, economic, or health issue most relevant to our society. Discussions and presentations highlight neighborhood, community, economic, and other social research conducted by our esteemed colleagues. Presenters include local, national, and international social research experts.

UCSUR Radio is a social science podcast created by the University Center for Social & Urban Research (UCSUR) at the University of Pittsburgh. We focus on a social, economic, or health issue most relevant to our society. Discussions and presentations highlight neighborhood, community, economic, and other social research conducted by our esteemed colleagues. Presenters include local, national, and international social research experts.

Location:

United States

Description:

UCSUR Radio is a social science podcast created by the University Center for Social & Urban Research (UCSUR) at the University of Pittsburgh. We focus on a social, economic, or health issue most relevant to our society. Discussions and presentations highlight neighborhood, community, economic, and other social research conducted by our esteemed colleagues. Presenters include local, national, and international social research experts.

Twitter:

@PittCSUR

Language:

English

Contact:

412-624-5442


Episodes

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Nicole Elias

1/29/2020
LGBTQ+ issues in local governance pose some of the most pressing civil rights challenges in the current U.S. context. This analysis provides insight into what is taking place in major municipalities and how these efforts can be improved to bolster equity for LGBTQ+ populations. At a time when identity, language, and public sector values are inherently intertwined and constantly changing, the following question is ripe for analysis: how are major U.S. municipalities addressing the civil...

Duration:01:01:36

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Davia Downey

2/8/2019
Governing without Government: Nonprofit Governance in Detroit and Flint

Duration:00:56:10

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - David Totten

1/11/2019
Planning for Multimodal Transportation Corridors

Duration:00:58:04

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Catherine DeLoughry, Toby Greenwalt, Regina McDonald Russian

11/9/2018
From Bricks & Mortar to Virtual Spaces: Using Digital Innovation to Advance Nonprofit missions

Duration:01:11:24

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Alan Mallach

10/30/2018
The Crisis of the African-American Middle Neighborhood

Duration:01:01:53

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Tyeshia Redden

3/23/2018
Urban Apartheid & the 2016 Summer Olympics

Duration:00:54:39

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Charlie Bartsch

12/1/2017
Looking Ahead — What the Trump Administration Means for Brownfield Redevelopment

Duration:01:02:28

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Margaret Dewar

12/1/2017
What Helps and Hinders Green Infrastructure on Vacant Land in Legacy Cities?

Duration:01:08:52

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Elsie Harper-Anderson

11/10/2017
Are Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Exacerbating Urban Inequality? Evidence from Four Cities

Duration:01:16:29

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Donald K. Carter

3/24/2017
Remaking Post-Industrial Cities: Lessons from North America and Europe

Duration:01:24:13

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Lisa Hollingsworth-Segedy

2/17/2017
Building Community and Ecological Resiliency Through Obsolete Infrastructure Removal

Duration:01:23:07

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Michael Blackhurst

2/3/2017
Parcel Scale Green Infrastructure Siting and Cost Effectiveness Analysis for Pittsburgh, PA

Duration:00:59:15

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Grant Ervin

1/20/2017
Smart Cities and Sustainability

Duration:01:22:50

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Kristen B. Crossney

12/2/2016
Modelling Predatory Mortgage Lending

Duration:01:15:47

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - J. Rosie Tighe

10/28/2016
Producing and Preserving Affordable Housing in Shrinking Cities

Duration:01:17:52

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Alex Schwartz

9/30/2016
Affordable for Who? New York City's Affordable Housing Plan

Duration:00:58:09

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Anna Santiago

5/20/2016
Exacting a pound of flesh: How neighborhood environments contribute to childhood food insecurity and obesity

Duration:01:13:09

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Barbara Wilson Brown

2/26/2016
Coupling Systems, Building Coalitions: Connecting Housing, Energy, and Transit in U.S. Cities

Duration:01:04:12

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Patrick Vitale

1/22/2016
The Monroeville Doctrine: The Suburbanization of Industrial Research in Twentieth Century Pittsburgh

Duration:01:10:55

Urban & Regional Brown Bag - Andrew Aurand

12/4/2015
Understanding and Addressing the Housing Crisis for America's Lowest Income Households

Duration:01:17:13