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Featured Staff Pick For the Love of Cleveland: The Geography of Gentrification
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Tuesday, July 11, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cleveland Public Square
  1 Public Square Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Gentrification has become a point of contention among urban planners. Some argue that benefits of gentrification far outweigh the drawbacks, especially in mid-sized cities. Others argue that gentrification primarily occurs in mostly white neighborhoods, leaving minority neighborhoods mired in poverty.

Glenville, a historically African-American community, is poised for gentrification. It’s proximity to the cultural attractions of University Circle, Case Western Reserve...

Climate: Change, Action, and New Energy for 2016
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Environment & Sustainability

Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

Climate: Change, Action, and New Energy for 2016

In December, 2015, world leaders from developed countries came together in Paris for the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) to discuss initiatives to address climate change. One of the ambitious goals included an aim to achieve a legally binding...

Our Working Future
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Politics & Public Policy

Friday, January 22, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

Our Working Future

There are few topics that resonate more with Americans during a presidential election year than job creation and growth. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported an unemployment rate of 5 percent in December, 2015, the lowest in seven years....

When the Lights Go Out: A Conversation about Concussions and Youth Sports
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Healthcare

Thursday, January 21, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

When the Lights Go Out: A Conversation about Concussions and Youth Sports

Nearly every week in the National Football League (NFL), a player suffers a head injury. Frontline reports 154 NFL concussions in the 2015 season. The long-term health effects of repeated concussions and other head injuries include memory loss, depression, and...

Masters of Innovation: The Nottingham Spirk Story
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Business & Economy

Friday, January 15, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

Masters of Innovation: The Nottingham Spirk Story

Cleveland-based business innovation firm Nottingham Spirk has nearly 1,000 patents that they have assigned to their clients/partners, all part of some of the most ubiquitous products in American life--the Crest Spin Brush, the Dirt Devil vacuum, the Swiffer SweeperVac, and...

Preventing Extremist Narratives: Islam Not ISIS
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Politics & Public Policy

Thursday, January 14, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

Preventing Extremist Narratives: Islam Not ISIS

Recent terrorist attacks in Paris, France; Aden, Yemen; San Bernardino, California, and at least seven other cities have been linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), fueling worldwide terror alerts and fear. After the attacks in California,...

Say Yes to Education: Bringing Communities Together
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Education

Wednesday, January 13, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

Say Yes to Education: Bringing Communities Together

Mary Anne Schmitt-Carey is President of Say Yes to Education. Say Yes is a national nonprofit that galvanizes communities by partnering with them to help give every public high school graduate access to a college or other post-secondary scholarship. Say...

Best Books of 2015
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Arts & Culture

Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Best Books of 2015

Need some inspiration for your new year’s reading list? Join the City Club, Cal Zunt, of the Notable Books Council of the American Library Association, and Karen R. Long, Manager, Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, for a fun and lively discussion of...

Planning the Next Northeast Ohio
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Politics & Public Policy

Friday, January 08, 2016, 12:00 p.m.

Planning the Next Northeast Ohio

Northeast Ohio is experiencing a generational turnover in the world of transportation and community planning. Some of the newer leaders of public planning agencies see their job as one of not only preserving and enhancing community assets designed over the...

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