Penn IUR Games and the City Seminar Series: The Ward: Race and Class in Philadelphia's Seventh Ward

Penn IUR Games and the City Seminar Series: The Ward: Race and Class in Philadelphia's Seventh Ward

Monday, February 27, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Amy Hillier, Assistant Professor in the Department of City and Regional
Planning at the School of Design will lead an interactive luncheon on
the board game she developed with students from the University of
Pennsylvania, Haverford College, and local high schools. The board game
is part of a five-day high school curriculum that teaches students about
W.E.B. Du Bois' pioneering research in Philadelphia that demonstrated
the connection between racial discrimination and health and economic
disparities. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by the Center for
Public Health Initiatives.  Register here.

Location: 
Houston Hall