Dr. Sean Dinces on the impact of building sports stadiums

Friday, October 28, 2016
Please join us for the Urban Studies Fall Lecture at 2-3pm in Greene Hall. Sean Dinces, Assistant Professor of History and Political Science at Long Beach City College and the former holder of the Alan H. Selig Chair in Sport and Society at UW-Madison, will give the talk: “Why building new sports stadiums makes the rich richer, and the poor poorer.” Light refreshments to follow. … Continue Reading »

Imagining America Conference

October 6–8, 2016
At the Crossroads is the theme of the 16th Annual National Imagining America Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Conference is hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and co-sponsored by the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD), and Marquette University. There is a Pre-conference on October 5th.… Continue Reading »

4th Street Forum, 2016

Thursday, April 10, 2014
USP Hosts 4th Street Forum at UWM
Urban Studies Programs is celebrating its 50th Anniversary at UWM. Celebrations and events began in the 2013-14 academic year. Watch for activities and events!… Continue Reading »