Ash Community Speaker Series: Mapping Poverty in Laredo and Combatting the Affordable Housing Crisis in Charleston

Date: 

Friday, October 12, 2018, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Floor 2, Suite 200N

Join us to hear from 2018 Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative Summer Fellows Natasha Hicks, GSD ’19, and Santiago Mota, GSD/SEAS '18. Hicks and Mota will discuss their experience being embedded in, respectively, Charleston, SC and Laredo, TX city hall this past summer. The discussion will be moderated by Glendean Hamilton, Program Manager for Mayoral Relations, Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative. 

You can learn more about the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative Summer Fellowship in a recent Harvard Gazette article. More information about the fellowship and other student opportunities can be found on the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative's website

Lunch will be served.  

The Ash Community Speaker Series features discussions with students, faculty, fellows, and alumni whose research or other academic work is supported by the Ash Center. The series is a forum to discuss new ideas, innovative work, and ongoing projects that are related to the Ash Center's mission to make the world a better place by advancing excellence and innovation in governance and public policy through research, education, and public discussion.