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How and Why is Equity the Superior Growth Model?

November 19, 2011


Check out how Demos and PolicyLink are continuing the conversation around Equity as a Superior Growth Model. Subject: All: Lets starting talking about Equity as the Superior Growth Model!From: Sarah TreuhaftSent: 11/18/2011 at 04:03PM To keep the conversation going about Equity as the Superior Growth Model, we asked some thought leaders to send us their […]

Learnings……. What will you be bringing back to MIT?

November 12, 2011


What did you learn from the Equity 2011 Summit? The Equity Summit was a reminder of many things: what has been done, what people are doing, and what we have to do as urban planners. It re-energized me. More particularly, there are a few cantgetoutofmyhead aspects I’ll be bringing back: Research can be Redefining: From […]

Knowing Your Voice: The Power of Storytelling

November 11, 2011


Everyone has a meaningful story, and there are plentiful ways to share those moments with others. While some did so by asking questions, making presentations or introductions, the power of Rha Goddesses’s performance story echoed Angela Glover Blackwell’s words that “there is a thread that connects us all, let’s not break that”, sometimes all it […]

Welcome to Detroit!

November 8, 2011



Getting Ready to Get There

November 3, 2011


Amidst finals, gateway meetings, and symposiums–some of us took the time out to gather ourselves and the logistics before launching into Detroit. For me the best part, was hearing what we hoped to gain: seeing old friends, exposure to different way of looking at equity, inspiration, gaining more information on our passion (from tax policy […]

DELEGATES Last Chance Pre-Meeting Pasta Planning Session 11/3

October 21, 2011


  For those that can’t make Tuesday, we’ll hold another gathering on THURSDAY Nov. 3rd @ 7:00 we will meet at 440 Apt #1 Bring your appetites and laptops we will go over all final logistics and help people think about what sessions to attend.

DELEGATES Lunch & Learning Session 10/25

October 21, 2011


  Tuesday the 25th from 12:30-2:00 will be our pre-meeting time to get to know each other and learn a bit about the background of equitable development and what it means for our work. See you at Za’s! and don’t forget to check out the MUST READS 🙂 RSVP to (if you haven’t already)