Symposium on Opportunity and Access Research

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    • Friday September 6, 2013 - Saturday September 7, 2013
      12:00 pm - 5:59 pm
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Jennifer Clark, School of Public Policy -


Summary Sentence: This will be a workshop-style mini-retreat on common areas of research within IAC by 'SOAR'

Full Summary: A workshop style mini retreat, presented by Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Symposium on Opportunity and Access Research  (SOAR)

Presented by Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

A workshop-style mini-retreat on common areas of research within IAC

Hall Building Room 102
12-6pm September 6, 2013

12:00  Collect Name Tags and Box Lunches
12:15  Welcome: Dean Jacqueline Royster
          Goals: Jennifer Clark, Director, Center for Urban Innovation

12:30  Medicine and Health: Expanding Access and Assessing Disparities

          Kim Isett (Public Policy), Jennifer Singh (HTS),
          Aaron Levine (Public Policy)
          Moderator: Roberta Berry (Public Policy).
1:30   Break
1:45   Poverty, Inequality, and Development

         Kirk Bowman (INTA), Michael Best (INTA), Olga Shemyakina (Economics),
         Shatakshee Dhongde (Economics).

         Moderator: Danny Boston (INTA).

3:00   Break

3:15   Food Systems: From Urban Agriculture to the Global Food Supply

         Carl DiSalvo (LMC), Bill Winders (HTS), and Justin Biddle (Public Policy).
         Moderator: Barbara Lynch (INTA).

4:15  Group Discussion: Next Steps for Research and Collaboration
        Closing Words: Janet Murray, Associate Dean for Research, IAC

5:00  Reception
All GT faculty and graduate students are welcome to join us. If you are planning to attend, please register here.

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Economics, School of Literature, Media, and Communication, School of Modern Languages, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, School of History and Sociology, School of Public Policy

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