Initiative on Cities
The Initiative on Cities serves as a hub for urban related research and teaching across Boston University. We engage with urban leaders, policymakers, academics, and students from around the world to work toward sustainable, just, and inclusive urban transformation.
We seek to:
Telling the Untold History of Civil Rights Leaders in Boston
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 4pm–5pm ET Click here to Register Boston has played an important role in the Black freedom Read more
IOC Co-Director Katharine Lusk part of award winning grant from New Venture Fund on Public Interest Technology
IOC Co-Director Katharine Lusk and Azer Bestavros, Associate Provost for Computing and Data Sciences at Boston University, have been awarded Read more
Boston’s Chinatown: Community, Power, and Placemaking
Thursday, April 15, 2021 12pm ET Register now! Join the BU Arts Initiative, BU Initiative on Cities, and BU Diversity Read more
Getting to Yes on Housing in Greater Boston and Framingham
Held on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. Watch a recording or read a recap below. Recap by Claudia Chiappa On Tuesday, Read more
Downtown After COVID: Will Urban Centers be the Same?
Held on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Watch a recording or read a recap below. Recap by Claudia Chiappa On Wednesday, Read more