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:
How Do We Utilize Green Space in Cities to Combat Climate Change?
Monday, October 19th, 2020 1pm – 2pm ET Learn more & Register The heating up of our planet is something that Read more
Black Boston: Transforming the Arts
Watch a recording and read a recap of Black Boston: Transforming the Arts, held on October 13, 2020. Recap by Read more
New Report on COVID-19 Housing Policy
The federal government’s response to the housing challenges created by COVID-19 has been limited, leaving state and local governments to Read more
The 2020 Census: What’s at Stake? (BU Alumni Weekend)
Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm ET Register now! The Initiative on Cities (IOC) and the BU Alumni Association invite BU Read more
Meet the 2020-2021 Menino Fellow: Daniel Daponte
The Initiative on Cities (IOC) is pleased to announce Daniel Daponte (CAS '22) as our 2020-2021 National League of Cities Read more