Events on the Horizon

Don’t miss out on our upcoming events!

All Topics (March 1 through May 31)

Monday, March 4

Thursday, March 7

  • 12:00 PM 2023 Menino Survey of Mayors Release Event

    Attend an exclusive briefing on the 2023 Menino Survey of Mayors, the 10th year of this annual project led by the Boston University Initiative on Cities and supported by The […]

Thursday, March 21

Friday, March 22

  • 2:30 PM Urban Inequalities Workshop

    Presentation by Dr. James DeFilippis, Rutgers University, on “Public-Making in Hyper-Diversity: Politics, Elections, and the Democratic Party in Queens, NY”

  • 5:00 PM Data and Cities Speaker Panel

    As complex data analysis techniques become more salient in government, there is enormous potential for quantitative analysis to improve public policy outcomes. Data tools are essential for assessing effectiveness, […]

Friday, April 5

  • 2:30 PM Urban Inequalities Workshop

    Presentation by Andrew Ward, PhD Student in Sociology (BU), on “Rent Control or Damage Control? Tensions in Boston and Massachusetts’ Housing Policies”

Monday, April 8

Wednesday, April 17

  • 5:30 PM Earth Day 365 | "Inundation District" Film Screening

    The BU community is invited to a free screening of Inundation District, the award-winning new film about the potential for devastating climate impacts in Boston's Seaport neighborhood that has debuted […]

Wednesday, May 1

Friday, May 3

  • 2:30 PM Urban Inequalities Workshop

    Presentation by Dr. Timothy Weaver, SUNY Albany, on “Resistance and Rebellion: Egalitarianism in New York City”