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MSU EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation
30
Oct

Michigan State University EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation (REI) 2024 Call for Submissions

The MSU EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation (REI) is excited to announce a call for submissions for Co-Learning Plans focused on spurring economic growth and development in economically challenged communities. Funded by the U.S. Department of Commerce – Economic Development Administration (EDA), REI has been a pivotal force since 2011. The Center operates...
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Barista in the City
09
Oct

New Book: Barista in the City

Geoffrey Moss, Keith McIntosh, and Ewa Protasiuk published a new book, Barista in the City: Subcultural Lives, Paid Employment, and the Urban Context. The book examines the impact of paid employment and the contemporary neoliberal context on the subcultural lives of hipsters who are employed as baristas. You can preorder it in hard copy or as...
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Call for Paper Proposals: Linking Community Development & Economic Development
02
Oct

Call for Paper Proposals: Linking Community Development & Economic Development

Economic Development Quarterly (EDQ) is seeking manuscript proposals that test theory and practices concerning linkages between economic and community development. In short, we are interested in research on how regional economic development efforts impact low-income neighborhoods and how community-based assets influence economic development. Selected manuscripts will be considered for publication in an EDQ special issue...
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26
Sep

Conference Sponsors & Advertisers: Consider Making a Commitment Early for Maximum Exposure

As usual, the UAA conference website traffic is ramping up in fall and will continue through the conference season. We encourage our sponsors and advertisers to maximize your marketing options by committing early this year.
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19
Sep

REMINDER: Suggest a Nominee for the Governing Board Election (deadline: 9/26/23)

Do you know someone who would make a good UAA Governing Board member? If yes, we encourage you to recommend them to the Nominations Committee for the upcoming election.
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19
Sep

New Conference Track Announced: Asian Cities on the Edge (submission deadline=10/1/23)

This special track, recently added to the International Conference on Urban Affairs, is dedicated to curating studies that delve into the particularities of Asian cities in a networked world, where economic, social, environmental, and political issues are thrown together.
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11
Sep

Suggest a Nominee for the Governing Board Election (deadline: 9/26/23)

Do you know someone who would make a good UAA Governing Board member? If yes, we encourage you to recommend them to the Nominations Committee for the upcoming election.
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10
Sep

FINAL REMINDER: All UAA Award Nominations Are Due 9/18/23

Celebrate your colleagues by nominating them for an award – or nominate yourself!
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01
Sep

New UAA Publishing Opportunity – CFP: Rights to the City Book Series

We are pleased to announce that Rights to the City – a distinctive interdisciplinary book series sponsored by the Urban Affairs Association and published by Routledge | Taylor & Francis – is now actively seeking proposals for books and curated edited volumes by both established and early-career researchers.
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27
Aug

REMINDER: All UAA Award Nominations Are Due 9/18/23

Celebrate your colleagues by nominating them for an award – or nominate yourself!
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