Monday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The MSOE University Scholars Honors Program is honored to present Harvard University Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies and Distinguished Service Professor of History Lizabeth Cohen as she discusses her recent book, Saving America's Cities: Ed Logue and the Struggle to Renew Urban America in the Suburban Age.

Professor Cohen will be joined by a panel of urban redevelopment practitioners from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Panelists include:

  • Lafayette Crump, Commissioner of the Milwaukee Department of City Development (DCD)
  • Antonio Butts, Executive Director of Walnut Way Conservation Corps
  • JoAnne Sabir, Developer of the Sherman Phoenix and Co-Owner of Shindig Coffee.

Co-sponsors of this event include: the Marquette University Center for Urban Research, Teaching, and Outreach (CURTO); the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee History Department; the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Urban Studies Program; the Wisconsin Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (WIASLA); the Milwaukee Area Cultural Landscape Alliance (MACLA); and Lion's Tooth Books.

Join us online for the discussion: https://zoom.us/j/92141293495?pwd=R0hDaEtldE1mN2hGRitYd2Jpdlhadz09

Contact Dr. Michael Carriere with questions: carriere@msoe.edu