Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 4:10-5:30 p.m.
124 Mt. Auburn St., Suite 200-North
This event is the second in a four-part study group series, "Cities, Technology, and Democracy" organized by HKS student groups Tech4Change and the Regional, State, Local, Tribal (RSLT) Governance PIC, along with the Ash Center. This interactive session will focus on new research by Susan Crawford and Stephen Goldsmith on how government officials and civic activists using new data tools to transform city government. MoreÂ»
Mayor Daniel Rivera, Jessica Andors of Lawrence Community Works, Sr. Eileen Burns of Notre Dame Education Centerâ€“Lawrence, Professor Archon Fung, Attorney Zoila Gomez, Eliana Martinez of Lawrence International High School, and Asma Khalid of WBUR (Moderator).
Monday, March 31, 2014, 5:30â€“ 7:30 p.m.
Qniversity, Union Crossing, 2nd Floor, 50 Island Street, Lawrence, MA
The panel discussion will highlight how Lawrence has welcomed generations of immigrants into the economic, civic and political life of its community. What has Lawrence learned from the cityâ€™s efforts to integrate new arrivals: what has worked, what did not work, and what else might the city do? What can others learn from the Lawrence experience? MoreÂ»