47th Annual Conference | April 19 – 22, 2017 | Minneapolis, MN USA | Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Hotel | #UAA2017 | urbanaffairsassociation.org | urbanaffairsassociation.org/conference/

Paper Presenters - Submit your paper to your panel’s moderator by April 3, 2017

Thursday, April 20 • 10:50am - 12:15pm
TH10.50.06 Race, Residency and Education

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Gentrification and School Desegregation: What Makes Advantaged White Parents Opt in?
Molly Makris, Guttman Community College, City University of New York

School Choice and Urban Residency: The Impact of Expanded Choice on Camden Housing Decisions
Keith Benson, Rutgers University - Graduate School of Education; Camden City School District (NJ)

Bilingual Education as a Choice: Gentrification, School Choice and Second Language Acquisition
Mirna Lascano, NCIS; Gordana Rabrenovic, Northeastern University


Molly Makris

Guttman Community College, City University of New York
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Keith Benson, Rutgers University

President, Camden Education Association

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Kirk E. Harris, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Dr. Kirk E.  Harris is the first full-time tenured African-American faculty member in the Department of Urban Planning, in the School of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee. Dr. Harris' academic interests are focused on racial and economic... Read More →

Thursday April 20, 2017 10:50am - 12:15pm
Greenway Ballroom-H (2nd Floor)