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Exposure is Key: My Block, My Hood, My City

March 15, 2018, 5 to 7 p.m. CST
Metropolitan Planning Council

Join MPC to hear from students who participate in My Block My Hood My City's Explorations and how their participation helps them better understand our city and our world. The evening will also feature a conversation between Jahmal Cole and Darryl Holliday about the importance of breaking down barriers to advance equity and foster collaboration.

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Hosted by: Chicago History Museum
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11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST
UIC Great Cities Institute
Hosted by: The Urban Transportation Center at University of Illinois at Chicago
Mar 2, 2018
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Noon to 2 p.m. EST
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Hosted by: The Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies
Mar 3, 2018
The 9th Annual Woodlawn Community Summit
8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST
University of Chicago
Hosted by: The Woodlawn Community Summit
Mar 14, 2018
Visioning Meeting: South Branch Parks Framework Plan
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. CST
Park 571
Hosted by: The South Branch Park Advisory Council

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