Synopsis: The Philadelphia Water Department has committed to taking a green infrastructure (GI) approach to reduce stormwater runoff and prevent combined sewer overflow events.
Start Time: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 12:30 PM
End Time: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 2:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall
Address: 93 Lipman Drive
Campus: George H. Cook
Room: Room 131
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Christina Rosan, MCP, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Geography & Urban Studies Department, Temple University
Sponsor: Department of Human Ecology
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
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Contact Name: Kristen Goodrich
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Contact Phone: (848) 932-9203
Additional Information: Christina Rosan, MCP, Ph.D., has taught at Temple University since 2009 in the Geography and Urban Studies Department. Her work queries how we make cities more sustainable and just. Rosan is the author of Governing the Fragmented Metropolis: Planning for Regional Sustainability (Penn Press, 2016) and forthcoming Growing a Sustainable City: The Question of Urban Agriculture? (Forthcoming, University of Toronto Press, with Dr. Hamil Pearsall). Rosan is active in the Philadelphia sustainability community and is eager to use research to inform practice.
Target Audience: Current Students,  Researchers,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Faculty