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18 Mar
Cities on the Global Edge: Provost Ann E. Cudd in conversation with Ariel Armony & Alejandro Portes
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Lectures, Symposia, Etc.

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Sustainability, Governance

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Staff, Alumni, Faculty, Graduate Students

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Global & Cultural Awareness

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Cities on the Global Edge: Provost Ann E. Cudd in conversation with Ariel Armony & Alejandro Portes

Join Provost Ann E. Cudd for a conversation with Ariel Armony and Alejandro Portes about their new book, The Global Edge: Miami in the Twenty-First Century (University of California Press), and a discussion about the ways Miami and Pittsburgh are being shaped by the forces of globalization. The event will explore the cities’ social, economic, and cultural transformations—past and present—and appeal to anyone interested in urban studies, economic development, race relations, immigration, and climate change.

Ann E. Cudd—Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor; Professor, Department of Philosophy

Ariel C. Armony—Vice Provost for Global Affairs; Director, University Center for International Studies; Professor, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

Alejandro Portes—Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Princeton University; Research Professor and Distinguished Scholar of Arts and Sciences, University of Miami

Monday, March 18 at 5:00 p.m.

Wesley W. Posvar Hall, 2500
230 South Bouquet Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260