Upcoming CURA events http://www.cura.umn.edu/events/2015-02/cura-housing-fo.. Events at the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs en Community Based Research Workshop http://www.cura.umn.edu/events/2015-02-19/community-based-research-workshop <div class="field field-type-date field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date and time:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">February 19, 2015 - <span class="date-display-start">9:00am</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">11:00am</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Location:&nbsp;</div> Humphrey School, Rm 170301 19th Avenue SouthMinneapolis, MN 55455 (Note Rm 170 is entered through Suite 130) </div> </div> </div> <p>Has your organization ever had something you wanted to know but didn’t have the time to find out? Ever wonder how working with CURA and a student researcher could help? Just want to know what Community Based Research (CBR) is?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, then, we’re excited to invite you to an engaging, interactive session on Community Based Research. What is it? How do you do it? What are the benefits? We’ll consider these and many other questions.&nbsp;<strong>The workshop is February 19, 9-11am.&nbsp;</strong><a href="https://eventbrite.com/event/15640036771/" target="_blank">Click here to register for the workshop.</a></p> <p><strong>Learn more about Community Based Research:</strong></p> <ul> <li>How&nbsp;CBR&nbsp;can be a tool to achieving your mission</li> <li>How to think about a research question</li> <li>See example projects</li> <li>Brainstorm project ideas with peer organizations</li> <li>Hear about CURA’s process</li> <li>Learn about other CURA resources</li> <li>Get the scoop on application writing tips ahead of the&nbsp;<strong>March 15</strong>&nbsp;deadline</li> </ul> <div> <p><strong>Register for the workshop and submit an RFP:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://eventbrite.com/event/15640036771/" target="_blank">RSVP for the Community Based Research workshop</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.cura.umn.edu/Nelson-Program" target="_blank">For information on the Kris&nbsp;Nelson&nbsp;Community Based Research Program (Nelson&nbsp;Program)&nbsp;visit our website</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.cura.umn.edu/CBR/how-to-apply" target="_blank">For more information on how to apply, click here</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.cura.umn.edu/sites/cura.advantagelabs.com/files/CURACommunityApplication-Summer2015.docx" target="_blank">Download the RFP application</a></li> <li>If you have any questions or would like to discuss a project idea, please contact&nbsp;Neeraj Mehta,&nbsp;<a href="mailto:nmehta@umn.edu" target="_blank">nmehta@umn.edu</a>&nbsp;(612-624-8988)</li> </ul> <p><em>The&nbsp;Nelson&nbsp;Program is generously funded by the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.mcknight.org/" target="_blank">McKnight Foundation</a>.</em></p> </div> <div class="item-list"><p><strong>CURA Research Areas:</strong></p><ul class="vocabulary-list"><li class="first"><a href="/taxonomy/term/1">Communities and Neighborhoods</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/2">Economic Development and Employment</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/4">Education</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/3">Environment and Energy</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/8636">Evaluation and Assessment</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/12">Government and Public Policy</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/7">Housing</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/8">Land Use and Population</a></li> <li><a href="/taxonomy/term/9">Sustainability</a></li> <li class="last"><a href="/taxonomy/term/11">Underserved and Underrepresented Groups</a></li> </ul></div><div class="item-list"><p><strong>CURA Programs:</strong></p><ul class="vocabulary-list"><li class="first last"><a href="/taxonomy/term/20">Kris Nelson Community-Based Research Program</a></li> </ul></div> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 21:08:04 +0000 jmiller 7892 at http://www.cura.umn.edu CURA 50th Anniversary Alumni Open House http://www.cura.umn.edu/events/2018-06-26/cura-50th-anniversary-alumni-open-house <div class="field field-type-date field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date and time:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">June 26, 2018 - <span class="date-display-start">5:00pm</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">7:30pm</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Location:&nbsp;</div> Joan and Walter Mondale Commons (Atrium in the Humphrey Building)301 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455 </div> </div> </div> <p><span>In 2018, the&nbsp;</span><a title="" href="http://cura50.umn.edu/" rel="nofollow">Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA)</a><span>&nbsp;is marking fifty years of community-engaged research with a series of events to thank our community, faculty, staff and alumni partners.</span></p> <p><span>You are invited to an&nbsp;open house for all former and current CURA staff and alumni.&nbsp;This event is an opportunity to thank you for your contributions to CURA, the University of Minnesota and our community partners.</span></p> <p><span>This&nbsp;informal event will feature&nbsp;</span><span>a light program and</span><span>&nbsp;refreshments. We hope that you take this opportunity to connect and engage with colleagues and friends.</span></p> <p><a title="" href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdEwzkyDJAIS-flhUtWI_MFXytwl5OH67g3hfFlF7RryLa-Fw/viewform#start=openform" rel="nofollow">Register for the Alumni Open House Celebration</a></p> <p><span>We would love for you to share how your involvement with CURA impacted you. The registration form has an opportunity to share your story or you can&nbsp;</span><a title="" href="mailto:cura50@umn.edu?subject=CURA%20Impact" rel="nofollow">email us your story to cura50@umn.edu.</a></p> <p><em>Thank you to the McKnight Foundation for sponsoring this event and for its years of support for CURA's work.</em></p> Thu, 24 May 2018 16:11:33 +0000 jmiller 8117 at http://www.cura.umn.edu