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Black in Design Ripples

LOEBlogger Cara Michell and her urban planning classmate Courtney Sharpe, organizers last year of the first annual Black in Design conference at Harvard, spoke with Metropolis about the genesis of the event, the dimensions of race and diversity in the … read more

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Equity at the Scale of the Building

After months of planning, the inaugural Black in Design Conference kicked off last weekend, one of the first of its kind in American architectural and urban design history. The focus moved progressively in scale, from the personal to the global. By … read more

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Coming to Table: The Black in Design Food Justice, Race and Design Panel

Can "healthy" food taste good? Food is the "social capital" of a community. Build an ecosystem where everything has meaning. We’re at war with Tony the Tiger. When something doesn’t taste good, it’s like "Who was in the kitchen?!" The … read more

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