Past Events

The Center has also organized or co-organized numerous seminars and international conferences, bringing together scholars from around the world. 

"Urban Visions" (1988)

"A Tiger by the Tail: Local Responses to Economic Restructuring in Comparative Perspective" (1989)

"Megacities of the Americas" (1990)

"Gender, Space and Place" (1992)

"The Campus Conference" (1994)

"Benton MacKaye and the Appalachian Trail" (1996) 

"City, State, and Region in a Global Order: Toward the 21st Century," held in Hiroshima, Japan, in December 1998

 "The Future of Chinese Cities: A  Research Agenda for the 21st Century," held in Shanghai in July 1999.