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Archive for October 5th, 2017

D&R Greenway, Delaware River Bike Connector Open House

October 17, 2017
5:30 pmto7:30 pm

The D&R Greenway Land Trust, working with planning consultant NV5, is exploring how to close a gap between the D&R Canal Path in downtown Trenton and the Delaware River Heritage Trail in Hamilton Township. Various on and off street bicycle routes throughout south Trenton and downtown are being explored. We want your input on where this route should go.

Location: Trenton Thunder Stadium, Yankee Club, 1 Thunder Rd, Trenton

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Lecture: Richard Rothstein, Author of The Color of Law

October 12, 2017
4:00 pmto5:00 pm

Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, is coming to Newark and Philadelphia. In his book, Mr. Rothstein uncovers the often-forgotten history of how policies of federal, state, and local governments intentionally created residential segregation. Mr. Rothstein is a research associate at the Economic Policy Institute, a fellow at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP, and a former New York Times columnist.

LaSalle University in Philadelphia will host Mr. Rothstein on October 10, 2017 at 6pm. This event will be held at Founders’ Hall Auditorium, 723 North Wister Street, Philadelphia. This is a free event, but guests are asked to register for planning purposes.

Mr. Rothstein will also be a guest lecturer at Rutgers University Honors College, Esterly Lounge, 2nd Floor Engelhard Hall, Rutgers-Newark on October 12, 2017 at 4pm. This is also a free event, no registration is necessary.

Location: Rutgers University Honors College, Esterly Lounge (2nd Floor), Englehard Hall, Rutgers-Newark

No registration necessary

Lecture: Richard Rothstein, Author of The Color of Law

October 10, 2017
6:00 pmto7:00 pm

Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, is coming to Newark and Philadelphia. In his book, Mr. Rothstein uncovers the often-forgotten history of how policies of federal, state, and local governments intentionally created residential segregation. Mr. Rothstein is a research associate at the Economic Policy Institute, a fellow at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP, and a former New York Times columnist.

LaSalle University in Philadelphia will host Mr. Rothstein on October 10, 2017 at 6pm. This event will be held at Founders’ Hall Auditorium, 723 North Wister Street, Philadelphia. This is a free event, but guests are asked to register for planning purposes.

Mr. Rothstein will also be a guest lecturer at Rutgers University Honors College, Esterly Lounge, 2nd Floor Engelhard Hall, Rutgers-Newark on October 12, 2017 at 4pm. This is also a free event, no registration is necessary.

Location: LaSalle University, Founders’ Hall Auditorium, 723 North Wister St., Philadelphia

Registration and more information

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