Futurescape City Tours is a national public engagement project that enables citizens to explore how new technologies are changing their cities. Springfield, MA, was one of six participating cities in 2013. In addition to UMass/CPPA, partners included the Center for Nanotechnology and Society at Arizona State University, the Loka Institute, the Springfield Science Museum, Putnam Technical High School, the UMass Design Center, and U.S Congressman Richard Neal’s office, among others.
Course Name and Number:
Anthro 597/PubP&A597: Participatory Digital and Visual Research
Program Impact Region:
Program identifies community participants.
Program Start (and End Dates):
September 1, 2013
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UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes:
College of Social & Behavioral Sciences/Public Policy & Administration Program/Science, Technology and Society Initiative
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This Project Receives External Funding: