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Guest Lecture: "The Housing Revolution Starts at Home" with Dr. Anaid Yerena

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Thursday, Sep. 2, 2021

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Olver Design Building

551 North Pleasant Street

Amherst, MA 01003


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This event is on UMASS campus

This event is handicap accessible


The Housing Revolution Starts at Home

A guest lecture with Dr. Anaid Yerena, Assistant Professor, University of Washington Tacoma 

Dr. Anaid Yerena is an associate professor in the School of Urban Studies at the University of Washington Tacoma. She holds a Ph.D. in Planning, Policy and Design from the University of California Irvine. Her scholarship focuses on housing, community development, social inequality, and urban governance in the U.S. and Mexico. Specifically, Yerena investigates the factors influencing affordable housing policies and in community organizations and public decision-making. Yerena also investigates equity in public spaces. Yerena has published work in Urban Affairs Review, Housing Policy Debate, the Journal of the American Planning Association, the Journal of Planning Education and Research.


The Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning invites you to attend our endowed ZUBE Lecture Series held most Thursdays at 4:00 PM EDT in the Olver Design Building room 170.


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(All events held in person Fall 2021 unless noted otherwise. Guest speakers unable to join in person will be live streamed within our lecture hall and attendees will be given the opportunity to participate in an interactive Q&A)