Clark U. geographer awarded NSF grant to study governance in community land trusts

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Deborah Martin, associate professor in the Graduate School of Geography at Clark University, Joseph Pierce (Florida State University) and James DeFilippis (Rutgers University), were recently awarded $175,000 by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for their four-year project titled “The scale of governance in the regulation of land: community land trusts in the Twin Cities.” Clark’s…

Clark University spruces up Alden Quad

Enjoying the Alden Quad reception are (top row, from left) Rachel Hedgepath and Nina Walsh, and (bottom row, from left) Hannah Fox, Zoe Fishman and Sia Higa (all class of 2017)

This past summer, the Clark University Physical Plant team spearheaded a significant renovation of the Alden Quadrangle, the green space on campus that is surrounded by two residence halls and the LEEP Center. The project was prompted by an urgent need to replace and make more efficient an aging pipe system, as well as to take a relatively…