RCHI Team Headlines Four Sessions at ACSP Annual Conference

RCHI team members presented at multiple sessions at the Association of Collegiate Planning Schools’ 2015 Annual Conference, “Justice and the City."

Session 5-11: HIGH HOPES VS. REALITY IN PUBLIC HOUSING REFORMS
Larry Vale presented “After The Projects: Explaining Variation In Approaches To Public Housing Transformation In The United States.”

Session 5-15: EXPANDING ACCESS TO OPPORTUNITIES
Shomon Shamsuddin moderated the panel and presented “Exploring The Effects Of Home Energy Assistance For Low-Income Families.”

Session 10-4: BUILDING THEORY OUT OF HISTORY
Zach Lamb and Larry Vale presented “From The Cold War To The Warmed Globe: Nuclear Civil Defense, Climate Change Adaptation, And The Opportunism Of Planning.”

Session 12-9: SPACES OF INSURGENCY AND CONTESTATION IN PLANNING
Kian Goh presented “A Political Ecology Of Design: Contested Visions Of Urban Climate Change Adaptation.”

Sonny Oram

As Qwear's Founding Editor, Sonny’s work centers around envisioning a future in which the clothing people wear does not dictate their chances of survival. Sonny was awarded 2015 dapperQ of the Year and was the first trans blogger to be sponsored by Topman. In March 2016, Sonny spoke at South by South West's first official queer fashion panel.