Posts by khackett

Accepting Applications for Bilingual (English/Spanish) Research Assistant

Accepting Applications for Bilingual (English/Spanish) Research Assistant

  The ‘Walking in My Shoes’ Project is seeking a bilingual research assistant to be a part of their ‘This...

Student-Created Digital Public Education Tools

Student-Created Digital Public Education Tools

This week students in my Urban Studies 101 Class at Queens College were introduced to their final projects wherein they...

Seasons Greetings! January Project Update

  Seasons Greetings …and a happy new year! Our team just wrapped up its first winter/spring planning session – in...

Spring 2017 Project – Jerome Ave, Bronx Rezoning

Spring 2017 Project – Jerome Ave, Bronx Rezoning

In the Spring of 2017, myself and students from Queens College will be researching the Jerome Avenue Rezoning. Jerome Avenue...

Recruiting Queens College Students!

Recruiting Queens College Students!

This upcoming Spring 2017 Semester I will be offering the course, “Urban Precarity”, through the Urban Studies Department at Queens College....

Demand for Land in East New York & Cypress Hills

Demand for Land in East New York & Cypress Hills

Whether you live in New York City or not, you are probably aware  that the real estate market is hot. In recent...

WHO ARE WE?

WHO ARE WE?

My name is Kristen Hackett and I am a doctoral student at the Graduate Center of the City University of...

Fall 2016 Project – East New York & Cypress Hills

  In the Fall of 2016, I and my students from New School will be collecting oral histories from long-time residents...

Join us on Saturday October 15th !

Join us on Saturday October 15th !

On Saturday October 15th, we will be tabling at the “Cypress Hills Local Development Corp. Rent Freeze and Exemption Information...