Tuesday, May 30, 2017
SLC - Student Learning Centre (meet at steps)
This interactive 'walk and talk' will explore gentrification in the downtown core of Toronto and visit Regent Park, Canada's oldest and largest social housing community which is undergoing a massive transformation. Topics to be identified and discussed include gentrification, neoliberalism, affordable housing, community development. Tour of approximately 20 people will leave Ryerson campus for a 90-minute walk.
With Cathy Crowe, Distinguished Visiting Practitioner at Ryerson University; “street” nurse, educator and social activist, specializing in advocacy for the homeless in Canada