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CAUSE & Heinz College Speaker Series

The Center for Africanamerican Urban Studies and the Economy (CAUSE) is directed by Dr. Joe Trotter and housed within the CMU Department of History, Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Center for Africanamerican Urban Studies and the Economy (CAUSE) and the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy are pleased to present our speaker series on racial disparities in America.

As part of Carnegie Mellon’s larger efforts to address these systemic challenges in our society, CAUSE and Heinz College launched this series in 2021, designed to promote collaboration and deepen our understanding of the historical and contemporary policy dimensions of persistent class and racial inequality in American society.

2023-2024 SERIES

A reception in honor of the speaker will be held from 3:30 - 4:30 pm before each talk. Food and drinks will be provided.


Previous Sessions

Session information for previous year's speaker sessions.