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Nov 29 2023

2023 UIC Sociology Colloquium Series w/ Criminology, Law, and Justice

SOC/CLJ Faculty Conversations featuring Ian Kennedy and Rahim Kurwa

November 29, 2023

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM


4105 BSB


1007 W. Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607

Fall 2023 Colloquium Series: Wednesday, November 29th Flyer

Join a conversation between Rahim Kurwa and Ian Kennedy about housing
discrimination and evictions. Dr. Kennedy will discuss an audit study of landlord responses to potential tenants with and without felony convictions, as well as a study of rental ads and background checks. Dr. Kurwa will discuss collaborative research with grad students in SOC and CLJ on the barriers that tenants face when trying to avoid eviction from subsidized housing.

*Light lunch will be provided


Lisa Berube

Date posted

Sep 21, 2023

Date updated

Nov 15, 2023