Middlesex County Emergency Food Organizations and Non-Food Services during the Covid Pandemic (2021)

In partnership with the Rutgers University Collaborative Center for Community-based Research and Service, and REPLENISH, the Middlesex County Food Bank, this report offers some insight about the non-food challenges that pantries confronted during the pandemic, how pantry staff navigated the demand for these services during the pandemic through July of 2021,and it provides some idea about […]

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Case Study Conference

September 22-23, 2022 The case study conference is the second major conference event in the seminar series.  Scholars and practitioners will present hands-on, practical, empirically rich case studies related to land value capture and community engagement. Students, faculty, and practitioners are invited to join the discussion. The case study conference will take place September 22-23, […]

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Case Study Mini-Workshop

January 2022 (virtual) The half-day case study mini-workshop provides training in case study design. It seeks to ensure that the group of case study authors conceptualizes the organization, format, and depth of case study content similarly and engages the group in working together to create a rich set of case studies that they will present […]

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References

Birch, E. L. 2012. Cities, people, and processes as planning case studies, in Crane, R. and R. Weber (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Urban Planning, Oxford University Press. Caldeira, T. P. R. 2017. Peripheral urbanization: Autoconstruction, transversal logics, and politics in cities of the global south. Environment and Planning D – Society and Space, 35(1), pp. 3-20. […]

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Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on People, Pantries and Practices in the Emergency Food System (2020)

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the emergency food system, challenging a system that was already operating with few resources. Food pantries developed strategies to meet surging need while navigating COVID-19 safety challenges and dramatic shifts in food supply. This report investigates how a set of food pantries in Metuchen and Edison, […]

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