Community & Economic Development
Number of Programs: 2
August 19 - 20, 2019
Wayne State University, David Adamany Undergraduate Library, 5150 Anthony Wayne, Detroit, MI 48202. Field trips will take place in Detroit and Flint.
The Participatory Modeling Field School features three days of hands-on workshops on qualitative, semi-quantitative, and quantitative participatory modeling (PM) methods. Sessions are facilitated by faculty and community partners who are renowned in their fields and who currently work on PM initiatives in Flint and Detroit.
Come with your laptop and learn how to use various PM techniques and how they can help you in the representation of complex problems and in understanding what actions can be taken toward their resolution.
3408 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201-2726
The MSU Detroit Center facilities are available for use by MSU groups/organizations/units or external groups. To make a request to reserve space, please complete the online reservation form.
Located in the heart of midtown Detroit, the MSU Detroit Center is a hub for an array of community programs, activities, and special events that facilitate outreach and engagement in southeastern Michigan. The facility is housed in the 22,000-square-foot 1912 Albert Kahn building which is available for use by MSU related groups/units and outside organizations.
MSU offers practical support to community development by creating collaborative partnerships among a broad range of disciplines and with external constituents. Michigan State University is committed to 'campus-community engagement' and several University-based programs operate out of the MSU Detroit Center.