Andrew Baer, Northwestern University and Rebecca Marchiel, Northwestern University,

Center for American History and Culture Programs
Urban History Dissertation Group
Saturday, April 5, 2014

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm


“ ‘Communities Must be Vigilant’: Grassroots Financial Regulation through the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977”
Rebecca Marchiel, Northwestern University

“ ‘They Wanted to be Choirboys’: Ambition and Abuse at Area 2 in the Violent 1970s”
Andrew Baer, Northwestern University

Cost and registration information: 

The group is open only to graduate students (no faculty), and members should be committed to attending as many of the meetings as possible.  Papers are pre-circulated by email and must be requested in advance. If you are interested in presenting or would like to attend, please contact the Scholl Center at