Tag Archives: Creative Class

Higher Ed and Cities Working Together — Recipes for Success

With a heavy emphasis on attracting and retaining talented workers, city leaders are increasingly looking to strengthen strategic bonds with colleges and universities. There is no doubt that the successes of institutions of higher education are pivotal to the economic … Continue reading

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Ponyride- A Cool Idea for Combating Blight through Creative Entrepreneurship

Happy New Year! Phil Cooley and a host of friends and like minded colleagues have been working in an old industrial building in the Corktown neighborhood of Detroit for months. Their goal? To create a unique space for creatives and … Continue reading

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