UC²: University Community Conversation

Where We Live as a Part of Community Identity

An overhead image of downtown Fort Wayne, IN.Where We Live as a Part of Community Identity

Monday, March 26

"Home" and "community identity" can be difficult to define. In fact, that definition can vary based on a person's occupation and their own attachment to a physical space. Fort Wayne community leaders discussed the role of housing in building the identity of a community at this UC² event.   

Moderator:
Andrew Downs, Assistant Professor and Director of Mike Downs Center for Indiana Politics, IPFW

Panelists:
Cindy Joyner, Neighborhood Code Enforcement (NCE)
Colleen Huddleson, Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) and Architecture & Community Heritage (ARCH)
Heather Presley-Cowen, Fort Wayne Community Development
Eric Fisher, Midtowne Realty, Inc.