Center co-sponsors Innovate Spring Street
C3D is a co-sponsor of a community development/entrepreneurship event January 12 and 13. During the 33 hour event Williams students will design, with entrepreneur and community mentors, alternative visions for Spring Street.Berkshire County data from the American Community Survey 2010 is available here. The Codebook for these data can be found here. A summary of the survey of Spring Street merchants is located here.
Center receives NEA grant for Arts Research
For the first time in its history, the National Endowment for the Arts has awarded grants for research on the impact of the arts in the US. C3D has received one of these grants and will spend the next year studying the relationship between cultural arts expenditures and the economic well-being of US cities.Read the NEA announcement here.