Lori Thomas

Director, Institute for Social Capital
Director of Research and Faculty Engagement
Sycamore 202-A
704-687-7037

Stories by Lori Thomas

Our homeless neighbors are especially vulnerable to the coronavirus

If there has ever been an object lesson on why housing matters and why we must prioritize providing it for people who don’t have a place to live, this latest crisis should teach us. Charlotte’s...

The Urban Institute Research Faculty Fellows seek to better our region

A new program designed to identify solutions for some of the pressing needs and issues of the greater Charlotte region is getting underway this fall at the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute. For the...