Last Friday, May 25th, ONE|NB’s Jennifer Hawkins was one of several pivotal community leaders invited to participate in a forum on Revitalization and Gentrification in Providence. The event was held downtown at the Roger Williams University Providence campus, and moderated by Brenda Clement, Director of Housing Works RI. The presentation and discussion were focused on the first publication in the new Housing Works RI Scholar Series entitled “You Don’t Have a Problem Until You Do: Revitalization and Gentrification in Providence, RI”, by Fay Strongin. Other panelists included Teresa Guaba, of Providence Children & Youth Cabinet, Ana Novais, from the Rhode Island Department of Health, and Dr. Taino Palermo, of the Roger Williams University School of Continuing Studies.