New undergraduate degree recently approved
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies and Planning to replace Bachelor of Arts in Urban Planning. Concentrations added. Minor also revised. Read More.
DURP students part of the interdisciplinary Danville Riverfront Project
Thursday, December 3, 2015
UP classes part of University's Grand Challenge Learning Pilot project
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Urban Planning's Race and the City (GCL 146) and Urban Sustainability (GCL 126b/UP 136) are being offered as part of the university's Grand Challenge Learning Pilot project as an interdisciplinary approach to Gen Ed courses. The Pilot features 3 GCL Pathways: Health & Wellness, Inequality & Cultural Understanding, and Sustainability, Energy & Environment. The courses will be taught by UP instructors. Read more.
MUP students win competition at Transportation Policy Summit
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Eight of our second year MUP students, Liz Bastian, Evan Alvarez, Marcia Klopf, Mungunuu Otgonjargal, Marianne Shen Yin Lin, Lori Morgan, Emily Weimer, and Shuake Wuzhati, won "The Great Upheaval: Innovative Ideas for the New Road," an innovation competition for ground-breaking ideas for the new road at the 18th annual ENO Center for Transportation Policy Summit in Washington, D.C. Congratulations to them! Read more.
Marc Doussard receives ACSP award for book
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Congratulations to Prof. Marc Doussard for winning the 2015 Paul Davidoff Book Award presented by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) for his work on Degraded Work: The Struggle at the Bottom of the Labor Market. Read more.