hunteruap

About hunteruap

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far hunteruap has created 85 blog entries.

Hunter UAP ranked a Top Planning School by Planetizen

Our Urban Affairs and Planning Department at Hunter College has been ranked as a Top Planning School by Planetizen in their Guide to Graduate Urban Planning Programs, a comprehensive ranking and listing of graduate urban planning programs, which thousands of students have used to inform their decision on which graduate programs to apply to, and [...]

By | 2014-11-18T10:58:17+00:00 November 18th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Hunter UAP ranked a Top Planning School by Planetizen

UAP Professor William Milczarski invited to UN and appeared on Emerald Planet

Based on the research his research with Professor Peter Tuckel in the Department of Sociology at Hunter, Hunter UAP Professor William Milczarski was invited to be part of a panel at a forum held at the UN on October 17th.  The forum was entitled, "The International Conference on Global Environment, Carbon Reduction, and Eco-drive" and Milczarski discussed how [...]

By | 2017-06-17T22:22:53+00:00 November 7th, 2014|News|Comments Off on UAP Professor William Milczarski invited to UN and appeared on Emerald Planet

UAP students win scholarships

We are so excited to congratulate two of our students for their amazing accomplishments this semester. Joshua D'Ambrosio, an urban studies undergraduate student, has received the Wells Fargo Scholarship, which awards undergraduate students and students obtaining a master’s degree in real estate to attend the Urban Land Institute fall meeting that's taking place this week. [...]

By | 2014-10-24T11:57:35+00:00 October 24th, 2014|News|Comments Off on UAP students win scholarships

Hunter UAP Professor William Milczarski collaborative report published in Journal of Safety Research

Hunter UAP Professor William Milczarski along with Professor Peter Tuckel in the Department of Sociology at Hunter and Professor Richard Maisel in the Department of Sociology at New York University have an article published in the December 2014 issue of the Journal of Safety Research. Entitled "Pedestrian Injuries Due to Collisions with Bicycles in New [...]

By | 2017-06-17T22:22:53+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

UAP faculty Laxmi Ramasubramanian honored with service award

The University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (UCGIS) has announced two recipients for its inaugural Service Award, which recognizes individuals who have significantly contributed to the growth, development and ongoing success of the organization. UAP Professor Laxmi Ramasubramanian is one of the recipients of this award. From the UCGIS press release: "Professor Ramasubramanian recently completed [...]

By | 2015-05-10T22:49:07+00:00 July 1st, 2014|News|Comments Off on UAP faculty Laxmi Ramasubramanian honored with service award

Hunter UAP Studio's recommendations for Harlem African Burial Ground in the news

The New York Post recently reported that the 126th Street Bus Depot in East Harlem, which is situated above a 17th-century African burial ground, will be shut down in January. Plans for the site include a memorial as well as possible residential development. The article references Hunter UAP's Fall 2011 studio report, Reclaiming Cultural Heritage: [...]

By | 2017-06-17T22:22:53+00:00 June 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

New book edited by UAP Professor Sigmund C. Shipp

Professor Sigmund C. Shipp is an editor of recently published Community Matters: Service-Learning in Engaged Design and Planning (Routledge, 2014). The book explores issues that resonate with a diverse group of design and planning educators drawn to the challenge of supporting greater community building and empowerment while combining learning with practice. It provides compelling evidence [...]

By | 2017-06-17T22:22:53+00:00 June 3rd, 2014|News|Comments Off on New book edited by UAP Professor Sigmund C. Shipp

UAP alum Mitchell J. Silver, NYC Parks Commissioner, featured in The New York Times

Mitchell J. Silver, a graduate of Hunter's Master in Urban Planning program and former planning director of Raleigh, N.C., was featured in today's edition of The New York Times. Silver was recently appointed Commissioner of NYC Parks (read the full article. In the article, Silver described parks as "a system within a city. They are [...]

By | 2017-06-17T22:22:53+00:00 May 13th, 2014|News|0 Comments

UAP Chair Joseph P. Viteritti’s new book on the Lindsay administration

Professor Joseph P. Viteritti's new book on the legacy of the Lindsay administration, Summer in the City: John Lindsay, New York, and the American Dream, was celebrated last week at a conference hosted by the Public Policy Institute of Roosevelt House. Hunter College President Jennifer Raab gave introductory remarks prior to Professor Viteritt's keynote address. [...]

By | 2017-06-17T22:22:53+00:00 March 24th, 2014|News|Comments Off on UAP Chair Joseph P. Viteritti’s new book on the Lindsay administration