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Prof. Owen Gutfreund Quoted in the News on Cuomo’s JFK Airport Overhaul Proposal, Jan. 4

Prof. Owen Gutfreund was quoted in New York Newsday and amNew York about the Governor's proposal to overhaul JFK Airport, January 4,  2017.  

By | January 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Prof. Owen Gutfreund Quoted in the News on Cuomo’s JFK Airport Overhaul Proposal, Jan. 4

UPP Chair Joseph Viteritti Discusses Trump’s Cabinet Appointments on Brian Lehrer’s POTUS 2016, Dec. 7

UPP Chair Joseph Viteritti appeared on Brian Lehrer's POTUS 2016 on December 7 to discuss Trump's cabinet appointments in HUD and education. To watch the episode "A Look into Trump's Cabinet" click here.

By | December 12th, 2016|News|Comments Off on UPP Chair Joseph Viteritti Discusses Trump’s Cabinet Appointments on Brian Lehrer’s POTUS 2016, Dec. 7

MUP student Maggie Calmes and Gotham Gazette Reporter Samir Khurshid, ‘Fair Share’ Story Published in Gotham Gazette (Nov. 18 and 21)

MUP student Maggie Calmes and Gotham Gazette Reporter, Samar Khurshid's 'Fair Share' story published in two parts in the Gotham Gazette. Part 1, The City May Soon Have More Formal 'Fair Share'Discussion (November 18, 2016) and Part 2, 'Fair Share' Design Flaws, Flashpoints & Possible Updates  (November 21, 2016).            

By | December 2nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on MUP student Maggie Calmes and Gotham Gazette Reporter Samir Khurshid, ‘Fair Share’ Story Published in Gotham Gazette (Nov. 18 and 21)

Prof. Peter Kwong in Panel Discussion, “Chinatown is Not For Sale”, Oct. 22

Prof. Peter Kwong talks about the growing impact of art galleries in Chinatown at the town hall meeting,"Chinatown is Not for Sale", October 22, 2016. For more details, read "Artists and Gallerists Grapple with Ways to Slow Gentrification in Manhattan’s Chinatown".

By | October 28th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Prof. Peter Kwong in Panel Discussion, “Chinatown is Not For Sale”, Oct. 22

Prof. Peter Kwong Quoted in NY Times Article, October 20

Prof. Peter Kwong quoted in NY Times article, "In a Promise to Lift a Curse, a Scheme to Steal Chinese Immigrants’ Savings", by Liz Robbins, October 20, 2016. Click here for further reading.

By | October 28th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Prof. Peter Kwong Quoted in NY Times Article, October 20

Calvin Brown, MUP Alumni and DCP Planner, Featured in Article on East Harlem’s Rezoning Plan

Calvin Brown, MUP Alumni and DCP Planner, is featured prominently in "City’s East Harlem Plan Tracks Community Blueprint", Citylimits.org, October 19, 2016. For further reading, click here.

By | October 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Calvin Brown, MUP Alumni and DCP Planner, Featured in Article on East Harlem’s Rezoning Plan

MUP Students in Prof. Vengoechea’s Planning Studio Covered on NY1 News, October 19

MUP students in Prof. Pablo Vengoechea's Fall 2016 planning studio class, Downtown Commercial Corridors of Staten Island, are covered in NY1 News, "Graduate Students Seek Input on How to Revitalize North Shore", October 19, 2016. The students held a workshop with members of the community to seek input about their project.

By | October 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on MUP Students in Prof. Vengoechea’s Planning Studio Covered on NY1 News, October 19

UPP Adjunct Charles Starks Gives Talk on NY Politician and City Planner George McAneny, Oct. 20 Federal Hall

UPP Adjunct Charles Starks gives a talk at Federal Hall on George McAneny, a New York politician and city planner of the early 20th century. Participating in a Q&A with Charles Starks will be the Manhattan Borough Historian, Michael Miscione, and preservationist Anthony C. Wood. For further details, click here.

By | September 30th, 2016|News|Comments Off on UPP Adjunct Charles Starks Gives Talk on NY Politician and City Planner George McAneny, Oct. 20 Federal Hall

Prof. Jill Gross’ Recent Publication in Top 50 Most Read Articles, Urban Affairs Review, August 2016

Prof. Jill Gross' recent publication, "Hybridization and Urban Governance Malleability, Modality, or Mind-Set?." Urban Affairs Review (2016): 1078087416637127. Cracks the top 50 most read articles in the journal for the month of August-- #39 and counting!

By | September 30th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Prof. Jill Gross’ Recent Publication in Top 50 Most Read Articles, Urban Affairs Review, August 2016

MUP Student, Rashedul Deepon, Photography featured in NYC Hustle Exhibition

Photography by Rashedul Deepon, Master in Urban Planning student, is featured in  The NYC Hustle exhibition Strictly New York 3 August 25-27, 2016. For further reading, click here.  

By | September 1st, 2016|News|Comments Off on MUP Student, Rashedul Deepon, Photography featured in NYC Hustle Exhibition