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Associate Professor Karina Moreno Spoke In The Consortium of Race and Gender Scholars (CORGES)Webinar: “Framing Racial Justice in Public Administration”

The Consortium of Race and Gender Scholars (CORGES) invited UPP Associate Professor Karina Moreno to speak in a webinar called "Framing Racial Justice in Public Administration” which took place on September 23rd.  This webinar featured two other panelists, Brandi Blessett and Tia Gaynor, inaugural director and faculty member at the University of Cincinnati’s Master of Public Administration Program, which [...]

By |2021-09-27T10:29:36-04:00September 25th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Associate Professor Karina Moreno Spoke In The Consortium of Race and Gender Scholars (CORGES)Webinar: “Framing Racial Justice in Public Administration”

UPP Affiliated Prof. Steffie Woolhandler Interviewed On NPR’s Marketplace

UPP affiliated faculty member Professor Steffie Woolhandler was interviewed on NPR's Marketplace about her study on the low use of medical specialists by patients of color. The interview can be heard here (the story is at 17:00 minutes and runs for about 3.5 minutes).

By |2021-09-06T09:38:07-04:00September 3rd, 2021|News|Comments Off on UPP Affiliated Prof. Steffie Woolhandler Interviewed On NPR’s Marketplace

Professor Jill Simone Gross Reviewed Carmen Sirianni’s “Sustainable Cities in American Democracy: From Postwar Urbanism to a Civic Green New Deal”

Professor Jill Simone Gross’ review of Carmen Sirianni’s 2020 book Sustainable Cities in American Democracy: From Postwar Urbanism to a Civic Green New Deal (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas),  has been published in the September 2021 Issue of Perspectives on Politics, 19(3), 1005-1007.

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MUP Student Colin Ryan Award NYC HPD-HDC Housing Fellowship

MUP student Colin Ryan is awarded the New York City Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD) and the New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) Housing Fellowship. The HPD-HDC Fellowship is a two-year  rotational program designed to expose individual Fellows to New York City government specifically in the field of affordable housing.

By |2021-09-06T09:53:07-04:00August 20th, 2021|News|Comments Off on MUP Student Colin Ryan Award NYC HPD-HDC Housing Fellowship

MS UPL Alum Paola Martinez (2020) Appointed Director Of Local Government & Legislative Affairs For SUNY

MS UPL alum Paola Martinez (2020) has been appointed as director of local government and legislative affairs for SUNY System. Previously, she was director of social services and community engagement for Catholic Charities at the Betances Houses in the South Bronx. She oversaw a portfolio of 41 buildings and approximately 3,000 residents, making this the [...]

By |2021-09-06T09:51:54-04:00August 20th, 2021|News|Comments Off on MS UPL Alum Paola Martinez (2020) Appointed Director Of Local Government & Legislative Affairs For SUNY

Adjunct Associate Professor Mitchell A. Korbey Discusses Changes In Brooklyn Over Past 30 Years On “Herrick Does That” Podcast

Two of the most respected professionals in NYC Land Use & Zoning law, Raymond H. Levin and  UPP Adjunct Associate Professor Mitchell A. Korbey, discuss the changes that have occurred in Brooklyn over the past 30 years. Herrick Does That Podcast:https://www.herrick.com/podcasts/the-changing-face-of-brooklyn/

By |2021-09-06T09:49:50-04:00August 20th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Adjunct Associate Professor Mitchell A. Korbey Discusses Changes In Brooklyn Over Past 30 Years On “Herrick Does That” Podcast

Professor Vivian Louie Co-Published “‘Divide, Divert, & Conquer’ Deconstructing the Presidential Framing of White Supremacy in the COVID-19 Era” In Special Issue Of “Social Sciences” Journal

Vivian Louie, professor of Urban Planning and Policy, recently co-published in a special issue of the Social Sciences Journal. She wrote “Divide, Divert, & Conquer” Deconstructing the Presidential Framing of White Supremacy in the COVID-19 Era with Anahi Viladrich, formerly of Hunter College, now at Queens College & The CUNY Graduate Center.

By |2021-09-06T09:45:42-04:00August 20th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Professor Vivian Louie Co-Published “‘Divide, Divert, & Conquer’ Deconstructing the Presidential Framing of White Supremacy in the COVID-19 Era” In Special Issue Of “Social Sciences” Journal