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Adjunct Asst Prof. Laura Tamman Publishes two OpEds

UPP Adjunct Assistant Professor Laura Tamman published an OpEd in WBUR (Boston) about the NH primary election ( January 22, 2024) and another OpEd in City and State  (November 6, 2023) about consolidating elections.

By |2024-01-26T20:35:58-05:00January 26th, 2024|News|Comments Off on Adjunct Asst Prof. Laura Tamman Publishes two OpEds

Prof. Jill Gross is appointed Book Review Editor, Urban Affairs Review

Professor Jill Simone Gross has been appointed the new book review editor Urban Affairs Review, a leading scholarly peer-reviewed, bi-monthly journal focused on questions of politics, governance, and public policy specifically as they relate to cities and/or their regions.

By |2024-01-26T20:42:11-05:00January 26th, 2024|Faculty Profile, News|Comments Off on Prof. Jill Gross is appointed Book Review Editor, Urban Affairs Review

Legendary Urbanist Stefan Al Joins Hunter UPP Faculty

Welcome to new Associate Professor Stefan Al, a renowned teacher, scholar, and urban designer. Stefan will teach the Site Planning Workshop and Housing and the Global City courses this spring--and many more classes in the future! Read more here: https://www.hunterurban.org/faculty/stefan-al

By |2024-01-24T17:07:10-05:00January 24th, 2024|News|Comments Off on Legendary Urbanist Stefan Al Joins Hunter UPP Faculty

Hunter Grad Students Explore Transformative Projects

Students in the planning and policy program this fall toured major construction projects in New York, including the Harlem River Houses renovation and the massive new housing development at Willet's Point.

By |2023-12-27T18:20:43-05:00December 27th, 2023|News|Comments Off on Hunter Grad Students Explore Transformative Projects

The Urban Review is thrilled to announce the release of its latest issue, Spring 2023: City Hopeful

The Spring 2023 Issue of the Urban Review is now live! This issue addresses a range of pressing issues, including housing, municipal services, economic development, and urban identity. Writers were challenged to explore these diverse topics while finding reasons to hope for a brighter future in New York. Since January 2023, a team of student [...]

By |2023-07-07T17:10:36-04:00July 7th, 2023|News|Comments Off on The Urban Review is thrilled to announce the release of its latest issue, Spring 2023: City Hopeful

Prof. Jill Gross and Hank Savitch’s new book, “New York (Megacities)”, is published.

Prof. Jill Gross has published a new book with Hank Savitch titled "New York (Megacities)." The book examines the New York metropolis through the lens of a series of twenty-first century pressures related to demography, economic growth, urban development, governance, immigration, leadership and globalization. It explores how New York's institutions and policies have either risen to meet [...]

By |2023-07-14T21:09:18-04:00June 22nd, 2023|News|Comments Off on Prof. Jill Gross and Hank Savitch’s new book, “New York (Megacities)”, is published.