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UPP Prof. Jill Gross Article on Geo-Political Division in the Age of Trump Published in RH Public Policy Forum

Prof. Gross  had a short piece published in the Roosevelt House Public Policy Forum titled "Facing the Realities of Geo-Political Division in the Age of Trump: The Metropolitan Future and the Need for Collaborative Models of Governance" which can be accessed at http://www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu/?forum-post=facing-realities-geo-political-division-age-trump-metropolitan-future-need-collaborative-models-governance

By | January 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Prof. Jill Gross Article on Geo-Political Division in the Age of Trump Published in RH Public Policy Forum

UPP Prof. Miczarski, SOC Prof’s. Tuckel and Benediktsson, and Hunter Students Study on Behavior in NYC Subways is Covered in New4 NY and Other News Media Outlets, Dec. 8

The Hunter College Study, Behavior of New York City Subway Riders: An Observational Study Conducted by Students at Hunter College, by  UPP Prof. William Milczarski and Sociology Professors Peter Tuckel and Mike Benediktsson is  covered on News4 NY and other news media outlets. Professors Milczarski, Tuckel, and Benediktsson collaborated with students in data analysis and [...]

By | December 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Prof. Miczarski, SOC Prof’s. Tuckel and Benediktsson, and Hunter Students Study on Behavior in NYC Subways is Covered in New4 NY and Other News Media Outlets, Dec. 8

UPP Prof. Peter Kwong Quoted in NY Times Article, July 20, 2016

UPP Distinguished Prof. Peter Kwong is quoted in NY times  article, "Jeremy Lin Is Back in New York, and So Is a Glimpse of the Old Linsanity", Liz Robbins, ( 2016, July 20). As the only Chinese-American in the N.B.A., Mr. Lin represents a new “model minority,” said Peter Kwong, a professor of urban affairs at [...]

By | July 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Prof. Peter Kwong Quoted in NY Times Article, July 20, 2016

Prof. Owen Gutfreund featured in “Fox 5 News at 5” News Story

UPP Prof. Owen Gutfreund was featured in a  TV news story  on "Fox5 News at 5",  on Thursday June 9th, at 5:07pm. The subject of the story was on crowded city sidewalks.

By | June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Prof. Owen Gutfreund featured in “Fox 5 News at 5” News Story

UPP Prof. Milczarski, SOC Prof.’s Tuckel and Benediktsson Study Etiquette of Riders on NYC Subways

Urban Policy and Planning Department Professor William Milczarski and Sociology Professors Peter Tuckel and Mike Owen Benediktsson recently released a study, Etiquette of Riders on New York City Subways, as it relates to the MTA's Courtesy Counts Campaign.  For further reading, click on the links below. "How Badly Do New York City Subway Riders Actually [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Prof. Milczarski, SOC Prof.’s Tuckel and Benediktsson Study Etiquette of Riders on NYC Subways

UPP Adjunct Assistant Professor Jennifer Nelles Cited in Next City Article about ARC and Gateway

UPP Adjunct Assistant Professor Jennifer Nelles was cited in a Next City article about ARC and Gateway, "What One Really Expensive Tunnel Means to U.S Train Travel", April 4, 2016.

By | April 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Adjunct Assistant Professor Jennifer Nelles Cited in Next City Article about ARC and Gateway

Planning Alum Ryan Rzepecki’s Company Receives Contract for Portland Bike Share Program

Our 2009 Urban Planning degree alum, Ryan Rzepecki, is the CEO of Social Bicycles (SoBi), an NYC-based company that recently won a contract to manage Portland's bike share system. The proposal calls for a 600-bike fleet as part of a long-delayed bike rental program to be rolled out as soon as next summer in order [...]

By | October 1st, 2015|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Planning Alum Ryan Rzepecki’s Company Receives Contract for Portland Bike Share Program

UPP Distinguished Professor Peter Kwong, a.k.a. the Dean of Chinatown Scholars, is quoted in New York Magazine article, “How Has Chinatown Stayed Chinatown?”

UPP Distinguished Professor Peter Kwong, known by many in Chinatown as the Dean of Chinatown scholars, is quoted in the September 24, 2015 New Yorker Magazine article, “How Has Chinatown Stayed Chinatown?” Prof. Kwong, the author of numerous books on Chinese-American immigrants says, “Chinatown has reinvented itself, that’s why it’s still here.” For further reading, [...]

By | September 28th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Distinguished Professor Peter Kwong, a.k.a. the Dean of Chinatown Scholars, is quoted in New York Magazine article, “How Has Chinatown Stayed Chinatown?”

Phillip Mark Plotch, former UAP Adjunct Lecturer, interviews on WNYC

Philip Mark Plotch, Political Science Professor at St. Peter's University in Jersey City, NJ and former UAP Adjunct Lecturer, is interviewed on WNYC in a 2-part interview, "The New Tappan Zee Isn't as Innocent as It Looks," about the political history of the new crossing being built north of the Tappan Zee Bridge and his [...]

By | July 14th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Phillip Mark Plotch, former UAP Adjunct Lecturer, interviews on WNYC