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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 | 2017-04-12T06:27:15+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Prof. Peter Kwong Quoted in NY Times Article, July 20, 2016

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 | 2017-04-12T06:31:37+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPP Prof. Milczarski, SOC Prof.’s Tuckel and Benediktsson Study Etiquette of Riders on NYC Subways

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 | 2015-10-01T10:10:30+00:00 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 | 2015-09-28T15:01:26+00:00 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 | 2015-07-15T11:43:27+00:00 July 14th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Phillip Mark Plotch, former UAP Adjunct Lecturer, interviews on WNYC