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Prof. Nicholas Dagen Bloom’s Commentary On Revival Of Social Housing Quoted In Gothamist

Professor Nicholas Dagen Bloom provided background and commentary in Gothamist on the revival of social housing concepts in the current mayoral campaign: https://gothamist.com/news/big-idea-dianne-morales-wants-bring-social-housing-nyc

By |2021-04-22T14:43:26-04:00April 16th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Prof. Nicholas Dagen Bloom’s Commentary On Revival Of Social Housing Quoted In Gothamist

Prof. Shipp Joins ACSP Task Force

Professor Sigmund Shipp was invited to join the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Presidential Task Force on Anti-Racism. He has accepted the invitation. The committee will convene Spring/Summer 2021.

By |2021-04-22T14:46:42-04:00April 16th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Prof. Shipp Joins ACSP Task Force

Prof. Victoria Johnson Named 2021 Guggenheim Fellow

On behalf of the entire faculty and staff, UPP Chair Joseph Viteritti congratulates Professor Victoria Johnson, who has received a Guggenheim Award to support her work on a book about the Hudson River artist Frederic Church, which she will be taking up while on sabbatical next year. The prestigious Guggenheim is certainly well-deserved. Professor Johnson's [...]

By |2021-04-11T19:27:13-04:00April 9th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Prof. Victoria Johnson Named 2021 Guggenheim Fellow

Prof. John Chin Interviewed by Vice, Washington Post About His Study of Illicit Massage Parlors

In the wake of the Atlanta shootings in March 2021, Professor John Chin was interviewed by Vice and the Washington Post about his study of illicit massage parlors. His study was also cited in articles by Gothamist and the Associated Press  (AP). The two AP news articles have been picked up by numerous local and national media outlets.

By |2021-03-31T10:50:23-04:00March 31st, 2021|News|Comments Off on Prof. John Chin Interviewed by Vice, Washington Post About His Study of Illicit Massage Parlors

UPP Chair Prof. Joseph Viteritti Featured In Conversation With Author Thomas Dyja at Roosevelt House

UPP Chair Professor Joseph Viteritti was featured in a public conversation at Roosevelt House (virtually) with Thomas Dyja, author of New York, New York, New York: Four Decades of Success, Excess, and Transformation on Tuesday, March 23. Dye's book had been reviewed on the front page of the New York Times Book Review on the previous Sunday (March 21).

By |2021-03-31T10:32:00-04:00March 26th, 2021|News|Comments Off on UPP Chair Prof. Joseph Viteritti Featured In Conversation With Author Thomas Dyja at Roosevelt House