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CSUD Associate Research Scholar Klopp to deliver talk at “Models of Mobility” workshop at York University on March 23-24, 2012

by | March 17, 2012

Jacqueline Klopp, Associate Research Scholar at CSUD will deliver a talk at the workshop “Models of Mobility” at York University, Toronoto.  Klopp will be presenting the paper “Pursuing alternatives to urban automobile dependence path: A comparative analysis of Zurich and Singapore,” by Meleckidzedeck Khayesi (WHO, Geneva, Switzerland), Adjo Amekudzi (GeorgiaTech, USA) and Jacqueline Klopp (Columbia University, […]

CSUD Director Sclar to deliver keynote address at Wayne State University Law School Symposium on March 23, 2012

by | March 15, 2012

Elliott Sclar, Director of CSUD and Professor of Urban Planning, will deliver a key noteaddress at Wayne State University’s Law School on March 23 at a symposium called “Michigan in Transition: The Restructuring of Governance Through Privatization and Corporatization.”  Read the press release.

Cairo from Below Recruitment Event on February 9, 2012

by | February 7, 2012

Cairo From Below’s mission is to encourage inclusive, responsible, and transparent urban planning in Cairo, Egypt. Join Cairo From Below, CSUD, Columbia’s Arab Student Association, SIPA’s EPD Concentration, SIPA’s USP Concentration, and the SIPA New Media Task Force at a recruitment event to learn more about the project and how you can get involed.  The event will […]

CSUD scholar affiliate Sarah Williams named “game-changer” by MetropolisMag

by | January 25, 2012

CSUD scholar affiliate Sarah Williams was feaured by MetropolisMag for her use of mapping technology to expose social injustices and inform urban design and policy.  Read the full article.

Rebuildling Legacy Cities Book Launch on January 26, 2012

by | January 17, 2012

Join the American Assembly, the Center for Community Progress, and The Center for Sustainable Urban Development (CSUD) for the release of the new American Assembly book, Rebuilding America’s Legacy Cities: New Directions for the Industrial Heartland. The forum, followed by a cocktail reception, will take place Thursday, January 26, 2012, from 5:00 to 7:30 pm, […]

CSUD and Kara Host Public Forum on Thika Highway

by | October 25, 2011

On October 25, 2011, the Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations (Kara) in collaboration with the CSUD, held a public forum to discuss issues and concerns surrounding the Thika Highway Improvement Project (THIP) in the Nairobi Metropolitan Area. 152 people attended the public forum held at the Panafric Hotel in Nairobi.  Among the attendees were the […]