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ACSP Annual Conference News
16 hours ago
Spaces of Struggle 2017: A Mini-Conference on Radical Planning »
October 11, 2017 | Denver, Colorado Directly preceding the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) con...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Extended Abstract Deadline for Those with Technical Issues »
Even though more than 1,000 abstracts were submitted before the deadline April 17, 11:59pm Eastern Time, for some of you t...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
RSVP: Emeriti Breakfast at 2017 ACSP Annual Conference in Denver »
Dear colleagues, I have been thinking about ways for ACSP old timers (like me) to get together at the ACSP Annual Co...
Monday, March 27, 2017
2017 Student and Faculty Award Submissions & Nominations Now Open »
Each year ACSP is proud to honor faculty who have distinguished themselves or made major contributions to the academy or t...
Friday, March 24, 2017
A Closer Look with Award Winner Chenghe Guan »
IACP/ACSP Karen Polenske Best Student Paper Award for Outstanding Paper on a China Related Topic Spatial Distribution...
Monday, February 13, 2017
A Closer Look with Award Winner Mercedes Sharpe-Zayas »
FWIG/ACSP Marsha Ritzdorf Award for the Best Student Work on Diversity, Social Justice and the Role of Women in Planning...
Monday, February 13, 2017
A Closer Look with Award Winner Carolina Sarmiento »
ACSP/UIUC Chester Rapkin Award for the Best Article in JPER Facades of Equitable Development: Santa Ana and the Affor...
Monday, February 6, 2017
A Closer Look with Award Winner Ricardo Cardoso »
GPEIG Gill-Chin Lim Award for the Best Dissertation on International Planning The Crude Urban Revolution: Land Market...


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