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As a benefit of membership, members may submit planning-related news items for consideration for publication on the ACSP website and/or eNews Weekly link(s) free-of-charge. Non-members may submit planning-related news for publication for a fee.

Relevant news items are generally published within 2-3 business days or sooner. News items that are approved for publishing will automatically expire from the website after 30 days.


Monday, November 11, 2019
Lincoln Case Study Awards Now Open -- $20K in Awards Available »
Case Study Award Deadline: January 6 The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy is offering ten $2,000 awards to propose...
Monday, November 4, 2019
Connect With ACSP on Facebook & Twitter! »
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Monday, November 4, 2019
ACSP Planner Profile Series -- Nominate Outstanding Faculty, Student or Alum Today! »
“By far the greatest and most admirable form of wisdom is that needed to plan and beautify cities and human communities.”...
Monday, July 15, 2019
Reflections from the 2019 ACSP Committee on Diversity Jr. Faculty of Color Workshop »
The 2019 Committee on Diversity for the Association for Collegiate Schools of Planning Junior Faculty of Color workshop...

ACSP Annual Conference News
Monday, November 4, 2019
Need A Receipt for #ACSP2019? »
One of the most common questions we receive after the annual conference is, "How do I get a copy of my receipt?" Did yo...
Monday, November 4, 2019
ACSP2019 Conference Sessions are Elibible for AICP Credit »
The ACSP Conference in Greenville, South Carolina was pre-approved for AICP credit. Those with AICP certification who atte...
Monday, November 4, 2019
Congratulations to all of the #ACSP2019 Faculty Award Winners »
Pictured from left to right: ACSP President Marlon Boarnet, RIchard Norton, Edwin Melendez, Charlie Hoch, Courtney Knapp,...
Sunday, October 27, 2019
#ACSP2019 Best Poster Winners Are ... »
          Congratulations to the #ACSP2019 Best Poster winners: Clare Losey,...
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Complete Post Conference Survey & Win! »
For those of you who attended #ACSP2019, we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did! And, if you couldn't make it this year,...

Student News
Monday, September 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for ACSP Student Governing Board Representative, 2020-2022 »
Date:    October 1, 2019 Dear Fellow Ph.D. Students: The Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning...

University Member News
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Bloustein School, Rutgers University: Krueckeberg Doctoral Conference - Submissions Due Jan. 24 »
Monday, November 11, 2019
Rowan University Students Win 2019 Excellence in Planning Award from the NJ APA »
Under the guidance of Dr. Mahbubur Meenar in Rowan University's (New Jersey) Community and Environmental Planning Program,...
Monday, November 11, 2019
Call for Abstracts: The 2nd Annual Urban Planning Conference at Alabama A&M »
In this second annual conference, we invite presentations of research, practice, and experiential planning practices that...
Thursday, September 26, 2019
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona: Solicitation for 2020 Dale Prize Nominations »
The Department of Urban and Regional Planning at Cal Poly Pomona seeks nominations for the 2020 William R. and June Dale P...

Affiliated Organizations
Monday, October 14, 2019
PAB Survey on Accreditation »
PAB and the Task Force on Innovation and Communication in Planning Education is conducting a survey on the value of accred...

Association Contributors
Friday, November 15, 2019
Planetizen Courses: Video Course - Introduction to Smart Cities by Prof. Amir Hajrasouliha »
Planetizen Courses is pleased to release a new video course, Introduction to Smart Cities by Prof. Amir Hajrasouliha....
Friday, November 15, 2019
APA: APA to Trump Administration: Do Not Abandon Paris Climate Agreement »
CHICAGO (November 13, 2019)  — “Our future is at risk,” said APA President Kurt Christiansen, FAICP, in a letter to c...
Friday, November 15, 2019
SAGE Publishing: Get your paper reviewed faster! »
  Avoid these common mistakes for a faster submission process for...
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Island Press: Free Excerpt - Green Growth That Works »
Rapid economic development has been a boon to human well-being. It has lifted millions out of poverty, raised standards of...
Monday, November 4, 2019
Island Press Fellowship Seeking Candidates »
Island Press is seeking a Publishing Fellow for 2020. This fellowship is intended to serve as a pathway to a success...

Monday, October 21, 2019
ACSP-POCIG Student Climate Study: Summary of Findings »
Title: ACSP-POCIG Student Climate Study: Summary of Findings Abstract: This report summarizes findings from a natio...

Calls for Papers
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
UPE13 Urban Planning & the Environment Congress 20-23 July -Tartu College, Estonia »
International Urban Planning and Environment Congress (UPE13) Call for Abstracts Congress Theme: Managing Change...


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