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Thursday, September 20, 2018
ACSP Reaches More Than 800 Followers on Twitter! »
@media (max-width: 600px) { td {display: block; width: 100% !important;} } ACSP now has more than 800 follo...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
ACSP Considers First Dues Increase in Nearly 20 Years »
September 4, 2018 Dear ACSP Members: We write to discuss the need for a dues increase. The Executive Committee...
Friday, August 17, 2018
“What’s Next for Buffalo Niagara?” – A Call for Participation »
How will cities cope in the 21st Century? Attendees to the ACSP annual conference are invited to participate in a day-...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Values Statement Survey Update »
Congratulations to Dr. Deden Rukmana, Savannah State University, whose name was drawn to win a full registration package t...
Monday, August 13, 2018
The Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning and the ACSP Committee on the Academy are planning for the 2019 Administ...

ACSP Annual Conference News
10 hours ago
ACSP Awards More Than $12k in Financial Support for Travel to #ACSP2018! »
We hope you have enjoyed the "A Closer Look" profile series featuring all of our student award winners. The series will re...
17 hours ago
Final Papers Due October 2! »
For the ACSP Annual Conference, we ask that you submit a final paper to both your session discussant and conference organi...
17 hours ago
Other Ways to Participate in #ACSP2018 »
Get your name out there…EXHIBIT! As one of the largest events of the year for planning educators and students, the AC...
17 hours ago
Room Block Update for #ACSP2018! »
Haven’t made a hotel reservation and are registered for the conference? There are few rooms left at the conference hotel (...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
#ACSP2018 Room Block Update: Don’t Delay, Book Today! »
The ACSP room block is currently 90% booked. At this time, we are not offering an overflow room block at an additional hot...

University Member News
Monday, September 17, 2018
University of Louisville: Ph.D. Funding Available (this Spring, classes starting January 2019) »
Contingent on final budgetary approval, the Ph.D. program in Urban and Public Affairs at the University of Louisville has...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Cal Poly Pomona: Solicitation for 2019 Dale Prize Nominations »
The Department of Urban and Regional Planning at Cal Poly Pomona seeks nomination for the 2019 William R. and June Dale Pr...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Mendez Joins KUs Urban Policy Team »
The University of Kansas Urban Planning Program is pleased to announce Dr. Joel Mendez has joined our faculty as an Assist...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Heather Campbell Appointed New Director of UBC School of Planning »
Heather Campbell, a professor of Town and Regional Planning and an advisor in the Office of the Vice Chancellor at the Uni...
Friday, September 14, 2018
University of Illinois - Chicago - College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs - Fall 2018 Magazine »
News from Chicago - UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs cuppa_magazine_fall_2018.pdf

Association Contributors
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Island Press: 3 USGBC Courses that Explore the Relationship Between Climate & Buildings »
Did you know that Island Press is an Education Provider with USGBC? We are, and this month one of our latest courses is fe...
Friday, September 7, 2018
Lincoln Institute: The Place Database »
The Place Database is a map of the United States that uses the PolicyMap platform to visualize the latest available data f...
Friday, September 7, 2018
Island Press Free Webinar: Resilience for All »
Wed, Sep 26, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT Join Island Press for a live webinar with Barbara Brown Wilson, professor and a...
Friday, August 31, 2018
Lincoln Institute: Subscribe to Quarterly Land Lines Magazine »
The Lincoln Institute's free quarterly magazine draws on their research to explore land-based solutions to social, economi...
Friday, August 31, 2018
Island Press New Book Available: Building the Cycling City »
Few cultures know how to build thriving bike-friendly infrastructure quite like the Dutch. Chris and Melissa Bruntlett, t...

Calls for Papers
Monday, August 13, 2018
Deadline October 15, 2018 56th International Making Cities Livable Conference on A Healthy City for ALL Portland, OR, June...

Calls for Content
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Call for the next Global Urban Lecturer »
With the fifth season in the making and over 140,000 views, UN-Habitat UNI’s ‘Global Urban Lectures’ are the most viewed v...

Other Conferences
Friday, September 14, 2018
Building 4Humanity Resilient Design Competition »
The 8th International Conference on Building Resilience (ICBR) is organizing an international design contest: the Buildi...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Los Angeles, 2019 Urban Affairs Conference »
General Call for Participation 49th Annual Conference of the Urban Affairs Association April 24 – 27, 2019 | Los Angel...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
11th International Forum on Urbanism (IFOU) Congress 2018 »
Reframing Urban Resilience Implementation: Aligning Sustainability & Resilience December 10-12, 2018 Barcelona...

In Memoriam
Friday, September 7, 2018
MIT: John de Monchaux, Former Dean of the School of Architecture & Planning, Dies at 81 »
Architect and planner remembered as a man who brought people together through a combination of wisdom, optimism, and charm...

May Be Of Interest ...
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Paid Visiting Professorships in the UK up to £150,000 »
For more information, contact Michael Neuman Leverhulme Trust - Visiting Professorships https://www.leverh...
Thursday, August 30, 2018
British Academy Global Visiting Professorships, up to £250,000 Per Annum »
For more info, contact Michael Neuman Global Professorships 2018 This new programme is supported under the U...


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