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Tuesday, June 19, 2018
ACSP Career Center Offers Valuable Member Benefits! »
Are you aware of some of your most valuable member benefits though the ACSP Career Center ? All ACSP members can add...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
ACSP Value Statement Focus Group Winner Announced! »
Thank you to everyone who took the time to participate in the 12 focus groups that ACSP conducted over the past two month...
Monday, June 18, 2018
ACSP Introduces Code of Conduct for Annual Conference (#ACSP2018) »
Dear Colleagues, Hope you are enjoying the start of summer. Many of you probably know that ACSP has grown into a size...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
ACSP Value Statement Focus Groups Complete – What’s Next? »
Thank you to everyone who took the time to participate in the 12 focus groups that ACSP has conducted over the past two mo...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
ACSP Governing Board Election Results »
ACSP would like to extend our thanks to everyone who voted in the recent election of new Governing Board members ... what...

ACSP Annual Conference News
Friday, May 11, 2018
University of Buffalo Hosts 58th ACSP Annual Conference #ACSP2018 »
  More than 1,000 urban and regional planning educators, practitioners, researchers, and graduate students will de...

University Member News
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Kimberley Kinder Promoted at University of Michigan »
Kim Kinder has been promoted to Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning with Tenure at the University of Michig...
Monday, June 11, 2018
University of Puerto Rico: Diaspora Summit (June 15) and Data Mapping Workshop (June 16) »
The start of hurricane season was a sobering reminder that much of Puerto Rico is not ready for another hurricane. Nine an...
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
News from UAlbany's Department of Geography and Planning »
Re-Enlivening the Urban Core ALBANY, N.Y. (May 24, 2018) — Upstate New York has been experiencing suburbanization force...
Monday, May 21, 2018
Carolina Planning: Shared Mobility Services and Their Connection to Roadway Fatalities »
Recently selected by the Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS) as one of 13 new research projects to explo...

Association Contributors
Monday, June 18, 2018
Island Press Urban Revitalization Webinar »
Island Press, and the Urban Resilience Project, are hosting a free webinar on our increasingly unequal and segregated ci...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
APA NPC 19 Call for Proposals Released: Deadline 25 June; New Research Track »
APA's 2019 National Planning Conference Call for Proposals has been released. Let's make the new Academic and Professional...

Calls for Papers
Monday, June 11, 2018
Regional Studies Association Special Issue Call for Proposals Deadline June 29 »
Since Regional Studies was founded in 1967, planning and planners have been central to understanding cities and regions. I...

Other Conferences
Thursday, June 14, 2018
The struggle for the creation of innovative policies that foster equitable economic growth, good governance, long-term hou...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
11th International Forum on Urbanism (IFOU) Congress 2018 »
Reframing Urban Resilience Implementation: Aligning Sustainability & Resilience December 10-12, 2018 Barcelona...

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Monday, June 11, 2018
Higher Ed Sustainability Initiative Side Event at UN HQ July 11 »
UN ESOC's High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development will take place at the UN in New York, July 9-19. There wi...
Monday, June 11, 2018
U.S. Department of Labor Seeking Input From Expert Urban & Regional Planning Academics »
The O*NET Data Collection Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, is seeking the input of expert Urban and Reg...


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