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Friday, July 1, 2022

Cornell Atkinson Awards $1.4 Million to New Sustainability Projects

The 2022 round of Academic Venture Fund seed grants will support nine collaborative projects, including work involving Architecture Associate Professor Jenny Sabin and CRP Associate Professor Stephan Schmidt.


Wednesday, June 8, 2022

$30M gift to establish Paul Rubacha Department of Real Estate

Paul Rubacha's '72, MBA '73 gift creates a multicollege department of real estate jointly led by AAP and the SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell.


Monday, June 6, 2022

Alumni Group Advocates to Advance Equity Work at AAP

Alumni group helps create channels of philanthropy intended to directly support the experience and growth of students of underrepresented backgrounds and strengthen the work of AAP's Office of Diversity + Inclusion.


Monday, June 6, 2022

Tear Down Academic Silos: Take an 'Undisciplinary' Approach

The Cornell Chronicle highlights "Undisciplining the University Through Shared Purpose, Practice, and Place," a paper coauthored by CRP Lecturer Mitch Glass that identifies drivers that bring different disciplines together in joint research.


Monday, May 23, 2022

Einhorn Center Partners with AAP to Support College-Wide Community-Engaged Learning

With the support of this partnership, AAP plans to further advance community-engaged learning and scholarship.


Tuesday, May 10, 2022

National Zoning Atlas Launched to Make America's Patchwork of Codes Accessible and Comprehensible

Professor of City and Regional Planning Sara Bronin's zoning atlas initiative is a first-of-its-kind effort to translate and standardize zoning codes across the U.S. into a single, accessible online resource.


Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Privatization, Poverty Threaten Water Affordability

CRP Professor Mildred Warner speaks with the Cornell Chronicle about the problem of rising water rates in the U.S., especially for low-income communities and communities of color.


Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Building Pathways: Lessons in Collaborative Instruction and Community Engaged Design

This semester, a compelling conversation across architecture, landscape architecture, and planning has been made possible through the collaborative strategies of three AAP studios focused around work in Salamanca, New York.


Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Major Gift Endows Cornell Mui Ho Center for Cities in AAP

Mui Ho's (B.Arch. '66) major gift of $25M endows and names the center, advancing research, teaching, and partnerships for more sustainable and just cities.


Monday, April 18, 2022

Intersections: Jeffrey Chusid on Exchange, Evolution, and Conflict in Planning

From Cornell in Rome, Professor of City and Regional Planning Jeffrey Chusid shares thoughts on his work as a preservation planner and critical concerns for the discipline today.


Thursday, March 24, 2022

Cornell Atkinson Advances Four Joint Research Projects, Deepens EDF Partnership

Assistant Professor Linda Shi, CRP, will assist the new NYC Mayor's Office of Climate and Environmental Justice in connecting housing advocacy groups, community organizations, academics, and government staff to develop strategies for flood relief.


Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Online Archive Showcases Work of AAP Alumni

In Cornellians, AAP launches a web-based alumni archive highlighting a broad range of talent among graduates of the architecture, art, and planning disciplines at Cornell.


Thursday, February 24, 2022

Sharing History: The AAP Alumni Archive

Generously supported by alumna Mui Ho (B.Arch.'66), the new AAP Alumni Archive is built on her belief in the importance of community connections across time.


Monday, January 24, 2022

Spring 2022: A Look Ahead

Following two years of extraordinary effort and resolve, flexibility, imagination, and creativity fuel the upcoming semester.


Friday, January 14, 2022

Students Engage with Black 'Memory Workers' in NYC

Students travel to Brownsville, Brooklyn to explore African American heritage sites and meet the people whose work keeps this history alive. In the Cornell Chronicle.


Sunday, December 5, 2021

CRP's Design Connect, 13 Years of Student-Led Upstate New York Impact

Design Connect participants and leaders reflect on over a decade of successful projects and the organization's unique benefit to students from various disciplines, who collaborate among themselves and with groups across the Upstate New York area.


Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Revealing Climate Change Inequities, Redress, and Environmental Justice

CRP Assistant Professor Linda Shi discusses her timely research on populations vulnerable to climate change injustices and the planning discipline's critical contributions to the global discussion on adaptation and the future of cities.


Monday, November 8, 2021

Einaudi Center Announces New Global Public Voices Fellows

As Global Public Voice Fellows, Professor Victoria Beard, CRP, and other Cornell faculty will use their expertise to shape public debates about global policy issues and advocate for a more just and equitable future. In The Cornell Chronicle.


Friday, October 22, 2021

Cornell Launches $5B Campaign 'To Do the Greatest Good'

The major fundraising campaign aims to shape Cornell as the model university for the 21st century & beyond, building on its foundation of world-class academics, research, & engagement — in the words of founder Ezra Cornell, "To Do the Greatest Good."


Friday, October 22, 2021

Fundraising Campaign Includes Focus On Affordability

Cornell is launching a sweeping new initiative aimed at making its education even more accessible to the most talented students from all socioeconomic backgrounds.


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