Spotlight on Urban Design

This blog is maintained by the Architecture, Urban, and Regional Design, M.S. program. Contact maurd@nyit.edu for more information.

NYIT Experts Take Over in a Minute

Feature | Jun 04, 2018

Since 2017, The Academic Minute has featured a total of 13 NYIT experts, who have reached millions of influencers and other stakeholders.
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Urban Climate Lab: Graduate Urban Design Final Review held on 14 May at NYIT-Manhattan

Alumni Spotlight: Heba ElGawish to Panel Makeover Montgomery

Blog | May 02, 2018

Alumnus Heba ElGawish from Cohort 2014-2015 will be paneling for the 4th Makeover Montgomery held by the Montgomery County Planning Department and National Denter for Smart Community Growth in Montgomery County, Maryland.
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Graduate Students and the AIA-NY Team Up For "Future Streets Car Free Earth Day"

Video: Want to Curb Climate Change? Cities Need to Get Involved.

Feature | Apr 02, 2018

Associate Professor Jeffrey Raven and NYIT student Luciana Godinho talk about ways that mayors and urban leaders can help residents adapt to a warming climate.


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How Cities Can Curb Climate Change -- Facebook Live Discussion

Blog | Mar 28, 2018

"The only way to ensure that cities remain livable is for mayors and urban leaders—together with urban designers—to simultaneously cut emissions and help residents adapt to a warming planet," argues Jeffrey Raven, associate professor in the NYIT School of Architecture and Design. . The discussion leverages Jeffrey’s op-ed, To Curb Climate Change, Cities Need The Right Design, published on Forbes.
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Urban Climate Lab: Graduate Urban Design Mid-Term Review held on 15 March at NYIT-Manhattan

To Curb Climate Change, Cities Need the Right Design

Feature | Dec 05, 2017

NYIT professor pens op-ed stressing the importance of urban design in helping people adapt to a warming climate.


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