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Urban Climate Lab: East Midtown Manhattan, Spring 2017

Jun 23, 2017

Our graduate students are impacting New York City’s future through the cutting-edge applied research from our; Graduate Urban Design programs. Our Spring semester Urban Climate Lab provides sustainable and resilient urban design strategies for the redevelopment of Midtown Manhattan—NYC’s premier Central Business District—now under review by the New York City Council. Student research was used by NYC’s foremost advocacy organization to argue for a sustainable and resilient Midtown Manhattan.

See report from our Urban Climate Lab, Spring 2017

Image: Graduate students presenting to Municipal Art Society of New York leadership, including President Elizabeth Goldstein.