Race relations, violence in the Congo to be topic of annual Catlin Memorial Lecture, April 3

**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR  1.5 AICP CERTIFICATION MAINTENANCE CREDITS*** Bloustein School professor Meredeth Turshen, whose research interests include women’s health and armed conflict, will present the school’s annual Robert A. Catlin Memorial Lecture on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. This year’s lecture will be “Race Relations, Gender, and Violence in the Congo.” […]

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Heldrich Center offers brochure as tool for job seekers, students, counselors

Created as a tool for career success, Greener Pathways: Paving Your Way to Career Success Starts with Understanding New Jersey’s Labor Market, developed by the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, offers a greater understanding of the changing workforce and emerging skill requirements in New Jersey; provides information for counselors, parents, and teachers to help students and job […]

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Bloustein students create documentary comparing planning issues in NJ to U.S. southern regions

The American Planning Association-New Jersey Chapter (APA-NJ) recently released a documentary created by Brandon Mckoy, 2012 Student Representative and fellow Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy student Susannah Dyen, that compares and contrasts planning issues in New Jersey and the Southern region of the United States (Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana). It is a collection of interviews […]

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“City Cycling” featured in UK Parliament session

“City Cycling,” John Pucher’s recently released book (co-edited with Ralph Buehler) was featured in a British Parliament’s House of Commons session on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. The session titled “Get Britain Cycling,” helped support an official motion of that goal. Early Day Motion 679 states, “That this House notes that cycling benefits public health, the economy, […]

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Buehler to present annual Candeub Memorial Lecture, comparing daily travel behavior of Germany, U.S., February 27

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR  1.5 AICP CERTIFICATION MAINTENANCE CREDITS*** Ralph Buehler, an Assistant Professor of Urban Affairs and Planning and a Faculty Fellow with the Metropolitan Institute at Virginia Tech will present the Bloustein School’s annual Isadore Candeub Memorial Lecture in Planning on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. This year’s lecture will […]

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Blou students meet Sadik-Khan at TRB meeting in Washington, DC

Bloustein MCRP students focused on transportation attended the 92nd Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting in Washington, D.C. January 13-17, 2013. The students attended presentations, poster sessions and meetings related to technology, design, and policy research around all forms of transportation.  The students were fortunate to meet Janette Sadik-Khan, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation, who […]

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Together North Jersey hosting workshop 1/23 to gather information on complete communities along Route 202 corridor

The first public workshop for “Together 202: Reimagining Complete Communities Along a Connecting Corridor” will be held on Wednesday, January 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Assembly Room in Building #1 at the Hunterdon County Complex, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ. “Together 202″ is a joint effort between Together North Jersey, Hunterdon and Somerset counties […]

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Exploring the economic transformation of New Brunswick, NJ; Feb. 1 2013

As part of the 2012 New Jersey Planning Conference, James W. Hughes, Dean of the Bloustein School; David Listokin,Research Professor and Co-director of the Bloustein School’s Center for Urban Policy Research and Dorothea Berkhout, Associate Dean of the Bloustein School, will present a visual and narrative exploration of the economic transformation of New Brunswick, NJ on Friday, […]

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