“I want to be a part of creating special places that people feel a connection to and look back on fondly. I would love for people—especially in urban areas where it is often lacking—to have the same opportunity that I had to connect to nature. Choosing urban planning allows me to focus on planning greenspaces within the public realm while sharing what is really important to me.”
Undergraduate Urban Planning Design Student Spotlights
The Urban Planning & Design major, says Michael Panchery is certainly not one-dimensional. Encompassed by a variety of disciplines, the field of urban planning will expand your
knowledge and technical skills, making you a more well-rounded individual.
Looking ahead, Justin plans to attend law school in the fall of 2022 and is considering pursuing a dual J.D./Master of City Planning.
Hometown: Hackensack NJ Work Experience Student: At my first college I worked as a laboratory aid in the drafting department where I helped students complete and work through their drawings and exercises. At Rutgers I was proud to join the Habitat for Humanity E-Board...