Bloustein graduate studio, NJCAA receive NJ Planning Excellence Awards by APA-NJ Chapter

The Bloustein School spring 2016 graduate studio “Plainfield District School Travel Plan,” and the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance (NJCAA), a project facilitated by the Bloustein School and the Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, are recipients of 2017 Planning Excellence Awards. The awards are presented annually by the New Jersey Chapter of the […]

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Dean James W. Hughes recognized with APA-NJ Lifetime Achievement Award

On Thursday, January 26, the American Planning Association-New Jersey Chapter presented Bloustein School Dean James W. Hughes with a Lifetime Achievement and Leadership in Planning Award at the annual New Jersey planning conference. The APA-NJ chapter also announced a new planning award recognizing and celebrating his legacy, the James W. Hughes Applied Research Award. “The […]

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Call for Sessions: Help shape the 2017 New Jersey Planning Conference

The deadline to submit is Friday, October 28. The American Planning Association – New Jersey Chapter is pleased to announce our Call for Session Proposals for the 2017 New Jersey Planning Conference which will be held on January 26-27 at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick.  This two-day event has grown significantly over the past […]

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APA-NJ recognizes Stuart Meck, West Orange Walking & Cycling graduate studio with outstanding planning awards

On Friday, January 29 the American Planning Association- New Jersey chapter recognized planning initiatives, built projects, individuals and organizations that are at the forefront of planning and design at the APA-NJ Annual Planning Conference Awards Luncheon. Bloustein School Associate Research Professor Stuart Meck was selected as the recipient of the Budd Chavooshian Award for Outstanding […]

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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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