Rutgers Team Wins HUD’s Innovation in Affordable Housing Competition

Students redesigned an existing public housing development to connect residents with each other and their neighborhood A team of Rutgers graduate students created an award-winning proposal to turn an aging public housing development in Ohio into a vibrant community, where residents can interact in public spaces and on their front porches, backyards and playgrounds and […]

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Rutgers team one of four finalists for HUD 2017 Innovation in Affordable Housing competition

Congratulations to the Rutgers University team of Chelsea Moore-Ritchie (MCRP), Christine Winter (MCRP), Jane Allen (MCRP-MPP), Sharone Small (MCRP), and Kimberly Tryba (Landscape Architecture), who were selected as one of four team finalists for the 2017 HUD Innovation in Affordable Housing Competition. They are working with Bloustein School Professor Tony Nelessen. The IAH competition is designed […]

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Together North Jersey Regional Plan is recipient of APA-NJ Outstanding Plan Award

The final Together North Jersey Regional Plan, published in November 2015, was presented the American Planning Association- New Jersey chapter’s Outstanding Plan Award, which recognizes a plan of unusually high merit, at the APA-NJ Annual Planning Conference Awards Luncheon on Friday, January 29. Together North Jersey was the product of an innovative federal partnership among U.S […]

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Moran, Murphy are 2015 recipients of Gallagher Fellowship

In 2014 the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance  established the James J. Gallagher Family Fellowship, which allows graduate students from Rutgers University interested in climate change preparedness measures to undertake projects to help advance the mission and objectives of the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance. Dr. James J. Gallagher, a long-time environmental advocate, is originally from New […]

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HUD’s Harriet Tregoning to present lecture on transportation in the new economy

Harriet Tregoning, director of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Economic Resilience, will present the 2014 Alan M. Voorhees Distinguished Lecture, “Transportation in the New Economy,” on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the Special Events Forum, Civic Square Building, 33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ. It will begin at 5:00 p.m. […]

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Bloustein alum is finalist for Service To America Medal

Sara Meyers (MPP 2009) has been named as a finalist for the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals in the Call to Service category. The Call to Service Medal recognizes a federal employee whose professional achievements reflect the important contributions that a new generation brings to public service.  Sara has served as the Director […]

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