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  • News and commentary from around the web and from our academic partners.

  • Des Moines’ Affordable Housing Crisis

    Des Moines’ Affordable Housing Crisis

    2 days ago via @Guardian @aaronpcalvin @UrbanInstitute
  • Rural America Is the New ‘Inner City’

    Rural America Is the New ‘Inner City’

    2 days ago via @WSJ @poverberg @janetadamy
  • Are Modernist Landscapes Worth Saving?

    Are Modernist Landscapes Worth Saving?

    3 days ago via @LandArchitects @LandArchMag @UVaSARC @bmeyer56
  • When Baltimore Fought the Feds

    When Baltimore Fought the Feds

    3 days ago via @CityLab @brentinmock
  • Africa’s Emerging Megacities

    Africa’s Emerging Megacities

    3 days ago via @CommEdgeCollab @Mathias_AgboJr
  • Welcoming Refugees in Georgia

    Welcoming Refugees in Georgia

    3 days ago via @Guardian @mobilitymuse
  • A Walking Tour of 1767 New York

    A Walking Tour of 1767 New York

    3 days ago via @CurbedNY @jamesnevius
  • A Jobless Utopia?

    A Jobless Utopia?

    3 days ago via @BostonReview
  • California Becomes a Global Force

    California Becomes a Global Force

    3 days ago via @NYTimes @adamnagourney @CoralMDavenport
  • The ‘Artwashing’ of America

    The ‘Artwashing’ of America

    5 days ago via @Newsweek @alexnazaryan
  • The Many States of Florida

    The Many States of Florida

    5 days ago via @NYTimes @imjasondiamond
  • The Tenants of ‘Kushnerville’

    The Tenants of ‘Kushnerville’

    5 days ago via @ProPublica @AlecMacGillis
  • Taking on Real Estate’s Loaded Terms

    Taking on Real Estate’s Loaded Terms

    5 days ago via @NextCityOrg @jkjenkinney
  • Saving Small-Town America

    Saving Small-Town America

    6 days ago via @OutsideMagazine @NickelHunt
  • The Wild West of Deep-Sea Mining

    The Wild West of Deep-Sea Mining

    6 days ago via @HakaiMagazine @HarrisonTasoff
  • The Secret Life of Urban Crows

    The Secret Life of Urban Crows

    6 days ago via @SeattleMet @jamesrgardner @corvidresearch
  • The Architecture of Living Spaces

    The Architecture of Living Spaces

    6 days ago via @Medium @CultureTrip @AmberCSnider
  • South Carolina’s Grand Strand

    South Carolina’s Grand Strand

    6 days ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • A Personal History of House Moving

    A Personal History of House Moving

    6 days ago via @BelieverMag
  • Interview with Vito Acconci

    Interview with Vito Acconci

    6 days ago via @ArchNewsNow
  • The Costs of American Optimism

    The Costs of American Optimism

    6 days ago via @NewYorker @joshuarothman
  • The Billboards of Beirut

    The Billboards of Beirut

    6 days ago via @Hyperallergic @booksnotboys
  • Chicago’s Vernacular Architecture

    Chicago’s Vernacular Architecture

    6 days ago via @CurbedChicago @blaservations
  • The Drowned Future of NYC

    The Drowned Future of NYC

    6 days ago via @CurbedNY @KensingerNathan
  • The Death of the Suburban Office Park

    The Death of the Suburban Office Park

    6 days ago via @PacificStand @RickPaulas
  • Miles of Sea Ice Are Collapsing

    Miles of Sea Ice Are Collapsing

    1 week ago via @NYTimes @JustinHGillis @dwtkns
  • America’s Trees Are Moving West

    America’s Trees Are Moving West

    1 week ago via @TheAtlantic @yayitsrob
  • After Public Housing

    After Public Housing

    1 week ago via @NYTimes @monicadavey1
  • The Architecture of Democracy

    The Architecture of Democracy

    1 week ago via @Archinect @XMLOffice
  • Barcelona’s Green Corridor Plan

    Barcelona’s Green Corridor Plan

    1 week ago via @CityLab @FeargusOSull
  • Between Boom and Bust

    Between Boom and Bust

    1 week ago via @NextCityOrg @MarketStEl
  • Elizabeth Gordon’s International Style

    Elizabeth Gordon’s International Style

    2 weeks ago via @Curbed @daisandconfused
  • Seoul’s High Line

    Seoul’s High Line

    2 weeks ago via @WashingtonPost @annafifield
  • The Limits of Ideal Communities

    The Limits of Ideal Communities

    2 weeks ago via @Belt_Magazine
  • The Waterways Beneath the Streets

    The Waterways Beneath the Streets

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @jimdwyernyt
  • When to Leave Declining Towns

    When to Leave Declining Towns

    2 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @BrianRAlexander
  • Trump’s Infrastructure Plan in Context

    Trump’s Infrastructure Plan in Context

    2 weeks ago via @BrookingsInst @AdieTomer @jwkane1 @rpuentes
  • A First Look at Obama’s Library

    A First Look at Obama’s Library

    2 weeks ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT
  • The Lonely Women of the Rust Belt

    The Lonely Women of the Rust Belt

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @AlanaSemuels
  • Mapping Prejudice

    Mapping Prejudice

    2 weeks ago via @RiverLifeUMN
  • A Cautionary Tale From Kansas

    A Cautionary Tale From Kansas

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @dominicru
  • Inconvenient Data Is Being Sidelined

    Inconvenient Data Is Being Sidelined

    2 weeks ago via @WashingtonPost @eilperin
  • Angels and Gargoyles

    Angels and Gargoyles

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes
  • Mexico’s Human Landscapes

    Mexico’s Human Landscapes

    2 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @kokogiak
  • Private Public Spaces

    Private Public Spaces

    2 weeks ago via @JohnKongSFChron @SFChronicle
  • America’s Water Affordability Crisis

    America’s Water Affordability Crisis

    2 weeks ago via @Vox @sfrostenson @mack_entrep
  • Gilded Cages

    Gilded Cages

    2 weeks ago via @NYMag @JDavidsonNYC
  • Could We Lose the American West?

    Could We Lose the American West?

    2 weeks ago via @HighCountryNews
  • The Modern Necropolis

    The Modern Necropolis

    2 weeks ago via @UOAAA @99PIOrg
  • The Dérive Has Come Adrift

    The Dérive Has Come Adrift

    2 weeks ago via @Aeon @WillWiles
  • New Book on Louis Kahn

    New Book on Louis Kahn

    2 weeks ago via @NPlusOneMag @monchaux @FSGBooks
  • Are American Cities in Crisis?

    Are American Cities in Crisis?

    2 weeks ago via @JDavidsonNYC @NYMag
  • In Between Cities

    In Between Cities

    2 weeks ago via @NewYorker @mohsin_hamid
  • The Crop That Ate America

    The Crop That Ate America

    2 weeks ago via @Business @AlanBjerga @_jsdiamond @cornfact @holly58102
  • China’s War Against Air Pollution

    China’s War Against Air Pollution

    3 weeks ago via @NatGeo @PulitzerCenter @Gardiner_Beth
  • America’s Most Diverse City

    America’s Most Diverse City

    3 weeks ago via @LATimes @brittny_mejia @gary_coronado
  • Homeownership and Inequality

    Homeownership and Inequality

    3 weeks ago via @NYTMag @just_shelter
  • The Unwilling Gentrifier

    The Unwilling Gentrifier

    3 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @JJSchlichtman @MarcLamontHill @UTPress
  • The Billionaire and the Flood

    The Billionaire and the Flood

    3 weeks ago via @Washingtonian @elainaplott
  • Scaling Up Sustainability

    Scaling Up Sustainability

    3 weeks ago via @ArchitectMag @cehumphries
  • Cities Lead the Way on Climate Change

    Cities Lead the Way on Climate Change

    3 weeks ago via @GuardianCities
  • Drought in India’s Silicon Valley

    Drought in India’s Silicon Valley

    3 weeks ago via @Wired @Samanth_S
  • San Francisco’s Cistern Network

    San Francisco’s Cistern Network

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @citycalfe
  • Berlin’s Streetcar Expansion

    Berlin’s Streetcar Expansion

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @FeargusOSull
  • Complicated Architecture

    Complicated Architecture

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker
  • Colorado’s Super-Bunker

    Colorado’s Super-Bunker

    3 weeks ago via @Wired @ScolesSarah
  • America’s Risky Tap Water

    America’s Risky Tap Water

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @JaceyFortin
  • Losing Urban Forests to McMansions

    Losing Urban Forests to McMansions

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @mslaurabliss
  • Where Oil Rigs Go to Die

    Where Oil Rigs Go to Die

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @tomlamont
  • Resisting Retreat on the Jersey Shore

    Resisting Retreat on the Jersey Shore

    3 weeks ago via @Bloomberg @cflav
  • L.A.’s Private Water Supply

    L.A.’s Private Water Supply

    3 weeks ago via @Grist
  • Against Little Free Libraries

    Against Little Free Libraries

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @kristoncapps @janeschmidt
  • A Not-So-Silent Spring

    A Not-So-Silent Spring

    3 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @edyong209
  • A Path Lined by the Dead

    A Path Lined by the Dead

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @MannyNYT
  • Growing Up in a Concrete Masterpiece

    Growing Up in a Concrete Masterpiece

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @BlakeGopnik
  • Inequality and Access to Public Goods

    Inequality and Access to Public Goods

    3 weeks ago via @BostonReview
  • Imagining New York City Underwater

    Imagining New York City Underwater

    4 weeks ago via @NewYorker @joshuarothman
  • In Favor of Slow Cities

    In Favor of Slow Cities

    4 weeks ago via @ConversationUS @Sunday9pm @Glaucos75
  • EPA’s Climate Science Site Removed

    EPA’s Climate Science Site Removed

    4 weeks ago via @WashingtonPost @chriscmooney @eilperin
  • Remembering Paul Revere Williams

    Remembering Paul Revere Williams

    4 weeks ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT
  • Cities Need to Adapt to Migration

    Cities Need to Adapt to Migration

    4 weeks ago via @Citiscope @wanjikukihato @lorenlandau @adi_tya_s
  • The Company that Shaped Suriname

    The Company that Shaped Suriname

    4 weeks ago via @PulitzerCenter @PittsburghPG @richelord @StephStrasburg
  • New York City’s Immigrant Tree

    New York City’s Immigrant Tree

    4 weeks ago via @NewYorker @Alison_Kinney
  • Dispatches from the Urban Resistance

    Dispatches from the Urban Resistance

    1 month ago via @TheNation @JamesCTobias
  • America’s Affordable Housing Crisis

    America’s Affordable Housing Crisis

    1 month ago via @CityLab @UrbanInstitute @Tanvim
  • Public Versus Private Space in London

    Public Versus Private Space in London

    1 month ago via @Guardian @GuardianCities @ollywainwright
  • Women in Green Design

    Women in Green Design

    1 month ago via @ArchitectMag @KiraGould @LanceHosey @AIA_COTE #A17con
  • Welcome to Weimar

    Welcome to Weimar

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @meddynyt @ricklyman
  • Detoxing the Ocean

    Detoxing the Ocean

    1 month ago via @HakaiMagazine
  • Turning Vacant Lots Into Shelters

    Turning Vacant Lots Into Shelters

    1 month ago via @CityLab @kristoncapps @NLCHPhomeless
  • Atlanta’s ‘Cityhood’ Movement

    Atlanta’s ‘Cityhood’ Movement

    1 month ago via @TheAtlantic
  • Rethinking L.A.’s Concrete River

    Rethinking L.A.’s Concrete River

    1 month ago via @NRDC @JeffTurrentine
  • What the National Map Misses

    What the National Map Misses

    1 month ago via @LandArchMag
  • The Border Is All Around Us

    The Border Is All Around Us

    1 month ago via @NYTMag @LailaLalami
  • Homeless Camps Washed Out

    Homeless Camps Washed Out

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @adamnagourney
  • Reading Climate Change

    Reading Climate Change

    1 month ago via @Longreads @Emily_Perper @TheNation @JonGertner @ClimateSciWatch @bani_amor
  • New Book on Landscape and Conflict

    New Book on Landscape and Conflict

    1 month ago via @ArtBook @PomonaArtMuseum @IncendiaryTrcs
  • Africa’s Last Colony

    Africa’s Last Colony

    1 month ago via @NewRepublic @CarneRoss
  • North Carolina’s Contaminated Water

    North Carolina’s Contaminated Water

    1 month ago via @AlanaSemuels @TheAtlantic
  • Britain’s Day Without Coal

    Britain’s Day Without Coal

    1 month ago via @Guardian @NGControlRoom @Georgia_Bee
  • The New Urban Trust Economy

    The New Urban Trust Economy

    1 month ago via @CItyLab @FutureCitiesLab @matthewclaudel @SenseableCity
  • Berlin’s Iconic Television Tower

    Berlin’s Iconic Television Tower

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @laurenoyler
  • A Portrait of I. M. Pei

    A Portrait of I. M. Pei

    1 month ago via @NYMag @JDavidsonNYC
  • Land Theft on the Amazon Frontier

    Land Theft on the Amazon Frontier

    1 month ago via @PacificStand
  • Literature’s Arctic Obsession

    Literature’s Arctic Obsession

    1 month ago via @NewYorker @kathrynschulz
  • Cambodia’s Dirty Business

    Cambodia’s Dirty Business

    1 month ago via @HakaiMagazine @BlombergMD
  • Is There an American Architecture?

    Is There an American Architecture?

    1 month ago via @Archinect
  • Two Takes on Future Cities

    Two Takes on Future Cities

    1 month ago via @CityLab @Richard_Florida @UrbanLandInst
  • Rethinking the Corporate Campus

    Rethinking the Corporate Campus

    1 month ago via @SPUR_Urbanist
  • Homeless on the Strip

    Homeless on the Strip

    1 month ago via @Guardian @GuardianCities @danielgene
  • AIA Austin Honors for UTSOA Faculty

    AIA Austin Honors for UTSOA Faculty

    3 days ago via @UTSOA @AIAAustin
  • Preparing For The Infinite Suburb

    Preparing For The Infinite Suburb

    5 days ago via @MITsap @HyperloopOne
  • Where Are the Canadian Women Architects?

    Where Are the Canadian Women Architects?

    5 days ago via @UofTDaniels #DOT2017
  • The Evolution of Danish Architecture

    The Evolution of Danish Architecture

    5 days ago via @aarchdk
  • The Black Architectural Resistance

    The Black Architectural Resistance

    1 week ago via @CityLab @BrentinMock @UWBuiltEnv
  • Taubman College Names Next Dean

    Taubman College Names Next Dean

    1 week ago via @TaubmanCollege
  • Next Dean Named at Virginia Tech

    Next Dean Named at Virginia Tech

    1 week ago via @VTcaus
  • Unpacking the Archive

    Unpacking the Archive

    2 weeks ago via @ArchitecturalDigest @MuseumModernArt @WrightTaliesin @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Visit One Spadina

    Visit One Spadina

    2 weeks ago via @UofTDaniels @NADAAAinc @ERAArch
  • Tech’s Architectural Arms Race

    Tech’s Architectural Arms Race

    2 weeks ago via @1843Mag @CEDNews
  • Moving Architecture Away from Idealism

    Moving Architecture Away from Idealism

    2 weeks ago via @FayJonesSchool @Archinect
  • AIA New Orleans Honors at Tulane

    AIA New Orleans Honors at Tulane

    3 weeks ago via @AIANewOrleans @TulaneArch @smallcenter_TU
  • Experimental Design at RAD-UM

    Experimental Design at RAD-UM

    3 weeks ago via @UM_SoA @ArchPaper
  • AIA Showcase for Woodbury

    AIA Showcase for Woodbury

    3 weeks ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • Animals in Contemporary Design

    Animals in Contemporary Design

    3 weeks ago via @CEDNews
  • Milton Curry on the “Citizen Architect”

    Milton Curry on the “Citizen Architect”

    4 weeks ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT @USCArchitecture
  • Renovating the MLK Memorial Library

    Renovating the MLK Memorial Library

    4 weeks ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @ArchDaily @mecanoo_ @FrancineHouben @oteropailos
  • UO Named Sustainability Hub

    UO Named Sustainability Hub

    4 weeks ago via @UOAAA
  • Chemistry, Meet Economics

    Chemistry, Meet Economics

    1 month ago via @MITsap
  • Queer Urbanisms Symposium

    Queer Urbanisms Symposium

    1 month ago via @CEDNews @ArcusLGBT
  • Rome Prize Winners Announced

    Rome Prize Winners Announced

    1 month ago via @MITsap @USCArchitecture @AmAcademyRome
  • CUHK 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    CUHK 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    1 month ago via @LIVINGROOM_WTSQ @MSCUDxCUHK #CUHK
  • Remaking Civic Infrastructure

    Remaking Civic Infrastructure

    1 month ago via @PennDesign @PennPraxis @MauriceDCox @ryangravel
  • Malo Hutson Joins Columbia GSAPP

    Malo Hutson Joins Columbia GSAPP

    1 month ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Art and Architecture in Action

    Art and Architecture in Action

    1 month ago via @UofTDaniels
  • Placemaking Symposium at Pratt

    Placemaking Symposium at Pratt

    1 month ago via @ArchPaper @PrattInstitute @APANewYorkMetro [email protected]
  • The American Dream in Las Vegas

    The American Dream in Las Vegas

    1 month ago via @PennDesign @alstefan @MITPress
  • Atlas for the End of the World

    Atlas for the End of the World

    1 month ago via @PennDesign @EarthDayNetwork
  • Local Deans Talk L.A. Architecture

    Local Deans Talk L.A. Architecture

    1 month ago via @LATimes @USCArchitecture @HawthorneLAT
  • Urbanism After the American Dream

    Urbanism After the American Dream

    1 month ago via @ArchPaper @MITsap @KeithKrumwiede @Park_books
  • Confronting Diversity in Urban Design

    Confronting Diversity in Urban Design

    1 month ago via @NextCityOrg @UTSOA @FreeBlackTX @TaubmanCollege
  • Thom Mayne Named ‘Critic at Large’

    Thom Mayne Named ‘Critic at Large’

    2 months ago via @PrattInstitute @M0rphosis
  • Milton Curry Named Dean at USC

    Milton Curry Named Dean at USC

    2 months ago via @USCArchitecture
  • [RE]FORM: Women in Design

    [RE]FORM: Women in Design

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @UVaSARC
  • The Whiteness of U.S. Architecture

    The Whiteness of U.S. Architecture

    2 months ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT @UWBuiltEnv @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Manhattan’s Sustainable Micropolis?

    Manhattan’s Sustainable Micropolis?

    2 months ago via @AveryReview @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Revitalizing Central Brooklyn

    Revitalizing Central Brooklyn

    2 months ago via @MITsap
  • A Manifesto for the Boundary

    A Manifesto for the Boundary

    2 months ago via @LRB @CEDNews
  • Tackling Bias in Design

    Tackling Bias in Design

    2 months ago via @ProPublica @lenagroeger @ColumbiaGSAPP @Source @laurakurgan
  • NEH Grant for UTSOA

    NEH Grant for UTSOA

    2 months ago via @UTSOA @NEHgov
  • Earth Day 1970/2017 Forum

    Earth Day 1970/2017 Forum

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @EarthDayNetwork
  • Taubman Faculty Win at Ragdale Ring

    Taubman Faculty Win at Ragdale Ring

    2 months ago via @TaubmanCollege @Ragdale
  • Cities and Climate Action

    Cities and Climate Action

    2 months ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @Kimmelman @KateOrff @AdamMFreed @resilientNOLA @RRodrosa
  • Hyperloop One Global Challenge

    Hyperloop One Global Challenge

    2 months ago via @Woodbury_SoA #WUArch @HyperloopOne
  • The Unbuilt Legacy

    The Unbuilt Legacy

    2 months ago via @ArchitectMag @witoldr @PennDesign
  • Aga Khan Award for Architecture

    Aga Khan Award for Architecture

    2 months ago via @UM_SoA @UofTDaniels
  • Designing for Natural Disasters

    Designing for Natural Disasters

    2 months ago via @ConversationEDU @UTSdab
  • Winning Designs for Senior Living

    Winning Designs for Senior Living

    2 months ago via @VTcaus @Autodesk @SFCSArchitects
  • 100 Years of Architecture at USC

    100 Years of Architecture at USC

    2 months ago via @USCArchitecture @Archinect
  • Architecture Criticism Today

    Architecture Criticism Today

    2 months ago via @FacArchHKU @ColumbiaGSAPP @SamFoxSchool
  • Data Waltz Installation

    Data Waltz Installation

    2 months ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • ULI Hines Student Competition

    ULI Hines Student Competition

    2 months ago via @GT_Architecture @UrbanLandInst
  • Architecture’s Environmental Ethics

    Architecture’s Environmental Ethics

    2 months ago via @UOAAA
  • Decolonizing Design Education

    Decolonizing Design Education

    2 months ago via @UTSdab
  • The Architectural Imagination

    The Architectural Imagination

    2 months ago via @MOCAD @TaubmanCollege
  • Designing for the Community

    Designing for the Community

    2 months ago via @UM_SoA
  • Architecture By Algorithms

    Architecture By Algorithms

    2 months ago via @Archinect @PrattInstitute
  • The Future Safety of America’s Dams

    The Future Safety of America’s Dams

    2 months ago via @StanfordEng @HereandNow @WBUR
  • World Changing Ideas Winners

    World Changing Ideas Winners

    2 months ago via @FastCompany @USCArchitecture
  • Design-Build Structure on View

    Design-Build Structure on View

    2 months ago via @StanfordEng