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

  • Dystopia in Poland

    Dystopia in Poland

    2 hours ago via @BostonReview @figlerowicz
  • The Future of Coal Country

    The Future of Coal Country

    2 hours ago via @NewYorker @elizagriswold @vcoptis
  • School Secession Is Segregation

    School Secession Is Segregation

    2 hours ago via @CityLab @mslaurabliss
  • The Cost of Losing Lake Chad

    The Cost of Losing Lake Chad

    2 hours ago via @NewRepublic @Lisa_Palmer @chrisdebode
  • The Economics of the Grenfell Tragedy

    The Economics of the Grenfell Tragedy

    2 hours ago via @TheNation @meeshellchen
  • The Return of Street Vending in L.A.

    The Return of Street Vending in L.A.

    3 hours ago via @CityLab @Amlorberg
  • Is East Chicago the next Flint?

    Is East Chicago the next Flint?

    3 hours ago via @TheAtlantic
  • The Drug Epidemic In Context

    The Drug Epidemic In Context

    7 hours ago via @WashingtonPost
  • Britain’s Aging Prisoners

    Britain’s Aging Prisoners

    7 hours ago via @Guardian @byameliahill
  • Help for Denver’s Homeless

    Help for Denver’s Homeless

    13 hours ago via @LATimes
  • Unforgetting the Building

    Unforgetting the Building

    13 hours ago via @Archinect @LarsMullerBooks @DoraEJones
  • Designing in Nature

    Designing in Nature

    2 days ago via @Archinect @NicholasKorody
  • Singapore’s Preservation Debate

    Singapore’s Preservation Debate

    2 days ago via @CityLab @marionekirk
  • The Anti-Innovation Presidency

    The Anti-Innovation Presidency

    3 days ago via @Politico
  • Re-greening Manila’s Shorelines

    Re-greening Manila’s Shorelines

    3 days ago via @CItiscope @modeshift
  • Whitewashing Chicago’s Latino Murals

    Whitewashing Chicago’s Latino Murals

    3 days ago via @CityLab @drepenmanlomeli
  • Following John McPhee to Florida

    Following John McPhee to Florida

    4 days ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • The Race to Solar-Power Africa

    The Race to Solar-Power Africa

    4 days ago via @NewYorker @BillMcKibben
  • Trump’s Selective Housing Aid Cuts

    Trump’s Selective Housing Aid Cuts

    4 days ago via @WashingtonPost @ShawnBoburg
  • The Future of Extreme Heat

    The Future of Extreme Heat

    4 days ago via @NYTimes @bradplumer @PopovichN
  • Reporting on Gentrification in Boston

    Reporting on Gentrification in Boston

    6 days ago via @NiemanLab @ylichterman
  • Fighting for Little Pakistan

    Fighting for Little Pakistan

    6 days ago via @NewYorker @jengonnerman
  • Literary Architecture

    Literary Architecture

    6 days ago via @ParisReview @MatteoPericoli @LabLitArch
  • Fighting Condofication

    Fighting Condofication

    6 days ago via @NextCityOrg
  • Architecture and Climate Change

    Architecture and Climate Change

    6 days ago via @CurbedNY @Kimmelman
  • Rising Latino Homelessness in LA

    Rising Latino Homelessness in LA

    6 days ago via @LATimes @LATbermudez @LATvives
  • Death and Life in America’s Waters

    Death and Life in America’s Waters

    1 week ago via @BostonReview @megogieblyn @WWNorton @BridgeMichigan
  • Frederick Douglass’s Real Estate

    Frederick Douglass’s Real Estate

    1 week ago via @AAIHS @JoshClarkDavis
  • Vanishing New York

    Vanishing New York

    1 week ago via @NewYorker @MJSchulman @jeremoss
  • The Eames’ Films

    The Eames’ Films

    1 week ago via @ParisReview
  • A Lethal Failure of Oversight

    A Lethal Failure of Oversight

    1 week ago via @Dezeen @OwenHatherley
  • Keep America Wild

    Keep America Wild

    1 week ago via @NYTimes @NYTOpinion
  • Migrants Arrested in Medical Care

    Migrants Arrested in Medical Care

    1 week ago via @BuzzFeed @NoMoreDeaths
  • Peer-to-Peer Power

    Peer-to-Peer Power

    1 week ago via @Politico @LO3energy @brunodebbie
  • Kahn’s Mystic Monumentality

    Kahn’s Mystic Monumentality

    2 weeks ago via @NYBooks
  • New Ruralism

    New Ruralism

    2 weeks ago via @LandArchitects
  • The Cost of Brutalism’s Resurgence

    The Cost of Brutalism’s Resurgence

    2 weeks ago via @RoyalAcademy @Architecture_RA
  • Buildings Are Critical Instruments

    Buildings Are Critical Instruments

    2 weeks ago via @RoyalAcademy @Architecture_RA
  • Landscape Bisected

    Landscape Bisected

    2 weeks ago via @Terrainorg
  • Change Threatens Myanmar’s Lake

    Change Threatens Myanmar’s Lake

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @PulitzerCenter @DougBockClark
  • Asian American Suburbia

    Asian American Suburbia

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @Tanvim @drlungamam
  • Designing Identity

    Designing Identity

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @PalettaAnthony
  • Dutch Solutions to Rising Seas

    Dutch Solutions to Rising Seas

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @Kimmelman
  • Inside LaSalle Detention Center

    Inside LaSalle Detention Center

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @oliverlaughland
  • Trump’s Budget Threatens Culture

    Trump’s Budget Threatens Culture

    2 weeks ago via @TheNation @bcrossette
  • The Lost Genius of the Post Office

    The Lost Genius of the Post Office

    2 weeks ago via @Politico @kevinrkosar
  • Race and Politics in Memphis

    Race and Politics in Memphis

    2 weeks ago via @WBUR @hereandnow @jeremyhobson @OtisSanford
  • New Museum of Capitalism in Oakland

    New Museum of Capitalism in Oakland

    2 weeks ago via @OfCapitalism
  • The Human Costs of Deregulation

    The Human Costs of Deregulation

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @LaurenZanolli
  • Gentrifying Race

    Gentrifying Race

    2 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @DerekHyra
  • The Future of the BeltLine

    The Future of the BeltLine

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab
  • A Tale of Two Voter Revolts

    A Tale of Two Voter Revolts

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian
  • Times Square Reborn

    Times Square Reborn

    2 weeks ago via @NYBooks @Snohetta
  • Beyond Roads and Bridges

    Beyond Roads and Bridges

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @agb4equity @PolicyLink
  • Chicago’s Tax Divide

    Chicago’s Tax Divide

    2 weeks ago via @ChicagoTribune @JasonGrotto
  • Colorado River Headwater Dam

    Colorado River Headwater Dam

    2 weeks ago via @NewsDeeply @mcoc
  • A Non-Existent Infrastructure Plan

    A Non-Existent Infrastructure Plan

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @J_K_Galbraith
  • The Trouble With Glass Towers

    The Trouble With Glass Towers

    3 weeks ago via @JDavidsonNYC @TEDtalks
  • How China Embraced Climate Science

    How China Embraced Climate Science

    3 weeks ago via @ForeignPolicy @GeoffDembicki
  • Frank Lloyd Wright: Urban Visionary

    Frank Lloyd Wright: Urban Visionary

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @Oniropolis #FLW150
  • Remedying Urban Renewal Failure

    Remedying Urban Renewal Failure

    3 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @jaredbrey
  • Urban Dreams In India

    Urban Dreams In India

    3 weeks ago via @CalSunday @maxpinckers
  • Walking Houston

    Walking Houston

    3 weeks ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • Approval for WWI Memorial

    Approval for WWI Memorial

    3 weeks ago via @FayJonesSchool @TCLFdotORG
  • Coastal Retreat in America

    Coastal Retreat in America

    3 weeks ago via @qz @NehaNotes
  • The Decade of the City?

    The Decade of the City?

    3 weeks ago via @BrookingsInst
  • The World’s Most Toxic Town

    The World’s Most Toxic Town

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @PulitzerCenter @larrycprice
  • The Addicts Next Door

    The Addicts Next Door

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker
  • A New Wave of Urban Migration

    A New Wave of Urban Migration

    3 weeks ago via @ConversationUS @utsdab
  • Climate Change in the Classroom

    Climate Change in the Classroom

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @amy_harmon
  • Grand Canyon Under Threat

    Grand Canyon Under Threat

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian
  • A Revitalized Pittsburgh

    A Revitalized Pittsburgh

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @emilymbadger
  • The Story of Venezuela’s Helicoide

    The Story of Venezuela’s Helicoide

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @mi_mo_to @CenterForArch
  • Oroville Dam in Miniature

    Oroville Dam in Miniature

    4 weeks ago via @WaterDeeply @matt_weiser
  • Montréal’s Activist Developers

    Montréal’s Activist Developers

    4 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @CooperCeline
  • Hawaii’s Climate Change Future

    Hawaii’s Climate Change Future

    4 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @AdrienneLaF
  • L.A.’s Human Tragedy

    L.A.’s Human Tragedy

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @alistairgee
  • Baltimore’s Painful Progress

    Baltimore’s Painful Progress

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @SmithInAmerica
  • The Case For Brutalist Architecture

    The Case For Brutalist Architecture

    4 weeks ago via @WashingtonPost @amandakhurley
  • Des Moines’ Affordable Housing Crisis

    Des Moines’ Affordable Housing Crisis

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

    Rural America Is the New ‘Inner City’

    1 month ago via @WSJ @poverberg @janetadamy
  • Modernist Landscapes: Worth Saving?

    Modernist Landscapes: Worth Saving?

    1 month ago via @LandArchitects @LandArchMag @UVaSARC @bmeyer56
  • When Baltimore Fought the Feds

    When Baltimore Fought the Feds

    1 month ago via @CityLab @brentinmock
  • Africa’s Emerging Megacities

    Africa’s Emerging Megacities

    1 month ago via @CommEdgeCollab @Mathias_AgboJr
  • Welcoming Refugees in Georgia

    Welcoming Refugees in Georgia

    1 month ago via @Guardian @mobilitymuse
  • A Walking Tour of 1767 New York

    A Walking Tour of 1767 New York

    1 month ago via @CurbedNY @jamesnevius
  • A Jobless Utopia?

    A Jobless Utopia?

    1 month ago via @BostonReview
  • California Becomes a Global Force

    California Becomes a Global Force

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @adamnagourney @CoralMDavenport
  • The ‘Artwashing’ of America

    The ‘Artwashing’ of America

    1 month ago via @Newsweek @alexnazaryan
  • The Many States of Florida

    The Many States of Florida

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @imjasondiamond
  • The Tenants of ‘Kushnerville’

    The Tenants of ‘Kushnerville’

    1 month ago via @ProPublica @AlecMacGillis
  • Taking on Real Estate’s Loaded Terms

    Taking on Real Estate’s Loaded Terms

    1 month ago via @NextCityOrg @jkjenkinney
  • Saving Small-Town America

    Saving Small-Town America

    1 month ago via @OutsideMagazine @NickelHunt
  • The Wild West of Deep-Sea Mining

    The Wild West of Deep-Sea Mining

    1 month ago via @HakaiMagazine @HarrisonTasoff
  • The Secret Life of Urban Crows

    The Secret Life of Urban Crows

    1 month ago via @SeattleMet @jamesrgardner @corvidresearch
  • The Architecture of Living Spaces

    The Architecture of Living Spaces

    1 month ago via @Medium @CultureTrip @AmberCSnider
  • South Carolina’s Grand Strand

    South Carolina’s Grand Strand

    1 month ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • A Personal History of House Moving

    A Personal History of House Moving

    1 month ago via @BelieverMag
  • Interview with Vito Acconci

    Interview with Vito Acconci

    1 month ago via @ArchNewsNow
  • The Costs of American Optimism

    The Costs of American Optimism

    1 month ago via @NewYorker @joshuarothman
  • The Billboards of Beirut

    The Billboards of Beirut

    1 month ago via @Hyperallergic @booksnotboys
  • Chicago’s Vernacular Architecture

    Chicago’s Vernacular Architecture

    1 month ago via @CurbedChicago @blaservations
  • The Drowned Future of NYC

    The Drowned Future of NYC

    1 month ago via @CurbedNY @KensingerNathan
  • The Death of the Suburban Office Park

    The Death of the Suburban Office Park

    1 month ago via @PacificStand @RickPaulas
  • Miles of Sea Ice Are Collapsing

    Miles of Sea Ice Are Collapsing

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

    America’s Trees Are Moving West

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

    After Public Housing

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

    The Architecture of Democracy

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

    Barcelona’s Green Corridor Plan

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

    Between Boom and Bust

    1 month ago via @NextCityOrg @MarketStEl
  • Adam Yarinsky: Distinguished Alumni

    Adam Yarinsky: Distinguished Alumni

    7 hours ago via @UVaSARC
  • SAH 2017 Award Winners Announced

    SAH 2017 Award Winners Announced

    3 days ago via @SAH1365 @UTSOA
  • New Exhibition on Kaneji Domoto

    New Exhibition on Kaneji Domoto

    6 days ago via @CenterForArch @ColumbiaGSAPP @ArchUW
  • New Director at Sam Fox School

    New Director at Sam Fox School

    6 days ago via @SamFoxSchool
  • The State of U.S. Infrastructure

    The State of U.S. Infrastructure

    1 week ago via @StanfordEng
  • VT Student Named Olmsted Scholar

    VT Student Named Olmsted Scholar

    1 week ago via @VTCAUS @LAFoundation
  • Symposium: Education and Practice

    Symposium: Education and Practice

    1 week ago via @UofTDaniels @FacArchHKU @AIA_HK #CUHK
  • Women in Architecture at Tulane

    Women in Architecture at Tulane

    1 week ago via @TulaneArch
  • Thomas Schutte On Pratt

    Thomas Schutte On Pratt

    2 weeks ago via @PrattInstitute @CBSLocal
  • Tolerating Architectural Parallax

    Tolerating Architectural Parallax

    2 weeks ago via @SCIarc
  • The Changing Shape of Architecture

    The Changing Shape of Architecture

    2 weeks ago via @aarchdk
  • ASLA Announces 2017 Honors

    ASLA Announces 2017 Honors

    2 weeks ago via @LandArchitects @UVaSARC @TCLFdotORG @ReedHilderbrand
  • Apple’s Anachronistic New HQ

    Apple’s Anachronistic New HQ

    2 weeks ago via @Wired @jetjocko @CEDNews @aarieff @SPUR_Urbanist
  • Between the Market and the State

    Between the Market and the State

    2 weeks ago via @FacArchHKU
  • Still Spaces in the Workplace

    Still Spaces in the Workplace

    2 weeks ago via @GT_Architecture @WorkDesignMag
  • Portrait of an Urban Designer

    Portrait of an Urban Designer

    2 weeks ago via @ETH
  • Teaching Award for John Barton

    Teaching Award for John Barton

    2 weeks ago via @StanfordEng
  • New Appointments at ETH

    New Appointments at ETH

    2 weeks ago via @ETH
  • On Borders and Mobility

    On Borders and Mobility

    2 weeks ago via @SCIarc
  • Watch Sinclair Black Lecture

    Watch Sinclair Black Lecture

    3 weeks ago via @UTSOA
  • Engineering Natural Coastal Defenses

    Engineering Natural Coastal Defenses

    3 weeks ago via @UTSdab @ConversationUS
  • New Interdisciplinary Initiative

    New Interdisciplinary Initiative

    3 weeks ago via @FayJonesSchool
  • Vertical Urbanism in L.A.

    Vertical Urbanism in L.A.

    3 weeks ago via @USCArchitecture
  • The Museum in the City

    The Museum in the City

    3 weeks ago via @UTSOA @NYPL @arezoomoseni
  • Housing for Good

    Housing for Good

    3 weeks ago via @StanfordEng @paloaltoweekly
  • Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter Named Dean

    Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter Named Dean

    4 weeks ago via @Woodbury_SoA
  • The Future of European Transit

    The Future of European Transit

    4 weeks ago via @NYTimes @MITsap
  • Architecture Summer Studio

    Architecture Summer Studio

    4 weeks ago via @GT_Architecture
  • AIA Austin Honors for UTSOA Faculty

    AIA Austin Honors for UTSOA Faculty

    1 month ago via @UTSOA @AIAAustin
  • Preparing For The Infinite Suburb

    Preparing For The Infinite Suburb

    1 month ago via @MITsap @HyperloopOne
  • Where Are the Women Architects?

    Where Are the Women Architects?

    1 month ago via @UofTDaniels #DOT2017
  • The Evolution of Danish Architecture

    The Evolution of Danish Architecture

    1 month ago via @aarchdk
  • The Black Architectural Resistance

    The Black Architectural Resistance

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

    Taubman College Names Next Dean

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

    Next Dean Named at Virginia Tech

    1 month ago via @VTcaus
  • Watch: New Chinese Architecture

    Watch: New Chinese Architecture

    1 month ago via @MSCUDxCUHK #CUHK
  • Unpacking the Archive

    Unpacking the Archive

    1 month ago via @ArchitecturalDigest @MuseumModernArt @WrightTaliesin @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Visit One Spadina

    Visit One Spadina

    1 month ago via @UofTDaniels @NADAAAinc @ERAArch
  • Lecture: Postcolonial Architecture

    Lecture: Postcolonial Architecture

    2 months ago via @FacArchHKU
  • Tech’s Architectural Arms Race

    Tech’s Architectural Arms Race

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

    Moving Architecture Away from Idealism

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

    AIA New Orleans Honors at Tulane

    2 months ago via @AIANewOrleans @TulaneArch @smallcenter_TU
  • Experimental Design at RAD-UM

    Experimental Design at RAD-UM

    2 months ago via @UM_SoA @ArchPaper
  • AIA Showcase for Woodbury

    AIA Showcase for Woodbury

    2 months ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • Animals in Contemporary Design

    Animals in Contemporary Design

    2 months ago via @CEDNews
  • Milton Curry on the “Citizen Architect”

    Milton Curry on the “Citizen Architect”

    2 months ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT @USCArchitecture
  • Renovating the MLK Memorial Library

    Renovating the MLK Memorial Library

    2 months ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @ArchDaily @mecanoo_ @FrancineHouben @oteropailos
  • UO Named Sustainability Hub

    UO Named Sustainability Hub

    2 months ago via @UOAAA
  • Chemistry, Meet Economics

    Chemistry, Meet Economics

    2 months ago via @MITsap
  • Queer Urbanisms Symposium

    Queer Urbanisms Symposium

    2 months ago via @CEDNews @ArcusLGBT
  • Rome Prize Winners Announced

    Rome Prize Winners Announced

    2 months ago via @MITsap @USCArchitecture @AmAcademyRome
  • CUHK 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    CUHK 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    2 months ago via @LIVINGROOM_WTSQ @MSCUDxCUHK #CUHK
  • Remaking Civic Infrastructure

    Remaking Civic Infrastructure

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @PennPraxis @MauriceDCox @ryangravel
  • Malo Hutson Joins Columbia GSAPP

    Malo Hutson Joins Columbia GSAPP

    2 months ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Art and Architecture in Action

    Art and Architecture in Action

    2 months ago via @UofTDaniels
  • Placemaking Symposium at Pratt

    Placemaking Symposium at Pratt

    2 months ago via @ArchPaper @PrattInstitute @APANewYorkMetro ‏@CenterForArch
  • The American Dream in Las Vegas

    The American Dream in Las Vegas

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @alstefan @MITPress
  • Atlas for the End of the World

    Atlas for the End of the World

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @EarthDayNetwork
  • Local Deans Talk L.A. Architecture

    Local Deans Talk L.A. Architecture

    2 months ago via @LATimes @USCArchitecture @HawthorneLAT
  • Urbanism After the American Dream

    Urbanism After the American Dream

    2 months ago via @ArchPaper @MITsap @KeithKrumwiede @Park_books