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

  • America’s Retreating Forests

    America’s Retreating Forests

    3 mins ago via @WashingtonPost @bydarrylfears
  • Apartments for Overcrowded Cities

    Apartments for Overcrowded Cities

    19 mins ago via @1843mag @annabaddeley
  • Seeing the Other California

    Seeing the Other California

    41 mins ago via @BoomCalifornia @alex_esp
  • Sentinel Species

    Sentinel Species

    55 mins ago via @ParisReview @mayhewbergman
  • The Future of Travel Writing

    The Future of Travel Writing

    1 hour ago via @Granta @kmahaj
  • Sovereignty Under the Stars

    Sovereignty Under the Stars

    2 hours ago via @VQR
  • Borderwall as Architecture

    Borderwall as Architecture

    3 hours ago via @ArchitectmMag @CEDNews @DiCintio
  • How Cities Can Stand up to Climate Change

    How Cities Can Stand up to Climate Change

    3 hours ago via @Curbed @awalkerinLA @100ResCities
  • Imagining Driverless Cities

    Imagining Driverless Cities

    4 hours ago via @ChicagoTribune @BlairKamin @IITArchitecture
  • Architecture for the Wild

    Architecture for the Wild

    5 hours ago via @TNatureOfCities @nmlister
  • Tracing New York’s Desire Lines

    Tracing New York’s Desire Lines

    5 hours ago via @NewYorker @robmoorstuff @NaturalAreasNYC
  • The Opposite of Sanctuary

    The Opposite of Sanctuary

    6 hours ago via @MarshallProj @annaflagg
  • Re-Creating Wright’s Lost Projects

    Re-Creating Wright’s Lost Projects

    22 hours ago via @ArchitectMag
  • On a Design Mission in Mississippi

    On a Design Mission in Mississippi

    2 days ago via @NYTimes @Kimmelman @DuvallDecker
  • How Safe Are Sanctuary Cities?

    How Safe Are Sanctuary Cities?

    2 days ago via @Fi2W @CenterNYC @nishasagarwal @ILRC_SF
  • Writing on the Precipice

    Writing on the Precipice

    2 days ago via @SydReviewBooks @aslec_anz @SEI_Sydney @cityoftongues
  • Berlin’s Rubble Mountain

    Berlin’s Rubble Mountain

    2 days ago via @CityLab @FeargusOSull
  • Public Space in the Trump Era

    Public Space in the Trump Era

    2 days ago via @ArchitectMag @KarrieUrbanist
  • A High School for Design

    A High School for Design

    3 days ago via @ArchPaper @DallasSchools @Lorena_BWWA @HoeferWysocki
  • New York’s Vast Flop

    New York’s Vast Flop

    3 days ago via @NYBooks
  • Remembering Japanese Internment

    Remembering Japanese Internment

    4 days ago via @WashingtonPost
  • Another World on the Syrian Border

    Another World on the Syrian Border

    6 days ago via @GuernicaMag @CaitLChandler
  • Inventing Segregation in the South

    Inventing Segregation in the South

    6 days ago via @TheAtlantic @AlanaSemuels
  • Forest Cities

    Forest Cities

    6 days ago via @Guardian @tomphillipsin @StefanoBoeri
  • The Story of Squats

    The Story of Squats

    6 days ago via @UrbanOmnibus @SethTobocman
  • The Meaning of Blight

    The Meaning of Blight

    6 days ago via @CityLab @brentinmock @GrantBarrett
  • America’s Eroding Coastlines

    America’s Eroding Coastlines

    6 days ago via @Grist @emmafmerchant
  • Refugees and Crime

    Refugees and Crime

    6 days ago via @RenewOurEconomy @NewAmericanEcon
  • The Compost King of New York

    The Compost King of New York

    6 days ago via @NYTMag @ElizabethRoyte @USBioPower
  • The Problem of Public Sculpture

    The Problem of Public Sculpture

    1 week ago via @NYBooks @HMILeeds
  • The Mirage of the Architectural Sublime

    The Mirage of the Architectural Sublime

    1 week ago via @Dezeen @AaronBetsky @NJIT @HarvardGSD
  • Two Sides of Hillside Avenue

    Two Sides of Hillside Avenue

    1 week ago via @VillageVoice @sic_sonja
  • Homeless In America

    Homeless In America

    1 week ago via @Guardian @alastairgee @itslizbarney @julia_omalley @TheCoalitionSF
  • Housing Works History

    Housing Works History

    1 week ago via @HousingWorks @gavinbrowning
  • One Day In the Life of a Suffocating Planet

    One Day In the Life of a Suffocating Planet

    1 week ago via @Guardian
  • The Wastelands of Urban Renewal

    The Wastelands of Urban Renewal

    1 week ago via @CityLab @ASmall_Word @PennDesign
  • A Museum for the Neighborhood

    A Museum for the Neighborhood

    1 week ago via @NextCityOrg @Surdna_Fndn @kxraja
  • The Infrastructure Plan We Need

    The Infrastructure Plan We Need

    1 week ago via @CityLab @kristoncapps
  • Sanctuary in Public Space

    Sanctuary in Public Space

    1 week ago via @BostonReview @jasonintrator
  • The Ocean Archive

    The Ocean Archive

    2 weeks ago via @NewInquiry
  • Restoring a Modernist Icon In Columbus

    Restoring a Modernist Icon In Columbus

    2 weeks ago via @Curbed @freqresponse
  • Garden Cities Are Not the Answer

    Garden Cities Are Not the Answer

    2 weeks ago via @GuardianHousing
  • The Darkest Town In America

    The Darkest Town In America

    2 weeks ago via @FiveThirtyEight @ollie
  • Mapping Uncharted Territories

    Mapping Uncharted Territories

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @LoisParshley
  • Observations on Urban Form

    Observations on Urban Form

    2 weeks ago via @TerrainOrg @RISD
  • Visions of the City

    Visions of the City

    2 weeks ago via @CityObs
  • NYC’s Housing Crisis Is Not Inevitable

    NYC’s Housing Crisis Is Not Inevitable

    2 weeks ago via @JacobinMag @tomslater42
  • Mexico City’s Endless Commute

    Mexico City’s Endless Commute

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @Limitropias @gustavograf
  • The Beginning and the End of Europe

    The Beginning and the End of Europe

    2 weeks ago via @RoadsKingdoms @Slate @joshuakucera @pulitzercenter
  • At Face Value

    At Face Value

    2 weeks ago via @UrbanOmnibus
  • Water In the Desert

    Water In the Desert

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @CarrotQuinn
  • The Brutal Brilliance of Paulo Mendes da Rocha

    The Brutal Brilliance of Paulo Mendes da Rocha

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @ollywainwright
  • Trump’s Pipeline and America’s Shame

    Trump’s Pipeline and America’s Shame

    2 weeks ago via @NewYorker @BillMicKibben
  • The Plan to Redevelop Subterranean Paris

    The Plan to Redevelop Subterranean Paris

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @justinient
  • A Refuge for Humanity

    A Refuge for Humanity

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @kujawinski
  • Exploring Cardiff’s Docklands

    Exploring Cardiff’s Docklands

    2 weeks ago via @TweetByTheRiver @HeliaPhoenix
  • Solidarity for the Rust Belt

    Solidarity for the Rust Belt

    2 weeks ago via @Belt_Magazine @elizabethcatte
  • The Geology of a Border Wall

    The Geology of a Border Wall

    2 weeks ago via @SmithsonianMag @WeiPoints
  • The Disappearing Vertical City

    The Disappearing Vertical City

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @karlwhitney @VersoBooks
  • Facing North

    Facing North

    2 weeks ago via @VQR
  • Urban Crime and the White House

    Urban Crime and the White House

    2 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @cmoraff
  • Red State, Blue City

    Red State, Blue City

    2 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @GrahamDavidA
  • The Architecture of Globalization

    The Architecture of Globalization

    2 weeks ago via @HawthorneLAT @LATimes
  • America’s Working Poor

    America’s Working Poor

    3 weeks ago via @SmithsonianMag @EconHardship @MattBlack_Matt @DaleMaharidge
  • The Youth Group That Launched a Movement at Standing Rock

    The Youth Group That Launched a Movement at Standing Rock

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @saul_elbein @ReZpectOurWater
  • Making Cities Wild

    Making Cities Wild

    3 weeks ago via @NatGeo @DanRavenEllison
  • The Refugees Left Behind

    The Refugees Left Behind

    3 weeks ago via @MotherJones @msjpauly
  • How Harlem Unemployment Pays for Hudson Yards

    How Harlem Unemployment Pays for Hudson Yards

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @kristoncapps
  • What Are Neighborhoods in a Digitized World?

    What Are Neighborhoods in a Digitized World?

    3 weeks ago via @HeleoWorld @prabhjotsinghNY @JonathanFPRose
  • The Dynamics of the City

    The Dynamics of the City

    3 weeks ago via @ParisReview @HGreenbergGllry
  • Strangers in the Land of the Free

    Strangers in the Land of the Free

    3 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @RabbiWolpe
  • Fair Housing Policy Needs Data

    Fair Housing Policy Needs Data

    3 weeks ago via @PhillyInquirer @PublicsHealth
  • Spatial Activism

    Spatial Activism

    3 weeks ago via @Archinect @ChristineBjerke @leseppieedu
  • The Nation’s First Transgender District

    The Nation’s First Transgender District

    3 weeks ago via @SFWeekly @JaneKim @tgijp
  • The Infrastructure of Assent

    The Infrastructure of Assent

    3 weeks ago via @AveryReview @ananyaUCLA
  • Following Europe’s Migrant Trail

    Following Europe’s Migrant Trail

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker @PulitzerCenter @TomasVH
  • Designated For Disposal

    Designated For Disposal

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @catyenders
  • Continental Rift

    Continental Rift

    3 weeks ago via @Slate @RoadsKingdoms @joshuakucera @pulitzercenter
  • The Meaning of Winter

    The Meaning of Winter

    3 weeks ago via @AeonMag @BrunnerBernd
  • Reading Refugees

    Reading Refugees

    3 weeks ago via @LitHub @knownemily
  • Permafrost Urbanists

    Permafrost Urbanists

    3 weeks ago via @LandArchMag @UVaSARC @jessicabridger
  • Designing for Rising Waters

    Designing for Rising Waters

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @DavidWDunlap
  • Living Privately in Public

    Living Privately in Public

    3 weeks ago via @MetropolisMag @3LVVIA
  • Two Generations of Syrian Resistance

    Two Generations of Syrian Resistance

    3 weeks ago via @LitHub @emilybethrobbin
  • America’s Great Divergence

    America’s Great Divergence

    3 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @AlanaSemuels
  • The Americans We Need

    The Americans We Need

    3 weeks ago via @NYBooks @BillMcKibben
  • Resistance to the Wall in Texas

    Resistance to the Wall in Texas

    4 weeks ago via @Vox @mattyglesias
  • Digital Tools for Inclusive Urban Planning

    Digital Tools for Inclusive Urban Planning

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @ollywainwright
  • Urban Geometry Creates Neighborhood Identity

    Urban Geometry Creates Neighborhood Identity

    4 weeks ago via @CityObs @DanielKayHertz
  • The Twilight of the Liberal World Order

    The Twilight of the Liberal World Order

    4 weeks ago via @BrookingsInst
  • Public Transportation Is a Civil Rights Issue

    Public Transportation Is a Civil Rights Issue

    4 weeks ago via @PacificStand
  • Aging and Urbanism

    Aging and Urbanism

    4 weeks ago via @BrookingsInst @McKinsey_MGI
  • Women in the Street

    Women in the Street

    4 weeks ago via @_Parlour
  • More Wind Power for the U.S.

    More Wind Power for the U.S.

    4 weeks ago via @NYTimes @dianeNYT
  • The Outlook for Keystone XL

    The Outlook for Keystone XL

    4 weeks ago via @NYTimes @ckrausss
  • Rethinking the Refugee Camp

    Rethinking the Refugee Camp

    4 weeks ago via @ArchitectMag @KarrieUrbanist
  • The President’s House Is Empty

    The President’s House Is Empty

    1 month ago via @BostonReview
  • Pittsburgh’s Urban Greenways

    Pittsburgh’s Urban Greenways

    1 month ago via @Belt_Magazine
  • DOT Review for Baltimore’s Red Line

    DOT Review for Baltimore’s Red Line

    1 month ago via @AlecMacGillis @Sifill_LDF @NAACP_LDF @USDOT
  • Talking Smart Cities

    Talking Smart Cities

    1 month ago via @LibBytegeist @shannonmattern
  • Radical Possibilities

    Radical Possibilities

    1 month ago via @NewYorker @jiatolentino @WomensMarch
  • Books for the Next Four Years

    Books for the Next Four Years

    1 month ago via @LitHub
  • The Problem With Trump’s Infrastructure Picks

    The Problem With Trump’s Infrastructure Picks

    1 month ago via @Curbed @awalkerinLA
  • Fighting Britain’s Housing Crisis

    Fighting Britain’s Housing Crisis

    1 month ago via @Guardian @ollywainwright
  • Home Is a Car in Santa Barbara

    Home Is a Car in Santa Barbara

    1 month ago via @TheNation @EconHardship @CapitalAndMain
  • A New Weekly Architecture Column

    A New Weekly Architecture Column

    1 month ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT
  • What To Do With Ocean Plastic

    What To Do With Ocean Plastic

    1 month ago via @HakaiMagazine @ltrethew
  • The Forbidden City of Wünsdorf

    The Forbidden City of Wünsdorf

    1 month ago via @GuardianCities @IrishBerliner
  • The Endlessly Repeated Retail Landscape

    The Endlessly Repeated Retail Landscape

    1 month ago via @TerrainOrg @drew_harty
  • Displaced By Rising Seas in Panama

    Displaced By Rising Seas in Panama

    1 month ago via @Orion_Magazine @slobig @PulitzerCenter
  • An Architectural Fiction

    An Architectural Fiction

    3 hours ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT @MITsap @NJIT_CoAD
  • How Can Architecture Schools Increase Diversity?

    How Can Architecture Schools Increase Diversity?

    5 hours ago via @Curbed @mdawriter @UTSOA
  • The Architecture of Exile

    The Architecture of Exile

    2 days ago via @E_Flux @ColumbiaGSAPP @oteropailos @USA_HumanRights @RiwaqPalestine
  • How to Reimagine Everyday Environments

    How to Reimagine Everyday Environments

    3 days ago via @SamFoxSchool @LAUrbanRangers
  • Preservation and the Public Good

    Preservation and the Public Good

    6 days ago via @PennDesign @PlanPhilly @PennPraxis @RFMPennDesign
  • Pedagogy in an Age of Disruption

    Pedagogy in an Age of Disruption

    6 days ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @KIERANTMBERLK @GT_Architecture @MITsap
  • David Adjaye Lecture at CUHK

    David Adjaye Lecture at CUHK

    7 days ago via @MSCUDxCUHK @AdjayeAssoc @dadjaye #CUHK
  • Architecture in the Trump Era

    Architecture in the Trump Era

    1 week ago via @Archinect @ColumbiaGSAPP @a_l_hu
  • Gallery Talk: 17 Volcanoes

    Gallery Talk: 17 Volcanoes

    1 week ago via @ETH @_FCL @PrincetonSoA
  • Designing a Better Future for the Southern Border

    Designing a Better Future for the Southern Border

    2 weeks ago via @UTSOA @DallasNews
  • A New Design for Structural Vibration

    A New Design for Structural Vibration

    2 weeks ago via @VTCAUS
  • Disappearing Colonial Hong Kong

    Disappearing Colonial Hong Kong

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @FacArchHKU @mikeives @LamYikFei
  • Conference: Planning and Urbanization

    Conference: Planning and Urbanization

    2 weeks ago via @FacArchHKU
  • Lectures: James Carpenter and Thom Mayne

    Lectures: James Carpenter and Thom Mayne

    2 weeks ago via @GT_Architecture @M0rphosis
  • SCI-Arc Faculty Win Miller Prize

    SCI-Arc Faculty Win Miller Prize

    2 weeks ago via @SCIarc @LACE_JennyWu
  • LA+ Imagination: Call for Entries

    LA+ Imagination: Call for Entries

    2 weeks ago via @PennDesign @LAPlusJournal @FieldOperations
  • Stagecraft: Models and Photography

    Stagecraft: Models and Photography

    2 weeks ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Architecture Moves Project

    Architecture Moves Project

    2 weeks ago via @aarchdk @Aarhus2017
  • Symposium: Design + Heritage

    Symposium: Design + Heritage

    3 weeks ago via @PennDesign @msrltd
  • The Big Payback In Detroit

    The Big Payback In Detroit

    4 weeks ago via @FayJonesSchool @MauriceDCox
  • Design as Protest In the Trump Era

    Design as Protest In the Trump Era

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @UWBuiltEnv @ArchUW @brentinmock
  • ACSA Education Award Winners

    ACSA Education Award Winners

    1 month ago via @UTSOA @MITsap @ArchUW @Taubmancollege @fayjonesschool @uscarchitecture
  • The Green Legacy of London’s Houses of Parliament

    The Green Legacy of London’s Houses of Parliament

    1 month ago via @MITsap @hyde_timothy
  • The First 100 Days: Day 1

    The First 100 Days: Day 1

    1 month ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Race and Public Space

    Race and Public Space

    1 month ago via @UVaSARC
  • Northern Neglect

    Northern Neglect

    1 month ago via @MetropolisMag @LateralOffice @UofTDaniels @Actar_Publisher
  • AIA Awards for Woodbury Faculty

    AIA Awards for Woodbury Faculty

    1 month ago via @Woodbury_SoA @AIACC @AIASanDiego
  • Design Students Tackle L.A.’s Food Deserts

    Design Students Tackle L.A.’s Food Deserts

    1 month ago via @SamFoxSchool @AECOMUrbanSOS @van_alen @100ResCities
  • In Miami, Even Architecture Is All About the Car

    In Miami, Even Architecture Is All About the Car

    1 month ago via @MiamiHerald @UM_SOA @lapmonkey
  • Urbanization Is Influencing Evolution

    Urbanization Is Influencing Evolution

    2 months ago via @UWBuiltEnv @MacFound
  • Which Cities Have the Greenest Streets?

    Which Cities Have the Greenest Streets?

    2 months ago via @CityLab @MITsap @SenseableCity
  • A Field Guide to Fences

    A Field Guide to Fences

    2 months ago via @NextCityOrg @PrattInstitute @thread_design @TurnstoneTweets
  • CUHK School of Architecture 25th Anniversary

    CUHK School of Architecture 25th Anniversary

    2 months ago via @MSCUDxCUHK #CUHK
  • AIA|SFV Funds Scholarships at Woodbury

    AIA|SFV Funds Scholarships at Woodbury

    2 months ago via @Woodbury_SoA @AIANational
  • Mike Davis on Urban California

    Mike Davis on Urban California

    2 months ago via @BoomCalifornia @CEDNews @danacuff
  • Expanded Field

    Expanded Field

    2 months ago via @AzureMagazine @UVaSARC @EnvelopeAD
  • Geodesign: changing the world and changing design

    Geodesign: changing the world and changing design

    2 months ago via @UTSOA @PennDesign @ElsGeogPlan
  • Uncovering the architecture of incarceration

    Uncovering the architecture of incarceration

    2 months ago via @TexasObserver @UTSOA @magresta
  • New book on Columbia University’s Manhattanville expansion

    New book on Columbia University’s Manhattanville expansion

    2 months ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @ColumbiaUP
  • UVA Launches New Prize For Architectural History

    UVA Launches New Prize For Architectural History

    2 months ago via @UVaSARC
  • ‘The Arab City’ Discussion Event in Chicago

    ‘The Arab City’ Discussion Event in Chicago

    2 months ago via @GrahamFound @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • The First Teams Join MIT’s DesignX Entrepreneurship Accelerator

    The First Teams Join MIT’s DesignX Entrepreneurship Accelerator

    2 months ago via @MITsap
  • New Book on Philadelphia Electric’s Central Stations

    New Book on Philadelphia Electric’s Central Stations

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @PAPress
  • Daniels Faculty Final Reviews Open

    Daniels Faculty Final Reviews Open

    3 months ago via @UofTDaniels
  • The Winners of Aarhus’s Drawing of the Year 2016

    The Winners of Aarhus’s Drawing of the Year 2016

    3 months ago via @aarchdk
  • Why Trump’s Use of the Words ‘Urban Renewal’ Is Scary for Cities

    Why Trump’s Use of the Words ‘Urban Renewal’ Is Scary for Cities

    3 months ago via @NYTimes @emilymbadger @MITsap
  • How Architecture School Leaders are Responding to Trump

    How Architecture School Leaders are Responding to Trump

    3 months ago via @Archinect @ColumbiaGSAPP @SCIarc
  • The Editors of LA+ Talk About PennDesign’s Newest Journal

    The Editors of LA+ Talk About PennDesign’s Newest Journal

    3 months ago via @PennDesign
  • Carmon Colangelo Named First Ralph J. Nagel Dean of the Sam Fox School

    Carmon Colangelo Named First Ralph J. Nagel Dean of the Sam Fox School

    3 months ago via @SamFoxSchool
  • Mellon Foundation Grant for MIT School of Architecture and Planning

    Mellon Foundation Grant for MIT School of Architecture and Planning

    3 months ago via @MITsap @MellonFdn
  • LA+ Simulations Is Out Now

    LA+ Simulations Is Out Now

    3 months ago via @PennDesign
  • Applications Are Open for Taubman College Fellowships in Architecture

    Applications Are Open for Taubman College Fellowships in Architecture

    3 months ago via @TaubmanCollege
  • The Human Beast: Art of Maxine Kim Stussy & Jan Stussy at WUHO Gallery

    The Human Beast: Art of Maxine Kim Stussy & Jan Stussy at WUHO Gallery

    3 months ago via @Woodbury_SoA
  • How “productive neighborhoods” can remake cities

    How “productive neighborhoods” can remake cities

    3 months ago via @MITsap
  • Torben Nielsen Named Rector at Aarhus School of Architecture

    Torben Nielsen Named Rector at Aarhus School of Architecture

    3 months ago via @aarchdk
  • Architecture Students Propose New Solutions for U.S./Mexico Border

    Architecture Students Propose New Solutions for U.S./Mexico Border

    3 months ago via @UTSOA
  • Lecture: Design for a Vulnerable Planet

    Lecture: Design for a Vulnerable Planet

    3 months ago via @PennDesign
  • Call for Abstracts for 2017 Unmentionables Symposium

    Call for Abstracts for 2017 Unmentionables Symposium

    3 months ago via @Woodbury_SoA
  • Jahn’s Thompson Center and the Aesthetics of Postmodern Citizenship

    Jahn’s Thompson Center and the Aesthetics of Postmodern Citizenship

    4 months ago via @AveryReview @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Exhibition Models: Curating Architecture Conference at Columbia GSAPP

    Exhibition Models: Curating Architecture Conference at Columbia GSAPP

    4 months ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP