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  • California’s Water Troubles Aren’t Over

    California’s Water Troubles Aren’t Over

    2 days ago via @NewYorker @JeremyJMiller
  • The Good Architect: Shigeru Ban

    The Good Architect: Shigeru Ban

    2 days ago via @ArchitectureAU @julianworrall @ShermanSCAF
  • Fighting Rising Waters

    Fighting Rising Waters

    3 days ago via @Guardian @olliemilman
  • When Cities Went Electric

    When Cities Went Electric

    3 days ago via @CityLab @ASmall_Word
  • Future Urban Megatrends

    Future Urban Megatrends

    3 days ago via @EcoBusinessCom @GreenCitiesConf
  • Rebranding West Baltimore

    Rebranding West Baltimore

    3 days ago via @NextCityOrg @ajzaleski
  • Why is U.S. Transit Ridership Falling?

    Why is U.S. Transit Ridership Falling?

    3 days ago via @HumanTransit @mslaurabliss
  • Kicked Out in America

    Kicked Out in America

    3 days ago via @NYBooks
  • Why Does Trump Demonize Cities?

    Why Does Trump Demonize Cities?

    3 days ago via @WashingtonPost @willwilkinson
  • Without Undocumented Immigrants

    Without Undocumented Immigrants

    3 days ago via @Guardian @holpuch
  • Forgotten Pennsylvania

    Forgotten Pennsylvania

    4 days ago via @NewsHour @LizFlock
  • The Real Cost of Losing the NEA

    The Real Cost of Losing the NEA

    4 days ago via @TheAtlantic @SophieGG
  • America’s West From the Air

    America’s West From the Air

    4 days ago via @PublicBooks @Authorlaura @EllisAveryNYC
  • Night-Time in America’s Small Towns

    Night-Time in America’s Small Towns

    5 days ago via @BBCNews
  • A Hostile Transit Budget

    A Hostile Transit Budget

    5 days ago via @CityLab @mslaurabliss
  • Energy Industry Focuses on Climate

    Energy Industry Focuses on Climate

    5 days ago via @BrookingsInst
  • In Praise of Squatting

    In Praise of Squatting

    6 days ago via @Guardian @PD_Smith @Potentia_Space
  • Denver’s Architectural Backlash

    Denver’s Architectural Backlash

    6 days ago via @CityLab @bright_lamp
  • Who Builds Your Architecture?

    Who Builds Your Architecture?

    6 days ago via @Archinect @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Brooklyn’s Local Energy Market

    Brooklyn’s Local Energy Market

    6 days ago via @NYTimes @dianeNYT
  • Lost in Public Lands

    Lost in Public Lands

    6 days ago via @jonbillman @OutsideMagazine
  • The Gentrification of Standing Rock

    The Gentrification of Standing Rock

    7 days ago via @NPlusOneMag
  • Into the Woods

    Into the Woods

    7 days ago via @Guardian @MikeFinkel
  • Closing Prisons in a Trump Era

    Closing Prisons in a Trump Era

    7 days ago via @CityLab @BrentinMock
  • A Playbook for Urban Data

    A Playbook for Urban Data

    1 week ago via @CityLab @linpoonsays @BKCHarvard
  • A City To Grow Into

    A City To Grow Into

    1 week ago via @1843Mag
  • Why Intentional Communities Fail

    Why Intentional Communities Fail

    1 week ago via @AeonMag @alexaclay
  • The Architects Behind Detroit’s Next Act

    The Architects Behind Detroit’s Next Act

    1 week ago via @NextCityOrg @aaronkfoley @MauriceDCox
  • The Things Migrants Carried

    The Things Migrants Carried

    1 week ago via @NewYorker
  • The Difference a Park Makes

    The Difference a Park Makes

    1 week ago via @NYTimes @Kimmelman
  • What Red State/Blue City Misses

    What Red State/Blue City Misses

    1 week ago via @CityLab @bruce_katz
  • Making Baltimore a More Just City

    Making Baltimore a More Just City

    2 weeks ago via @CItiscope
  • Deconstructing America’s Cities

    Deconstructing America’s Cities

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @gillianbwhite
  • The Seductions of De-Extinction

    The Seductions of De-Extinction

    2 weeks ago via @TheLWON @nijhuism
  • Design Competition or Ideological Crisis?

    Design Competition or Ideological Crisis?

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @aarieff @Arch_Lobby
  • Dubai’s Disputed New Frame

    Dubai’s Disputed New Frame

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @petersgoodman
  • The Future of the Great Lakes

    The Future of the Great Lakes

    2 weeks ago via @Belt_Magazine @danpatrickegan @LakeErieFlyFish
  • Rubber and Heroin in a Dying City

    Rubber and Heroin in a Dying City

    2 weeks ago via @TheBafflerMag @NifMuhammad
  • A Village Amid Skyscrapers

    A Village Amid Skyscrapers

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @kate_mayberry
  • A Call for Collective Action

    A Call for Collective Action

    2 weeks ago via @ArchRecord @Arch_Lobby
  • Underground Business Parks

    Underground Business Parks

    2 weeks ago via #CLUI
  • The Price of Sanctuary

    The Price of Sanctuary

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @ndelgadillo07
  • Profiting from Illegal Immigration

    Profiting from Illegal Immigration

    2 weeks ago via @WashingtonPost @MikeMillerDC
  • The Underground Railroad for Refugees

    The Underground Railroad for Refugees

    2 weeks ago via @NewYorker @JakeHalpern
  • Making a Mexican-American Dream

    Making a Mexican-American Dream

    2 weeks ago via @PacificStand @SarahMenkedick
  • Return to Gravel Roads in Omaha

    Return to Gravel Roads in Omaha

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @MitchKSmith
  • Latest Women in Architecture Survey

    Latest Women in Architecture Survey

    2 weeks ago via @ArchReview
  • Urban Memory Infrastructure

    Urban Memory Infrastructure

    2 weeks ago via @UrbanOmnibus @shannonmattern @subsublibrary @nypl_labs
  • Demolition As Urban Policy

    Demolition As Urban Policy

    2 weeks ago via @CItyLab @richeypipes
  • The Art of Public Transportation

    The Art of Public Transportation

    2 weeks ago via @CurbedNY @LangeAlexandra
  • America’s Water Affordability Crisis

    America’s Water Affordability Crisis

    2 weeks ago via @Grist @ciaraorourke @Fusion @ClimateDesk
  • HUD’s Blight-Fighting Power

    HUD’s Blight-Fighting Power

    2 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @oscarthinks @HUDgov
  • Trump’s Worst Deal

    Trump’s Worst Deal

    2 weeks ago via @NewYorker @adamdavidson
  • The Case for the Women’s Strike

    The Case for the Women’s Strike

    2 weeks ago via @NPlusOneMag @dtortorici
  • Toronto’s Buried History

    Toronto’s Buried History

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @nikoblock
  • Off-Post In Kentucky

    Off-Post In Kentucky

    3 weeks ago via @OxfordAmerican @EconHardship
  • Philadelphia’s Cathedrals of Power

    Philadelphia’s Cathedrals of Power

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @PAPress
  • Women Walk the City

    Women Walk the City

    3 weeks ago via @Longreads @LaurenElkin
  • Journeys of Joan Didion

    Journeys of Joan Didion

    3 weeks ago via @TheTLS @NathanielRich
  • Infrastructure for the Climate

    Infrastructure for the Climate

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @HenryFountain
  • Living by L.A.’s Polluting Freeways

    Living by L.A.’s Polluting Freeways

    3 weeks ago via @LATimes @tonybarboza @gaufre
  • Saša Machtig’s Modular Creations

    Saša Machtig’s Modular Creations

    3 weeks ago via @MetropolisMag @davidhuber_
  • America’s Cities Before the EPA

    America’s Cities Before the EPA

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @ASmall_Word
  • Life and Death on the Mexican Border

    Life and Death on the Mexican Border

    3 weeks ago via @Granta @WillAtkins01
  • The Architecture of Fear in Caracas

    The Architecture of Fear in Caracas

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian
  • Three Architects Share 2017 Pritzker Prize

    Three Architects Share 2017 Pritzker Prize

    3 weeks ago via @ArtForum @PritzkerPrize
  • Not Our Wall: Day of Action

    Not Our Wall: Day of Action

    3 weeks ago via @Arch_Lobby
  • Urban Farming in São Paulo

    Urban Farming in São Paulo

    3 weeks ago via @Citiscope @Sr_Tresillo
  • Architecture’s Stubborn Diversity Problem

    Architecture’s Stubborn Diversity Problem

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @felemaye @NOMArchitects @AIANational
  • A Bridge Over the Wall

    A Bridge Over the Wall

    3 weeks ago via @Politico @ethanepstiiiine
  • The Southeast Has an Energy Problem

    The Southeast Has an Energy Problem

    3 weeks ago via @PacificStand @ACEEEdc @CleanEnergyOrg
  • Turnaround in Detroit

    Turnaround in Detroit

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @CityObs @Joe_Cortright
  • Amazon Deforestation Returns

    Amazon Deforestation Returns

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @HirokoTabuchi @claire_rigby @UCSUSA
  • The Future of Not Working

    The Future of Not Working

    4 weeks ago via @NYMag @AnnieLowrey
  • Rising Walls, Falling Bridges

    Rising Walls, Falling Bridges

    4 weeks ago via @NYTimes @nytegan
  • 10 Days Along the Border

    10 Days Along the Border

    4 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @JimWatson_AFP @GmoAriasC @kokogiak
  • America’s Retreating Forests

    America’s Retreating Forests

    4 weeks ago via @WashingtonPost @bydarrylfears
  • Apartments for Overcrowded Cities

    Apartments for Overcrowded Cities

    4 weeks ago via @1843mag @annabaddeley
  • Seeing the Other California

    Seeing the Other California

    4 weeks ago via @BoomCalifornia @alex_esp
  • Sentinel Species

    Sentinel Species

    4 weeks ago via @ParisReview @mayhewbergman
  • The Future of Travel Writing

    The Future of Travel Writing

    4 weeks ago via @Granta @kmahaj
  • Sovereignty Under the Stars

    Sovereignty Under the Stars

    4 weeks ago via @VQR
  • Borderwall as Architecture

    Borderwall as Architecture

    4 weeks ago via @ArchitectmMag @CEDNews @DiCintio
  • How Cities Can Stand up to Climate Change

    How Cities Can Stand up to Climate Change

    4 weeks ago via @Curbed @awalkerinLA @100ResCities
  • Imagining Driverless Cities

    Imagining Driverless Cities

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

    Architecture for the Wild

    4 weeks ago via @TNatureOfCities @nmlister
  • Tracing New York’s Desire Lines

    Tracing New York’s Desire Lines

    4 weeks ago via @NewYorker @robmoorstuff @NaturalAreasNYC
  • The Opposite of Sanctuary

    The Opposite of Sanctuary

    4 weeks ago via @MarshallProj @annaflagg
  • Re-Creating Wright’s Lost Projects

    Re-Creating Wright’s Lost Projects

    4 weeks ago via @ArchitectMag
  • On a Design Mission in Mississippi

    On a Design Mission in Mississippi

    4 weeks ago via @NYTimes @Kimmelman @DuvallDecker
  • How Safe Are Sanctuary Cities?

    How Safe Are Sanctuary Cities?

    4 weeks ago via @Fi2W @CenterNYC @nishasagarwal @ILRC_SF
  • Writing on the Precipice

    Writing on the Precipice

    4 weeks ago via @SydReviewBooks @aslec_anz @SEI_Sydney @cityoftongues
  • Berlin’s Rubble Mountain

    Berlin’s Rubble Mountain

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @FeargusOSull
  • Public Space in the Trump Era

    Public Space in the Trump Era

    4 weeks ago via @ArchitectMag @KarrieUrbanist
  • A High School for Design

    A High School for Design

    1 month ago via @ArchPaper @DallasSchools @Lorena_BWWA @HoeferWysocki
  • New York’s Vast Flop

    New York’s Vast Flop

    1 month ago via @NYBooks
  • Remembering Japanese Internment

    Remembering Japanese Internment

    1 month ago via @WashingtonPost
  • Another World on the Syrian Border

    Another World on the Syrian Border

    1 month ago via @GuernicaMag @CaitLChandler
  • Inventing Segregation in the South

    Inventing Segregation in the South

    1 month ago via @TheAtlantic @AlanaSemuels
  • Forest Cities

    Forest Cities

    1 month ago via @Guardian @tomphillipsin @StefanoBoeri
  • The Story of Squats

    The Story of Squats

    1 month ago via @UrbanOmnibus @SethTobocman
  • The Meaning of Blight

    The Meaning of Blight

    1 month ago via @CityLab @brentinmock @GrantBarrett
  • America’s Eroding Coastlines

    America’s Eroding Coastlines

    1 month ago via @Grist @emmafmerchant
  • Refugees and Crime

    Refugees and Crime

    1 month ago via @RenewOurEconomy @NewAmericanEcon
  • The Compost King of New York

    The Compost King of New York

    1 month ago via @NYTMag @ElizabethRoyte @USBioPower
  • The Problem of Public Sculpture

    The Problem of Public Sculpture

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

    The Mirage of the Architectural Sublime

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

    Two Sides of Hillside Avenue

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

    Homeless In America

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

    Housing Works History

    1 month ago via @HousingWorks @gavinbrowning
  • Summer Institute in Environmental Design

    Summer Institute in Environmental Design

    2 days ago via @CEDNews @CEDSummerInst
  • A Winning Design For Aarhus

    A Winning Design For Aarhus

    3 days ago via @aarchdk
  • Registration Open For Unmentionables

    Registration Open For Unmentionables

    3 days ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • San Francisco’s Changing Urban Landscape

    San Francisco’s Changing Urban Landscape

    5 days ago via @KALW @CED_News @JohnKingSFChron
  • 2017 Urban Design Book Award Winner

    2017 Urban Design Book Award Winner

    6 days ago via @ETH @RubyPress @UDG_UK
  • Designing for Urban Noise

    Designing for Urban Noise

    6 days ago via @GlobeandMail @UofTDaniels
  • Kristine Leth Juul Named Prorector

    Kristine Leth Juul Named Prorector

    7 days ago via @aarchdk
  • Turning Cities Into Malls

    Turning Cities Into Malls

    7 days ago via @Guardian @alstefan @PennDesign @SorkinStudio
  • Bradley Cantrell Named Chair of Landscape Architecture

    Bradley Cantrell Named Chair of Landscape Architecture

    7 days ago via @UVaSARC
  • Pedro Pitarch Named 2017 Steedman Fellow

    Pedro Pitarch Named 2017 Steedman Fellow

    2 weeks ago via @SamFoxSchool @AIAstl
  • Digital Humanities + Design Symposium

    Digital Humanities + Design Symposium

    2 weeks ago via @DILAC_GT
  • Making Renderings More Inclusive

    Making Renderings More Inclusive

    2 weeks ago via @Curbed @PennDesign @EmilyNonko
  • AIANY 2017 Design Awards Winners

    AIANY 2017 Design Awards Winners

    2 weeks ago via @CenterForArch @ArchPaper @WORKac @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • 2017 Wallenberg Lecture: Bryan Stevenson

    2017 Wallenberg Lecture: Bryan Stevenson

    2 weeks ago via @TaubmanCollege @EJI_Org
  • Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific

    Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific

    3 weeks ago via @SamFoxSchool @RoutArch
  • Barbara Bestor Named AIA Fellow

    Barbara Bestor Named AIA Fellow

    3 weeks ago via @Woodbury_SoA @AIANational
  • In Conversation: Slavoj Žižek and Graham Harman

    In Conversation: Slavoj Žižek and Graham Harman

    3 weeks ago via @SCIarc @DrZamalek
  • Architecture Beyond Buildings

    Architecture Beyond Buildings

    3 weeks ago via @TulaneArch @aaronbetsky
  • In Conversation: Juan Herreros and Amale Andraos

    In Conversation: Juan Herreros and Amale Andraos

    3 weeks ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Michelle Addington Named Dean at UTSOA

    Michelle Addington Named Dean at UTSOA

    3 weeks ago via @UTSOA
  • New Book on Arctic Architectures

    New Book on Arctic Architectures

    3 weeks ago via @Actar_Publisher @LateralOffice @UofTDaniels
  • SCI-Arc Mexico

    SCI-Arc Mexico

    3 weeks ago via @LATimes @SCIarc @cmonstah
  • An Architectural Fiction

    An Architectural Fiction

    4 weeks ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT @MITsap @NJIT_CoAD
  • How Can Architecture Schools Increase Diversity?

    How Can Architecture Schools Increase Diversity?

    4 weeks ago via @Curbed @mdawriter @UTSOA
  • The Architecture of Exile

    The Architecture of Exile

    4 weeks ago via @E_Flux @ColumbiaGSAPP @oteropailos @USA_HumanRights @RiwaqPalestine
  • How to Reimagine Everyday Environments

    How to Reimagine Everyday Environments

    1 month ago via @SamFoxSchool @LAUrbanRangers
  • Preservation and the Public Good

    Preservation and the Public Good

    1 month ago via @PennDesign @PlanPhilly @PennPraxis @RFMPennDesign
  • Pedagogy in an Age of Disruption

    Pedagogy in an Age of Disruption

    1 month ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @KIERANTMBERLK @GT_Architecture @MITsap
  • David Adjaye Lecture at CUHK

    David Adjaye Lecture at CUHK

    1 month ago via @MSCUDxCUHK @AdjayeAssoc @dadjaye #CUHK
  • Architecture in the Trump Era

    Architecture in the Trump Era

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

    Gallery Talk: 17 Volcanoes

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

    Designing a Better Future for the Southern Border

    1 month ago via @UTSOA @DallasNews
  • A New Design for Structural Vibration

    A New Design for Structural Vibration

    1 month ago via @VTCAUS
  • Disappearing Colonial Hong Kong

    Disappearing Colonial Hong Kong

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @FacArchHKU @mikeives @LamYikFei
  • Conference: Planning and Urbanization

    Conference: Planning and Urbanization

    1 month ago via @FacArchHKU
  • Lectures: James Carpenter and Thom Mayne

    Lectures: James Carpenter and Thom Mayne

    1 month ago via @GT_Architecture @M0rphosis
  • SCI-Arc Faculty Win Miller Prize

    SCI-Arc Faculty Win Miller Prize

    1 month ago via @SCIarc @LACE_JennyWu
  • LA+ Imagination: Call for Entries

    LA+ Imagination: Call for Entries

    1 month ago via @PennDesign @LAPlusJournal @FieldOperations
  • Stagecraft: Models and Photography

    Stagecraft: Models and Photography

    1 month ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Architecture Moves Project

    Architecture Moves Project

    1 month ago via @aarchdk @Aarhus2017
  • Symposium: Design + Heritage

    Symposium: Design + Heritage

    2 months ago via @PennDesign @msrltd
  • The Big Payback In Detroit

    The Big Payback In Detroit

    2 months ago via @FayJonesSchool @MauriceDCox
  • Design as Protest In the Trump Era

    Design as Protest In the Trump Era

    2 months ago via @CityLab @UWBuiltEnv @ArchUW @brentinmock
  • ACSA Education Award Winners

    ACSA Education Award Winners

    2 months 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

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

    The First 100 Days: Day 1

    2 months ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP
  • Race and Public Space

    Race and Public Space

    2 months ago via @UVaSARC
  • Northern Neglect

    Northern Neglect

    2 months ago via @MetropolisMag @LateralOffice @UofTDaniels @Actar_Publisher
  • AIA Awards for Woodbury Faculty

    AIA Awards for Woodbury Faculty

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

    Design Students Tackle L.A.’s Food Deserts

    2 months 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

    2 months 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

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

    CUHK School of Architecture 25th Anniversary

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

    AIA|SFV Funds Scholarships at Woodbury

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

    Mike Davis on Urban California

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

    Expanded Field

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

    Geodesign: changing the world and changing design

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

    Uncovering the architecture of incarceration

    3 months ago via @TexasObserver @UTSOA @magresta