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

  • London’s Pseudo-Public Space

    London’s Pseudo-Public Space

    2 days ago via @Guardian @hackneylad
  • The Golden Age of Microbiology

    The Golden Age of Microbiology

    2 days ago via @TheAtlantic @edyong209
  • Witnessing Crisis in Venezuela

    Witnessing Crisis in Venezuela

    2 days ago via @NYTimes @caseysjournal
  • Mourning the Old East Village

    Mourning the Old East Village

    2 days ago via @Longreads @DeyStreet @jeremoss
  • Hollowing out the Mountain Town

    Hollowing out the Mountain Town

    2 days ago via @OutsideMagazine @tomvanderbilt
  • The Geography of Desperation

    The Geography of Desperation

    2 days ago via @BrookingsInst @cgbrookings
  • Building and Performance

    Building and Performance

    5 days ago via @LATimes @HawthorneLAT
  • The Real Cost of Regeneration

    The Real Cost of Regeneration

    5 days ago via @Guardian @zoesqwilliams
  • Seoul’s Identity Crisis

    Seoul’s Identity Crisis

    5 days ago via @Guardian @colinmarshall
  • Humanity’s Eternal Footprint

    Humanity’s Eternal Footprint

    5 days ago via @NYTimes @tatertatiana
  • Searching for Real Streets

    Searching for Real Streets

    5 days ago via @LRB @owenhatherley
  • California’s Monument to Bad Planning

    California’s Monument to Bad Planning

    5 days ago via @FastCoDesign @DianaBudds
  • Sanctuary in New Mexico

    Sanctuary in New Mexico

    5 days ago via @BillMoyer @YesMagazine @michaeljdax
  • America’s Poisoned Ground

    America’s Poisoned Ground

    5 days ago via @ProPublica @AbrahmL
  • The Battle for London’s Soul

    The Battle for London’s Soul

    6 days ago via @Guardian @reiflarsen @Tate
  • The Mysticism of Louis Kahn

    The Mysticism of Louis Kahn

    6 days ago via @TheNation @paulgoldberger
  • The Limits of Engineering

    The Limits of Engineering

    6 days ago via @PacificStand @KateWheeling
  • The Fallout

    The Fallout

    7 days ago via @GuernicaMag @lacymjohnson
  • A Clean Design

    A Clean Design

    7 days ago via @NYTimes @margalitfox
  • Fighting Regulation in Colorado

    Fighting Regulation in Colorado

    1 week ago via @denverpost @chrisosher
  • California’s Housing Crisis

    California’s Housing Crisis

    1 week ago via @NYTimes @ConorDougherty @adamnagourney
  • Cleveland Clinic’s Sick Neighborhood

    Cleveland Clinic’s Sick Neighborhood

    1 week ago via @Politico @ddiamond
  • Facing Demolition

    Facing Demolition

    1 week ago via @Curbed @patrickcsisson
  • Thinking Beyond Catastrophe

    Thinking Beyond Catastrophe

    1 week ago via @DissentMag @aldatweets
  • Fighting for the Grand Canyon

    Fighting for the Grand Canyon

    1 week ago via @Guardian @Joannawalters13
  • Globalization’s Rise and Fall

    Globalization’s Rise and Fall

    1 week ago via @Guardian
  • The Future of Inequality

    The Future of Inequality

    1 week ago via @NewRepublic
  • Talking Like Trump

    Talking Like Trump

    1 week ago via @NewYorker @peterhessler
  • Man-Made Nature

    Man-Made Nature

    2 weeks ago via @CurbedNY @KarrieUrbanist
  • Law in the Calais Jungle

    Law in the Calais Jungle

    2 weeks ago via @AeonMag @haselbysam @ZedBooks @calaisolidarity
  • This Is Your Brain on Architecture

    This Is Your Brain on Architecture

    2 weeks ago via @CityLab @amandakhurley @SarahWGoldhagen
  • Forgotten Sites of the Civil Rights Era

    Forgotten Sites of the Civil Rights Era

    2 weeks ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • Environmental Crisis in Louisiana

    Environmental Crisis in Louisiana

    2 weeks ago via @Longreads @JustinNobel
  • The Permafrost is Dying

    The Permafrost is Dying

    2 weeks ago via @ADNdotcom @Lisa_Demer
  • The National Public Housing Museum

    The National Public Housing Museum

    2 weeks ago via @Chicago_Reader @mdoukmas
  • Changing Vallejo

    Changing Vallejo

    2 weeks ago via @topicstories @drakeycake
  • The Other “Other” California

    The Other “Other” California

    2 weeks ago via @BoomCalifornia @UCPress
  • After Coal

    After Coal

    2 weeks ago via @Grist
  • Predicting Urban Change

    Predicting Urban Change

    2 weeks ago via @MITsap
  • Eritrea’s Art Deco Capital

    Eritrea’s Art Deco Capital

    2 weeks ago via @NYTimes @UNESCO
  • Homeless in Honolulu

    Homeless in Honolulu

    2 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg @timothy_schuler
  • The Crisis in Britain’s Parks

    The Crisis in Britain’s Parks

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @RowanMoore
  • The Urban Rural

    The Urban Rural

    2 weeks ago via @Belt_Magazine
  • Climate Change and Public Health

    Climate Change and Public Health

    2 weeks ago via @ConversationUS @MalcolmAE @ccadapt @se_austin
  • Can Farming Survive Deportations?

    Can Farming Survive Deportations?

    2 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @mfwords
  • Undocumented in Lake County

    Undocumented in Lake County

    2 weeks ago via @5280Magazine @MileHighRobert
  • Inside Illinois Basin

    Inside Illinois Basin

    2 weeks ago via @PacificStand @DwyerGunn
  • The Devastation of Black Wall Street

    The Devastation of Black Wall Street

    2 weeks ago via @JSTOR_Daily @KimberlyFain
  • When Walmart Left

    When Walmart Left

    2 weeks ago via @Guardian @Edpilkington
  • The Uninhabitable Earth

    The Uninhabitable Earth

    2 weeks ago via @NYMag @dwallacewells
  • Profiting from Disaster

    Profiting from Disaster

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @NaomiAKlein
  • Boston’s Big Dig

    Boston’s Big Dig

    3 weeks ago via @NextCityOrg
  • Angola’s Divided Capital

    Angola’s Divided Capital

    3 weeks ago via @Guardian @matteodemayda
  • Gaming Urban Design

    Gaming Urban Design

    3 weeks ago via @ArsTechnica @myyada
  • The New Nation-States

    The New Nation-States

    3 weeks ago via @NewRepublic @BillMcKibben
  • The Myths of Suburban Poverty

    The Myths of Suburban Poverty

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @Tanvim
  • Death by Design

    Death by Design

    3 weeks ago via @1843Mag @DomNicholls
  • Sharing Public Space

    Sharing Public Space

    3 weeks ago via @AeonMag @DaviesSally
  • Virtual Travels

    Virtual Travels

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker @realDenHoed
  • Disappearing Downtown Shelters

    Disappearing Downtown Shelters

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @kristoncapps
  • How Gotham Gave Us Trump

    How Gotham Gave Us Trump

    3 weeks ago via @Politico @michaelkruse
  • Climate Change in the South

    Climate Change in the South

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @bradplumer @PopovichN
  • The Case for Utility Populism

    The Case for Utility Populism

    3 weeks ago via @DissentMag @KateAronoff
  • Tropical Diseases in the Rural South

    Tropical Diseases in the Rural South

    3 weeks ago via @UndarkMag @lyndseygilpin
  • Hong Kong: On the Edge

    Hong Kong: On the Edge

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker
  • Learning from Vienna

    Learning from Vienna

    3 weeks ago via @CityLab @joecopeland @Crosscut
  • Photography and Ecology after 1970

    Photography and Ecology after 1970

    3 weeks ago via @Hyperallergic @CantorArts
  • Falling Behind on Transit

    Falling Behind on Transit

    3 weeks ago via @yfreemark
  • Read Otium Online

    Read Otium Online

    3 weeks ago via @DCAinstitute
  • Segregated by Low-Income Housing

    Segregated by Low-Income Housing

    3 weeks ago via @NYTimes @jeligon @Yamiche @agustin_NYT
  • American Exceptionalism, Soured

    American Exceptionalism, Soured

    3 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @DavidFrum
  • America’s Future Is Texas

    America’s Future Is Texas

    3 weeks ago via @NewYorker @lawrence_wright
  • A Border In Every Street

    A Border In Every Street

    3 weeks ago via @sarahjkeenan
  • Patrick Keiller on London

    Patrick Keiller on London

    4 weeks ago via @BFI
  • The Loneliness of Cities

    The Loneliness of Cities

    4 weeks ago via @Grist @eefandrews @askumbra
  • Homeless in Suburbia

    Homeless in Suburbia

    4 weeks ago via @KQED @RadioDevin
  • A Million Bottles a Minute

    A Million Bottles a Minute

    4 weeks ago via @Guardian @sandralaville @mrmatthewtaylor
  • The Hollow Promise of #Infrastructure Week

    The Hollow Promise of #Infrastructure Week

    4 weeks ago via @BostonReivew @maxbsawicky
  • Re-Imagining the L.A. River

    Re-Imagining the L.A. River

    4 weeks ago via @LandArchMag @ZachMortice
  • San Francisco’s Persistent Problem

    San Francisco’s Persistent Problem

    4 weeks ago via @SFChronicle @hknightsf
  • Silicon Valley’s Struggling Neighbors

    Silicon Valley’s Struggling Neighbors

    4 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic @thewrittenbee
  • Dystopia in Poland

    Dystopia in Poland

    4 weeks ago via @BostonReview @figlerowicz
  • The Future of Coal Country

    The Future of Coal Country

    4 weeks ago via @NewYorker @elizagriswold @vcoptis
  • School Secession Is Segregation

    School Secession Is Segregation

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @mslaurabliss
  • The Cost of Losing Lake Chad

    The Cost of Losing Lake Chad

    4 weeks ago via @NewRepublic @Lisa_Palmer @chrisdebode
  • The Economics of the Grenfell Tragedy

    The Economics of the Grenfell Tragedy

    4 weeks ago via @TheNation @meeshellchen
  • The Return of Street Vending in L.A.

    The Return of Street Vending in L.A.

    4 weeks ago via @CityLab @Amlorberg
  • Is East Chicago the next Flint?

    Is East Chicago the next Flint?

    4 weeks ago via @TheAtlantic
  • The Drug Epidemic In Context

    The Drug Epidemic In Context

    1 month ago via @WashingtonPost
  • Britain’s Aging Prisoners

    Britain’s Aging Prisoners

    1 month ago via @Guardian @byameliahill
  • Help for Denver’s Homeless

    Help for Denver’s Homeless

    1 month ago via @LATimes
  • Unforgetting the Building

    Unforgetting the Building

    1 month ago via @Archinect @LarsMullerBooks @DoraEJones
  • Designing in Nature

    Designing in Nature

    1 month ago via @Archinect @NicholasKorody
  • Singapore’s Preservation Debate

    Singapore’s Preservation Debate

    1 month ago via @CityLab @marionekirk
  • The Anti-Innovation Presidency

    The Anti-Innovation Presidency

    1 month ago via @Politico
  • Re-greening Manila’s Shorelines

    Re-greening Manila’s Shorelines

    1 month ago via @CItiscope @modeshift
  • Whitewashing Chicago’s Latino Murals

    Whitewashing Chicago’s Latino Murals

    1 month ago via @CityLab @drepenmanlomeli
  • Following John McPhee to Florida

    Following John McPhee to Florida

    1 month ago via @OxfordAmerican
  • The Race to Solar-Power Africa

    The Race to Solar-Power Africa

    1 month ago via @NewYorker @BillMcKibben
  • Trump’s Selective Housing Aid Cuts

    Trump’s Selective Housing Aid Cuts

    1 month ago via @WashingtonPost @ShawnBoburg
  • The Future of Extreme Heat

    The Future of Extreme Heat

    1 month ago via @NYTimes @bradplumer @PopovichN
  • Reporting on Gentrification in Boston

    Reporting on Gentrification in Boston

    1 month ago via @NiemanLab @ylichterman
  • Fighting for Little Pakistan

    Fighting for Little Pakistan

    1 month ago via @NewYorker @jengonnerman
  • Literary Architecture

    Literary Architecture

    1 month ago via @ParisReview @MatteoPericoli @LabLitArch
  • Fighting Condofication

    Fighting Condofication

    1 month ago via @NextCityOrg
  • Architecture and Climate Change

    Architecture and Climate Change

    1 month ago via @CurbedNY @Kimmelman
  • Rising Latino Homelessness in LA

    Rising Latino Homelessness in LA

    1 month ago via @LATimes @LATbermudez @LATvives
  • Death and Life in America’s Waters

    Death and Life in America’s Waters

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

    Frederick Douglass’s Real Estate

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

    Vanishing New York

    1 month ago via @NewYorker @MJSchulman @jeremoss
  • Collaborative Space

    Collaborative Space

    5 days ago via @MITdusp
  • Shane Williamson Named Director

    Shane Williamson Named Director

    5 days ago via @UofTDaniels
  • Podcast on Urban Life

    Podcast on Urban Life

    1 week ago via @MITsap
  • Digital Design Projects on View

    Digital Design Projects on View

    2 weeks ago via @SamFoxSchool #spectroplexus
  • New Urban Design Program

    New Urban Design Program

    2 weeks ago via @SCIarc @Bratton @StrelkaSchool
  • Planning for Biodiversity

    Planning for Biodiversity

    3 weeks ago via @PennDesign @NatGeo
  • Writing in the City

    Writing in the City

    3 weeks ago via @ColumbiaGSAPP @Archinect @VishaanNYC
  • Along the Inundation Line

    Along the Inundation Line

    3 weeks ago via @BldgBlog @UofTDaniels @elisehunchuck
  • The Dread of Environmental Change

    The Dread of Environmental Change

    4 weeks ago via @2SER @UTSdab @jstwill
  • The One Tree Project

    The One Tree Project

    4 weeks ago via @SamFoxSchool @STLMag
  • New Book on Canada’s Arctic

    New Book on Canada’s Arctic

    4 weeks ago via @Actar_publisher @Lateral_Office @UofTDaniels
  • Adam Yarinsky: Distinguished Alumni

    Adam Yarinsky: Distinguished Alumni

    1 month ago via @UVaSARC
  • SAH 2017 Award Winners Announced

    SAH 2017 Award Winners Announced

    1 month ago via @SAH1365 @UTSOA
  • New Exhibition on Kaneji Domoto

    New Exhibition on Kaneji Domoto

    1 month ago via @CenterForArch @ColumbiaGSAPP @ArchUW
  • New Director at Sam Fox School

    New Director at Sam Fox School

    1 month ago via @SamFoxSchool
  • The State of U.S. Infrastructure

    The State of U.S. Infrastructure

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

    VT Student Named Olmsted Scholar

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

    Symposium: Education and Practice

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

    Women in Architecture at Tulane

    1 month ago via @TulaneArch
  • Thomas Schutte On Pratt

    Thomas Schutte On Pratt

    1 month ago via @PrattInstitute @CBSLocal
  • Tolerating Architectural Parallax

    Tolerating Architectural Parallax

    1 month ago via @SCIarc
  • The Changing Shape of Architecture

    The Changing Shape of Architecture

    1 month ago via @aarchdk
  • ASLA Announces 2017 Honors

    ASLA Announces 2017 Honors

    1 month ago via @LandArchitects @UVaSARC @TCLFdotORG @ReedHilderbrand
  • Apple’s Anachronistic New HQ

    Apple’s Anachronistic New HQ

    1 month ago via @Wired @jetjocko @CEDNews @aarieff @SPUR_Urbanist
  • Between the Market and the State

    Between the Market and the State

    1 month ago via @FacArchHKU
  • Still Spaces in the Workplace

    Still Spaces in the Workplace

    1 month ago via @GT_Architecture @WorkDesignMag
  • Portrait of an Urban Designer

    Portrait of an Urban Designer

    1 month ago via @ETH
  • Teaching Award for John Barton

    Teaching Award for John Barton

    2 months ago via @StanfordEng
  • New Appointments at ETH

    New Appointments at ETH

    2 months ago via @ETH
  • On Borders and Mobility

    On Borders and Mobility

    2 months ago via @SCIarc
  • Watch Sinclair Black Lecture

    Watch Sinclair Black Lecture

    2 months ago via @UTSOA
  • Engineering Natural Coastal Defenses

    Engineering Natural Coastal Defenses

    2 months ago via @UTSdab @ConversationUS
  • New Interdisciplinary Initiative

    New Interdisciplinary Initiative

    2 months ago via @FayJonesSchool
  • Vertical Urbanism in L.A.

    Vertical Urbanism in L.A.

    2 months ago via @USCArchitecture
  • The Museum in the City

    The Museum in the City

    2 months ago via @UTSOA @NYPL @arezoomoseni
  • Housing for Good

    Housing for Good

    2 months ago via @StanfordEng @paloaltoweekly
  • Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter Named Dean

    Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter Named Dean

    2 months ago via @Woodbury_SoA
  • The Future of European Transit

    The Future of European Transit

    2 months ago via @NYTimes @MITsap
  • Architecture Summer Studio

    Architecture Summer Studio

    2 months ago via @GT_Architecture
  • AIA Austin Honors for UTSOA Faculty

    AIA Austin Honors for UTSOA Faculty

    2 months ago via @UTSOA @AIAAustin
  • Preparing For The Infinite Suburb

    Preparing For The Infinite Suburb

    2 months ago via @MITsap @HyperloopOne
  • Where Are the Women Architects?

    Where Are the Women Architects?

    2 months ago via @UofTDaniels #DOT2017
  • The Evolution of Danish Architecture

    The Evolution of Danish Architecture

    2 months ago via @aarchdk
  • The Black Architectural Resistance

    The Black Architectural Resistance

    2 months ago via @CityLab @BrentinMock @UWBuiltEnv
  • Taubman College Names Next Dean

    Taubman College Names Next Dean

    2 months ago via @TaubmanCollege
  • Next Dean Named at Virginia Tech

    Next Dean Named at Virginia Tech

    2 months ago via @VTcaus
  • Watch: New Chinese Architecture

    Watch: New Chinese Architecture

    2 months ago via @MSCUDxCUHK #CUHK
  • Unpacking the Archive

    Unpacking the Archive

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

    Visit One Spadina

    2 months ago via @UofTDaniels @NADAAAinc @ERAArch
  • Lecture: Postcolonial Architecture

    Lecture: Postcolonial Architecture

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

    Tech’s Architectural Arms Race

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

    Moving Architecture Away from Idealism

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

    AIA New Orleans Honors at Tulane

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

    Experimental Design at RAD-UM

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

    AIA Showcase for Woodbury

    3 months ago via @Woodbury_SOA
  • Animals in Contemporary Design

    Animals in Contemporary Design

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

    Milton Curry on the “Citizen Architect”

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

    Renovating the MLK Memorial Library

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

    UO Named Sustainability Hub

    3 months ago via @UOAAA
  • Chemistry, Meet Economics

    Chemistry, Meet Economics

    3 months ago via @MITsap