Education & Careers

To make a strategic assessment of the St. Louis region, the 7th edition of "Where We Stand" ranks the largest 50 metropolitan areas on more than 200 variables.
Yesterday   East-West Gateway Council of Governments
Maps are still an important tool in teaching kids to be global citizens.
2 days ago   The Washington Post - Blogs
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The other day I got into a bit of a spat on Twitter with someone who had clearly had enough with the word "activate."  "Activate may be the worst planning jargon yet," cried the initial tweet. Blog Post
2 days ago   By James Brasuell
Laura Bliss argues that implicit discrimination in the boundary-shaping policies of school districts necessitates reform of the property-tax funding system.
2 days ago   CityLab
The newest addition to the city of Portland's Street Seats program is the result of a student team of designers and builders from Portland State University.
Jul 8, 2015   Portland State University
Until advocates and agencies find positive stories to tell about multi-modal decision-making the car will continue to dominate the messaging and branding of contemporary culture.
Jun 25, 2015   Greater Greater Washington
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A Planetizen review of "City by City: Dispatches from the American Metropolis," edited by Keith Gessen and Stephen Squibb, finds too much to fault in the book's essay about Los Angeles. Exclusive
Jun 16, 2015  By Josh Stephens
Two University of North Carolina School of the Arts students spend a month investigating the artistic climate of Detroit and whether it's a place where young theater artists should move.
Jun 8, 2015   Investigate Detroit
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"Ask the Ethicist" allows planners to pose tough questions regarding ethical practices in planning to our resident expert: Carol D. Blog Post
May 28, 2015   By Carol Barrett
The Architecture Billings Index fell for the second time this year, but so far it seems the rough winter is more responsible for the downturn that a potential double dip of the Great Recession.
May 21, 2015   American Institute of Architects
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The APA Conference in Seattle, Washington had so much going on! Blog Post
Apr 25, 2015   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley