Education & Careers

Despite the improving economy, the outlook for the higher education sector is still poor, especially between the endowment haves and have-nots. Another factor playing a critical role in the success or failure of institutions: their location.
Yesterday   The Chronicle of Higher Education
<p>Citing real estate growth for both the decadent and the practical, urban planners are predicted to be in high demand for 2007.</p>
Jan 14, 2007   Fast Company
<p>Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning (Volume 2) offers an international perspective on planning and seeks to overcome regional isolation in planning research.</p>
Jan 13, 2007   Routledge / Global Planning Education Association Network
<p>As current city management professionals inch toward retirement, a shortage of younger candidates may mean tough times ahead for professionally managed cities.</p>
Jan 12, 2007   The New York Times
Though the program has good intentions, APA's proposal for mandatory continuing education could just encourage more planners to attend the National Planning Conference than to actually get more training. Exclusive
Jan 2, 2007  By Leonardo Vazquez, AICP/PP
<p>Arizona State University will launch the nation's first School of Sustainability next month.</p>
Jan 1, 2007   The Christian Science Monitor
<p>As universities across the country are renovating their campuses and buildings to be more environmentally sustainable, one university is taking the subject into the classroom as its School of Sustainability opens next month.</p>
Dec 20, 2006   The Christian Science Monitor
<p>Krueckeberg influenced a generation of urban planners with his teaching and writing on land use policy, property theory and history.</p>
Dec 18, 2006   Home News Tribune
<p>With no graduate urban planning programs at any of the state's public or private universities, the American Planning Association's Connecticut Chapter is working with University of Connecticut to establish a master's program in planning.</p>
Dec 13, 2006   The Hartford Courant
<p>A innovative training program in Boston is helping people get better jobs cleaning up the environment.</p>
Dec 10, 2006   The Boston Globe
<p>Describing the impact of universities can be challenging for both higher education and Technology-Based Economic Development (TBED). Two new reports demonstrate the importance of higher education institutions to a local economy.</p>
Nov 30, 2006   State Science & Technology Institute