The Technology Enhanced City

Explore how people across the world are working to develop technology enhanced solutions to challenges facing their cities.

May 27, 2013 - Jennifer Evans-Cowley

The Emancipation of Planning Education

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are an emerging trend in higher education. And for the first time a course dedicated to urban planning made its debut this month. Could this trend transform planning education?

May 18, 2013 - Planners Web

The Global TechniCity

Tom Sanchez (Virginia Tech) and I decided to offer a free course to a global audience. The response has been phenomenal with more than 17,000 people participating. Learn about what the globe has to say about technology in cities.

April 27, 2013 - Jennifer Evans-Cowley

TechniCity: The most fascinating technologies shaping cities

Course explores how the increasing availability of networks, sensors and mobile technologies allows for new approaches to address the challenges that our cities face.

November 22, 2012 - Jennifer Evans-Cowley

Executive Director

Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission

Senior Analyst - Planning


Principal Planner

County of Santa Clara, Department of Planning and Development

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Urban Design for Planners 1: Software Tools

This six-course series explores essential urban design concepts using open source software and equips planners with the tools they need to participate fully in the urban design process.

Hand Drawing Master Plans

This course aims to provide an introduction into Urban Design Sketching focused on how to hand draw master plans using a mix of colored markers.