Annual #BUCPUA Magazine 2019

Newsletter Archive


9 Highly Recommended Titles to Check Out While Social Distancing 

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  If you’ve found yourself desiring more ways to fill your days while social distancing, or just want to learn more during this time; check out these titles below. These titles were recommended by Boston University’s City Planning and Urban Affairs faculty and alumni. City of Quartz  Author Mike Davis "The hidden story of... More

Urban Studies Capstone Course Holds Panel Discussion With Advisory Board

  On February 11th, the Urban Studies Capstone Class (MET UA 805)  held a panel discussion with the project advisory board for the course.  The discussion included four presentations by Matt Resseger, Eric Halvorsen, Jessica Martinez, and Matt Smith. The presentations discussed research, urban design methods, community engagement, and revitalization programs. ... More

BUCPUA’s Fall 2019 Town Hall — On Vision 2025 and a Growing Program

BUCPUA held their annual town hall Thursday evening, November 7, 2019, where students, faculty, and staff discussed where the program is currently at, goals for the future, and initiatives being taken to reach those goals. Dr. Madhu Dutta-Koehler, Professor of the Practice and Program Director, presented on logistics, concerns, and... More

BUCPUA Hosts an Informative Portfolio and Visual Design Session

On Monday, October 7th, BUCPUA alum David Valecillos (MCP ‘14), Director of Design at North Shore CDC, and BUCPUA alum Rubén Cerón (MCP ‘19), Design and Placemaking Project Manager at North Shore CDC, hosted a lecture on the key aspects of designing a portfolio and presenting visual projects.  Valecillos discussed the... More

BUCPUA Student Orientation Provides Community and Connection for New Students

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On the evening of Friday, September 6th, Bay State Road filled with new students excited to attend BUCPUA’s Fall 2019 Student Orientation. Students were welcomed into their new BU community by Mary Ellen Mastrorilli, PhD, Chair ad interim of the Applied Social Sciences Department. Program Director Professor Madhu Dutta-Koehler, PhD, and... More