Seventeen Community and Regional Planning students, four CRP faculty members and College of Architecture Dean Katherine Ankerson attended the 2018 Nebraska Annual Planning Conference held March 7-9, in Kearney, Nebraska. The conference attracted over 250 attendees, including professional planners, zoning administrators, local government elected officials, members of planning commissions and UNL students and faculty. The conference offered nearly 50 sessions on a variety of topics relevant to community and regional planning in Nebraska. The conference is sponsored jointly by the Nebraska Planning and Zoning Association and the Nebraska Chapter of the American Planning Association.
On behalf of the College of Architecture, Dean Ankerson co-hosted with the Nebraska Chapter APA’s Emerging Planners Group, a reception that included UNL alumni, students, faculty and professional practicing planners on Wednesday evening, March 7. - Gordon Scholz