Suite of tools, including ‘sister city’ match, brings context to climate change
Planning for climate change isn’t easy. The complexity of the issue itself is hard to digest, let alone translate into action items. But a new suite of tools designed by a group of University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers gives municipal planners a clearer climate picture of what to expect and prepare for.
April 11, 2019
Lisa Schweitzer is the Next Hyde Lecture
Lisa Schweitzer, nationally renowned scholar and advocate for social and environmental justice, presents the College of Architecture’s next Hyde lecture.
April 4, 2019
Study aims to enhance quality of life for rural Nebraska minorities, communities
As populations in many rural Nebraska counties decline, those that are stable or growing share a common element: ethnic diversity.
University of Nebraska–Lincoln research recently explored how cultural and economic resources generated by diverse populations can help smaller communities not only survive, but thrive.
January 15, 2019
Piatkowski’s Article in The Conversation Picked Up Again and Again
UNL’s Assistant Professor Daniel Piatkowski’s article in The Conversation on how self-driving cars might impact efforts to build people-centered communities has been picked up by numerous outlets.
Here are a few:
October 3, 2018
Ankerson Publishes Article with DI: Keep Relevant & Emerging Top Talent
Check out this article by Dean Katherine Ankerson. "Emerging Talent Preparation: How Colleges of Architecture and Design Are Ensuring Relevance of Emerging Talent".
September 10, 2018
Peabody Award Winning Broadcaster Majora Carter Gives Next Hyde Lecture
The College of Architecture is presenting leading urban revitalization strategy consultant, real estate developer and Peabody Award winning broadcaster Majora Carter as the next Hyde lecture speaker at 4 p.m., August 24, at the Nebraska Union Auditorium giving a lecture entitled "Community as Corporation”.
August 16, 2018
College of Architecture Unveils the 2018/2019 Hyde Series Lecturer Line-Up
The College of Architecture is pleased to announce the Hyde Lecture Series opens another exciting chapter for the design and planning disciplines. The 2018/2019 series, “Enacting Change”, invites speakers to campus who utilize planning and design as tools for building agency in local and international communities.
August 15, 2018
CRP Promotes Green Infrastructures to Reduce Water Pollution
The idea of untreated sewage overflowing directly into creeks, rivers and various waterways is disheartening to think about. Like many municipalities, Omaha’s older neighborhood areas have a combined sewer system (CSS) which means its infrastructure was designed to collect rainwater runoff, domestic sewage and industrial wastewater in the same pipeline.
June 26, 2018
UNL Researching Autonomous Shuttles for Downtown Lincoln
The university’s epicenter of forward-thinking initiatives will temporarily house the state’s first self-driving shuttle, which was announced June 20 at Nebraska Innovation Studio.
June 21, 2018
Spring 2018 Video Newsletter
There has never been a better time to be engaged in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, interior design or community and regional planning. Our fields span scale, affecting the lives of the most vulnerable individuals to touching the lives of millions of people, and impacting the health and well-being of communities, individuals and the environment.
May 9, 2018