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    • Building Equity: Lessons in Sustainability from Community to College Campuses 

      Hernández, Diana (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-11-08)
      Buildings represent a middle ground between high-level and small-scale infrastructure. For this reason, they embody specific factors at the intersection of equity and opportunity. For example, recent studies show a correlation ...
    • Living Building at Georgia Tech: Ideas Competition Panel 

      Cooper, Sandy; McFarland, John; Gassman, Joshua; Gray, Christopher; Greco, Joe; Harrison, Phil; McEvoy, Paula; Smith, Z; Wertheimer, Howard S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-04-20)
      Learn about the recent ideas competition to design the Living Building at Georgia Tech – a project that is expected to become the most environmentally advanced education and research building ever constructed in the ...
    • Understanding Urban Hydrology and Stormwater 

      Ulseth, Jason (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-09-24)
    • Life After the Braves: Redeveloping Turner Field 

      Bascuñana, Enrique; Mitchell, Suzanne; Rowland, Micah; Scott, Deborah; Velarde, Flor; Welsh, Robert (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11-10)
      Redeveloping Turner Field. The Atlanta Braves are moving out of Turner Field, and into the suburbs. But an aging ballpark isn’t the only thing the team is leaving behind. The neighborhood around Turner Field has seen ...
    • The Future of Planning, Practice & Profession 

      Anderson, William (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-09-02)
      William Anderson, FAICP, and President of the American Planning Association will discuss future trends in planning, examples in practice, and what they mean for the profession, drawing from his experience as a former ...
    • Disruptive Innovations in Higher Education: Implications for the 21st Century Campus 

      Morrison, James; Newstetter, Wendy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-21)
      The educational landscape is undergoing considerable upheaval due in large part to emerging developments in educational technology and pedagogical approaches. The rapid availability of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) ...
    • Zoning and Land Use Law in Georgia 

      Arnold, Jillian; Weissman, Seth G.; Dillard, Doug (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-04-09)
      Professor of Practice Seth Weissman, graduate student Jill Arnold, and Doug Dillard conducted a lecture on their published book, Zoning and Land Use Law in Georgia.
    • The Reshaping of Atlanta: The Planning Atlanta Digital Collection and Understanding the City's Past and Present Urban Form 

      Hurley, Joseph (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-03-06)
      Joseph Hurley will be conducting a research seminar on the Digital Atlanta Project.
    • Identifying the Economic Development Effects of Million Dollar Facilities 

      Patrick, Carlianne (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-02-22)
      Using tax abatements, financial incentives, and public investments to attract (or retain) firms is the primary economic development tool for many local governments. Recent estimates suggest Million Dollar Plants (MDPs) generate ...
    • Multi Perspectives on the Multi-Modal Passenger Terminal 

      Alhadeff, Heather; Calvert, Christopher M.; Cooper, Darren; Hatton, Tim; Howard, Herman H.; Phillips, Marion; Strickland, Katrina (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11-07)
      A discussion about the Multi-Modal Passenger Terminal, a ground-breaking transportation project in downtown Atlanta from those directly involved in the different aspects of the project.
    • "Just a Perfect Day? Developing a Happiness Optimised Day Schedule." 

      Pokutta, Sebastian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-23)
      With the day Reconstruction Method (DRM), Kahneman, Krueger, Schkade, Schwarz, and Stone (2004) introduced an important approach in subjective well-being (SWB) research to explore how people experience daily activities. A ...
    • Another Look at the 5Ds: Insights from a Cincinnati Area based GPS Survey 

      Byahut, Sweta (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-03-08)
      Sweta Byahut will present her research design and discuss the outcomes of her recently completed dissertation research. In her research she explores the land use – transportation – environmental nexus in Hamilton County, ...
    • The City and the Coming Climate: Climate Change in the Places We Live 

      Stone, Brian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-07)
      Associate Professor of City and Regional Planning, Brian Stone discusses his new book, The City and the Coming Climate: Climate Change in the Places We Live. This book is the first to explore the dramatic amplification ...
    • Win or Waste: Atlanta at Odds over Stadium Proposal 

      Dudgeon, Mike; Flowers, Benjamin; Motley, Anthony; Taylor, Rashard (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-05)
      The 2012 annual World Town Planning Day Symposium at Georgia Tech, entitled "Win or Waste: Atlanta at Odds over Stadium Proposal", was sponsored by the Georgia Tech Student Planning Association.
    • Public Health and the Built Environment: Research and Tools Supporting Healthy Places 

      Smith, Sarah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-09-27)
    • Confronting An Uncertain Future: Planning in the Era of Climate Change and Other Global Crises 

      Guhathakurta, Subhrajit (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-30)
      We are living in an age of uncertainty that is unique at several levels. The current economic downturn precipitated by the U.S. subprime mortgage debacle, the potential for catastrophic climate change, the two wars in ...
    • Pushing Back the Gates: Neighborhood Perspectives on University Driven Revitalization in West Philadelphia 

      Etienne, Harley (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-14)
      As college and university administrators expand and develop their urban campuses, they have also become developers' and primary drivers' of neighborhood change. But how do institutions contend with urban real estate ...
    • Transportation Investment Act 

      Johnson, Bucky; Kiernan, Colleen; Weyandt, Tom (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11-08)
      The 2011 annual World Town Planning Day Symposium at Georgia Tech, entitled CENTS & SENSIBILITY: Atlanta's Transportation Vision, focused on how the final list of proposed transportation projects, to be funded by the ...
    • What's Next? Prognosis and Prospects for Housing and Urban Form after the Crisis 

      Immergluck, Daniel W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-10-26)
      There are no shortages of forecasts for how housing markets and urban development might change over the next decades as a result of the foreclosure crisis, financial regulatory reform, the restructuring of Fannie Mae and ...
    • Activists in City Hall: The Progressive Response to the Reagan Era in Boston and Chicago 

      Clavel, Pierre (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-01-26)
      Pierre Clavel is Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning at Cornell University. His research and writing has been on planning, administration, and politics with particular application to regionalism and nationalism ...