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The urban academy

News and resources relating to higher education and smart growth.

Waldheim/Duany dialogue CNU 19

Congress for the New Urbanism Don’t miss the provocative discussion featuring Charles Waldheim and Andres Duany at CNU 19 in ...
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A tire in the park

Emily Talen, New Urban Network It’s easy to poke fun at landscape urbanism. If it weren’t currently at the forefront ...
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Charter Awards this year reflect a difficult economy

Author: Philip Langdon New Urban Network Most of the 2011 Charter Awards from the Congress for the New Urbanism recognize ...
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The real problem with community associations

Author: Review by Doris S. Goldstein New Urban Network Beyond Privatopia: Rethinking Residential Private Government. A book by EvanMcKenzie. Urban ...
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Retrofitting suburbia: the state of the art

In today’s difficulty economy, three published new urbanist practitioners look at how to get projects going — in the suburbs ...
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Robert Stern wins the Driehaus Prize

Author: Philip Langdon It's official. Robert A.M. Stern, who has nurtured many of today's traditional architects and urbanists and at times ...
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