City and Regional Planning

Shiva Kooragalaya
Shiva Kooragayala came to study City and Regional Planning at PennDesign after graduating from Emory University and currently is working as a Research Associate at the Urban Institute in Washington, D.C.
Group photo of cyclists with bikes
City and Regional Planning students in Assistant Professor Erick Guerra’s recent studio in Queretaro, Mexico contributed to a winning proposal for the UN Habitat’s Global Public Spa
Rendering of project by Maria Villalobos and Carla Urbina

Maria Villalobos and Carla Urbina, Botanical Urban Landscapes of Maracaibo as Living Schools, recipient of the Venezuelan National Prize of Architecture

Landscape Architecture faculty member Maria Villalobos and partner Carla Urbina were unanimously awarded Venezuela’s National Prize of Architecture.
Megan Ryerson
Assitant Professor Megan Ryerson recently won the Transportation Research Board’s 2016 Fred Burggraf Award. One of the highest honors presented by TRB, the international award recognizes the year’s best research paper by researchers 35 years of age or younger.
Billy Fleming
Within days of the presidential election, a publication entitled Indivisible: A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda began circulating online, eventually drawing attention from The New Yorker, NPR
Lisa Servon at a book talk for Unbanking America: How the New Middle Class Survives

Lisa Servon at a book talk for Unbanking America: How the New Middle Class Survives

On January 30, Assistant Professor of Architecture Daniel Barber is among the panelists talking about “
“Before” (above) and “after” (next slide) transects show the locations where projects are being designed and the intended resiliency impact.

“Before” (above) and “after” (next slide) transects show the locations where projects are being designed and the intended resiliency impact.

City and Regional Planning students Alex Schieferdecker, Kathryn Kramer and Jarred Toups filed this report on designing new relationships with flood infrastructure in South Florida as part of a Spring 2017 travel studio with Associate Professor Stefan Al.
Scan of article titled "The Shadow Arithmetic"

From Okran Telhan’s Designature

Assistant Professor of Fine Arts Orkan Telhan celebrates the publication of his new book Designature (Revolver Publishing) with a book release party on Friday, March 31 in Ne
Students work with community members to provide interactive input into the garden design during charrette

Students work with community members to provide interactive input into the garden design during charrette

Social Impact Project team Serenity Soular is currently planning a garden work day event at the People's Garden the corner of 13th and Silver Street in North Philadelphia on Saturday March 25th from 10am-2pm.
In the first of a series of dialogues on equity presented this semester by the Department of City and Regional Planning, Professor
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Erick Guerra, Assistant Professor of City and Regional Planning, and
Cover of "The Unbanking of America. How the New Middle Class Survives. By Lisa Servon"
Professor of City and Regional Planning Lisa Servon was recenlty invited to talk about her new book,

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