Spring 2019 Newsletter

May 3, 2019

  In this issue: Expanding Small Dollar Lending for Immigrants Fighting Corruption in the Developing Democracy of Malawi Urban Development at UNC-Chapel Hill and Beyond Weathering the Storm Carmen Gutierrez Named CURS Scholar-in-Residence Brian J. Morton Announces Retirement from CURS … Continued

Winter 2019 Newsletter

January 28, 2019

  In this issue: New Study Finds Innovations in Ride-Hailing to Access Health Care; After Florence: Housing in Floodplains in North Carolina’s Distressed Census Tracts; Fast-Growing Companies Prefer Vibrant Parts of Cities—and Suburbs; Conversations at Hickerson House: Bobby Allen and … Continued

Fall 2018 Newsletter

November 13, 2018

In this issue: Striking a Balance: A National Assessment of Economic Development Incentives; Cultivating Hope: Global Change and Local Food Production in Dominica; Tift Merritt and the Lyrical Language of History and Place; Conversations at Hickerson House: Xiaodong Chen and … Continued

Summer 2018 Newsletter

August 17, 2018

In this issue: Chokepoints: The Challenges and Opportunities of Blockages; Access to Opportunity in Two Neighborhoods in San Francisco and New Orleans; Are There Health Risks or Health Benefits for Teens Growing Up in HUD-Assisted Housing?; Announcing: Conversations at Hickerson … Continued

Spring 2018 Newsletter

April 11, 2018

In this issue: Urban Planning Helps Control Air Quality for Chinese Cities; The Kids Are Not Alright; Lessons from the American Underground: A planner-led startup incubator in Durham, NC; Capturing Community History; Building a Strong Foundation: Integrating Financial Capability & … Continued

Fall/Winter 2017-18 Newsletter

November 5, 2017

In this issue: Scaling Up a Place-Based Employment Program; Trends in Automobile Travel, Motor Vehicle Fatalities, and Physical Activity; A Place Called Home – Dimensions of Homeownership; and News from the Center. Read about research on these subjects and more here!

Summer 2017 Newsletter

July 21, 2017

Community Histories Workshop Joins CURS; Post-Disaster Recovery Plans after China’s Wenchuan Earthquake; Bike&Place – A New Modeling Tool to Help Planners Help Cyclists; Tackling the Housing Affordability Crisis; Chinese Cities and the Use of Urban Planning to Help Control Air … Continued

Winter 2017 CURS Newsletter

February 21, 2017

In this issue: Extreme Housing Conditions in North Carolina; Better Cities, Better Growth in India; Chokepoints: Circulation and Regulation in India’s Siliguri Corridor; and News from the Center. Click here to read it!

Fall 2016 Newsletter

September 6, 2016

How can tree ring records tell us a 500-year-old history of drought on the U.S. West Coast? Shouldn’t new school siting be connected to transportation and land use planning? Read about research on these subjects and more here!

March 2016 Newsletter

March 15, 2016

How are worker-friendly laws changing the restaurant industry? What barriers does North Carolina’s growing Latino population face in securing housing? We cover this, and more, in our winter newsletter. Click here to read it!