Eisenhower Graduate Fellowship Awarded to Mary Wolfe

February 27, 2018

The Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program, an initiative of the U.S. Department of Transportation, recently awarded continuing funding to Mary Wolfe, doctoral candidate in the Department of City and Regional Planning (DCRP) at The University of North Carolina at … 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!

Mind the Gap: Broken Intercity Highways in China

March 15, 2017

The UNC Center for Urban and Regional Studies and the Program on Chinese Cities presents: A Brown Bag Lunch Seminar by Xingjian Liu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Urban Planning and Design, The University of Hong Kong Reading Room, New … Continued

Multi-state Study Finds Safe Routes to School Programs Work

November 11, 2014

A large-scale, multi-state study led by Noreen McDonald, CURS faculty fellow and director of the Carolina Transportation Program, finds Safe Routes to School (SRTS) programs increase walking and biking to and from school. The study, entitled “Impact of the Safe Routes … Continued