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Recent student research topics

The Future of Mass Transit in Quito: An Exploration of the Trollebus

 

Food Waste as Practice at the Culinary Institute

Keep it Local:  Planning a Thriving Business Corridor in Boyle Heights

Visualizing Economic Democracy in Lahore

Transit-Oriented Development and Placemaking in San Antonio's Urban Core

 

Istanbul's Infrastructure and the Discourse of Neo-Ottomanism

 

Resituating Urban Revitalization: The Historic Center of Mexico City in 2001

 

Urban sprawl in Brazil: The applicability of the ‘Smart Growth’ model to São Paulo

 

Canning New York: How Can Collectors Navigate the Urban Landscape

 

The Brooklyn-Queens Land Trust:  Examining the Scalability of Cooperatively Owned Land in New York City

 

Aviation Ambitions in East Africa: A Case Study of Airports and Global Competitiveness

Patrimonial Urbanism: Situating Sovereignty in the Planning of Dubai

(De)mapping the New York City Subway

 

The Body and the Stair: Constructions of Health through an Urban Artifact

 

Kingston Water Runs Deep:  Watershed Politics and Governance in the Catskills

 

Waste Pickers in Brazil and the Future of Sustainable Waste Management