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Geography and Regional Planning Department News

Geography and Regional Planning Welcomes New Faculty Member Smith

The Department of Geography and Regional Planning welcomes Jennifer Smith as a new tenure-track faculty member for fall 2016.

Posted on 9/15/2016 3:45:56 PM

Regional Planning Students Present Class’s Cumulative Semester Project

The project identified and analyzed issues pertaining to the walkability of the IUP campus, including potential safety concerns along the Maple Street corridor, as well as possible crossing improvements that could be made at intersections around campus.

Posted on 9/13/2016 1:45:55 PM

Geography and Regional Planning Alumna Cristello Earns Two Awards

Department of Geography and Regional Planning alumna Rosamaria Cristello was named the inaugural recipient of the Barbara McNees Spirit of ATHENA Award Scholarship by the Allegheny Conference on Community Development, and was recognized in Pittsburgh Magazine’s yearly “40 Under 40.”

Posted on 9/13/2016 1:41:07 PM

IUP Recognized for Excellence by Smart Growth Partnership

IUP’s Department of Geography and Regional Planning has been recognized in the Smart Growth Collegiate Partnership category for Education and Engagement Excellence. 

Posted on 8/3/2016 3:36:44 PM

IUP-PSO Wins American Planning Association National Award

The IUP Planning Student Organization (PSO) is among the four winners for the 2016 Outstanding PSO Award. The group participated in and organized a series of community outreach activities in 2015, working with and raising awareness among local city government, neighborhood, businesses and non-governmental agencies.

Posted on 2/23/2016 10:35:43 AM

Geography and Regional Planning Awards Scholarships to Incoming Students for 2015–16

The Department of Geography and Regional Planning recently awarded scholarships to high achieving freshmen and first-year students for the 2015–16 academic year.

Posted on 9/16/2015 4:20:18 PM

Free Talk: Visiting Scholar Ai Explores Spatial Pattern of Mosque-Centered Trade in China

Shaowei Ai, PhD, will present “The Exploration on the Spatial Pattern of the Mosque-Centered Trade in China: A Case Study of the Eastern Grand Mosque of Shunhe Hui District in Kaifeng” on Wednesday, September 16.

Posted on 9/14/2015 2:35:04 PM

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