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Latimer receives Champions for Change Award
April 13, 2015 – Congratulations to Stanley Latimer, URP Lecturer, for receiving a 2015 Champions for Change Award!

URP40: Spring events
March 09, 2015

Faculty, student and community collaborative work recognized at Research Symposium
February 04, 2015 – The Service-Learning Project Award is presented annually to a DCP faculty member in recognition for superior achievement in Service- Learning, demonstrated through a class project. The award recognizes current efforts of faculty, encourages sustained effort and the development of new initiatives in the field of service-learning.

Barton and Littles pivotal part of SLA&P; retire after more than 30 years at UF
January 26, 2015 – Cindy Barton and Ella Littles have both worked at UF for more than 30 years. Now, they are retiring together this semester. “

URP ranked top planning school
October 09, 2014 – The Department of URP has been named a top planning school by the the Planetizen Guide to Graduate Planning Programs.

URP Celebrates 40 Years
September 10, 2014 – The College of Design, Construction and Planning and the Department of Urban and Regional Planning invite you to join us for, Land, Water and People: URP Celebrating 40 Years, a weekend of celebrating and reminiscing. The weekend kicks off Thursday, October 9 and concludes Saturday, October 11.

Steiner quoted in the Washington Post
July 23, 2014Ruth Steiner, URP professor, is quoted in the Washington Post.

UF Study Abroad: Urban Planning Brazil
February 04, 2014

School presents a lecture by Victor Dover
November 14, 2013

UF Alumni & Friends Reception
August 23, 2013 – Please join us for a fun filled evening during the 2013 APA Florida Annual Conference.

Historical Planners Infographic
July 30, 2013 – With growing populations around the world, a greater number choosing to live in urbanized areas, greater connections to a global economy, increased car use, and greater access to technological innovations, today’s urban planner’s have a growing number of challenges to address. The following Infographic from UF’s online Master of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning takes us through a brief history of some of the most prominent Planners through the centuries, and showcases some of the world’s greatest planning achievements.

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