School of Planning, Public Policy and Management News

College of Design at TEDxUOregon: 3D Printing and Bite-Sized Rhetoric

PPPM Associate Professor Renée Irvin and architecture student Renee Dobre presented at the event.

Call for Applications: Justice and Equity Design Initiative Faculty Writing Retreat

The College of Design will host a writing retreat for self-identified underrepresented faculty of color and allies.

College of Design Faculty Tackle Affordable Housing Crisis in Oregon

Through the Better Housing Together coalition and in classrooms, SAE and PPPM faculty are working to increase affordable housing options.

PPPM Study Links Income and Bus Ridership

Assistant Professor Nicole Ngo finds that bad weather affects ridership more in low-income areas.

Chronicle of Higher Ed Highlights UO's Innovative Community Network

Students in 30 courses across 10 disciplines are engaged in helping communities.

DeFazio Talks Policy with PPPM Students

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman met with Professor Marc Shlossberg's bike transportation course.

'Good Drainage, Good Vibes' is EPA Winner

The EPA awards first place to a College of Design team for its Campus RainWorks Challenge.

Urbanism Next to Host Second National Conference in Portland

Participants from academia, architecture, government, and more will discuss how cities can prepare for emerging technologies.

SCYP Partners with Lane Transit District in 2019–20

The Sustainable City Year Program will work with Lane County on several connectivity projects.

Community at the Museum

The JSMA’s Reflections & Connections program empowers people with dementia and their care partners.

RARE's Win-Win Partnership with Small Communities

RARE builds a cadre of committed young professionals who can gain valuable experience while expanding the capacity of rural communities.

Creating a Better Biking Community

PPPM Professor Marc Shlossberg and UO research team use technology to prioritize sustainable transportation in Eugene.

Vandenburgh Named Interim Dean of College of Design

Vandenburgh, who leads the School of Art + Design, begins July 1.


Dean Christoph Lindner to Step Down in August

Lindner has accepted a position as dean of the Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment at University College London


Winners of Inaugural Tinker Hatfield Award for Innovation Announced

The award will fund College of Design projects in 2019 focusing on Portland’s Albina neighborhood and design for healthy aging.