School of Planning, Public Policy and Management News

Design Ducks Earn 5 Spots in 25 Ducks

Congratulations to 5 College of Design Ducks among 25 Ducks honored by the Daily Emerald for leadership, innovation, and passion. Read about Renee Dobre from architecture and PPPM students Zoe Light, Rosemarie Oakman, Yomaira Janet Tarula-Aranda, and Preslee Thorne.

Architecture Alumnus Nate McCoy to Speak at College of Design Commencement

The executive director of the Oregon chapter of the National Association of Minority Contractors remembers the UO fondly.

College of Design Congratulates 12 Faculty on Tenure and Promotion

The UO promoted or granted tenure to 76 faculty members, including 12 from the College of Design. Congratulations to all!

PPPM Awards 2019

Professionals, students, faculty, and alumni were honored at the 2019 PPPM ceremony.

Oregon's Biggest Wineries

Data from the IPRE 2017 Oregon Vineyard and Winery Report informs the Biz Journal slideshow of the state's biggest producers.

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.