Urban + Environmental Policy + Planning
Julian Agyeman named Hartzog Award Recipient
9/22/2015 12:00:00 AM
UEP Professor Julian Agyeman was named a Hartzog Award recipient for his exemplary leadership in environmental issues.  He will accept the Benton H. Box Award, presented to an educator who inspires students and encourages curriculum innovation and an environmental ethic. Originator of the concept “just sustainabilities” – the full integration of social justice and sustainability – Agyeman has written six books on the topic. 

The George B. Hartzog Jr. Awards Luncheon will be held on Monday, October 5 at noon at the Madren Conference Center on the Clemson campus. The event will be followed by the George B. Hartzog Jr. Environmental Lecture, to be given by keynote speaker Julian Agyeman. He will speak on “Just Sustainabilities: Re-imaging Equality, Living with Limits” at 2 p.m. at the Strom Thurmond Institute on the Clemson campus. 
Penn Loh has article published about Land Trusts for Low Income Housing in Yes! Magazine
9/18/2015 12:00:00 AM
UEP professor Penn Loh recently had an article published in Yes! Magazine looking at the role that community land trusts can play a role in helping people to afford their homes. The article examines how land trusts can be used in helping low income families with raising property values in gentrifying neighborhoods. The article is available here.
Penn Loh Featured in Green 2.0's Leadership at Work
8/5/2015 12:00:00 AM
UEP Professor Penn Loh was recently featured in Green 2.0's second edition of "Leadership at Work."  In addition to his work at Tufts Master of Public Policy program, he has also partnered with various community base building organizations in the Right to the City Alliance and Center for Economic Democracy.  More information about Penn's ongoing projects are available on his website.  More information about the Green 2.0 "Leadership at Work" is available here