Urban + Environmental Policy + Planning
 
UEP Prof. Sheldon Krimsky interviewed in Tufts Now, Questioning GMO's
 
11/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
 
Tufts Now recently published an article interviewing UEP professor Sheldon Krimsky regarding his new book The GMO Deception. The article "Questioning GMO's," explains how the recent rise of GMOs has potential risks and more research is needed into the long term possible hazards of this food supply.
 
 
 
Penn Loh Publishes Article on Emerging Food Economy in Boston
 
11/9/2014 7:15:00 PM
 
YES Magazine recently published an article written by UEP faculty member, Penn Loh. The article "Land, Co-ops, Compost: A Local Food Economy Emerges in Boston's Poorest Neighborhoods" describes new enterprises that form part of an emergent, integrated food network in the City of Boston.


Graphic by Michelle Ney and Natalie Lubsen.
 
 
 
Professor Justin Hollander quoted in Next City Article about Social Media Influencing Cities
 
10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
 
Professor Hollander examines how studying “big data” can inform planning and policy. He and his colleagues have begun developing models to analyze Twitter posts for key words and sentiments, in an effort to harness “the free-flowing ideas and thoughts that people express on social media.”  Link to article.