Articles from June 2006

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity

During October 2005, a team of GPURP students, faculty and staff helped build a Habitat for Humanity house on St. Anns Drive in Iowa City.
Students meet Senator Grassley and Rep. Leach

Students meet Senator Grassley and Rep. Leach

<p>Anne Russett, Evan Barrett, Steve Brown, and Brian Craig just returned from The Legislative and Policy Conference and Planners Day on Capitol Hill in DC.
2006 Field Problems season  now in full swing

2006 Field Problems season now in full swing

<p>Solon, Iowa (home of the famous Beef Days) recently received an Iowa Living Roadways grant to improve its Main Street, and the City is working with Field Problems students to develop a comprehensive plan to revitalize its downtown.
IHOEP Conference Held on Campus

IHOEP Conference Held on Campus

<p>On April 27 the University of Iowa Department of Urban and Regional Planning co-sponsored the Iowa Home Ownership Education Project (IHOEP) Spring Conference in Iowa City.
Students Attend Housing Conference

Students Attend Housing Conference

<p>Several of Heather MacDonald’s Affordable Housing Finance students attended this year’s Iowa Home Ownership Education Project (IHOEP) Spring Conference held in Iowa City on April 27.