Articles from March 2012

Economic Impacts on Two Cities Affected by the 2008 Postville, Iowa Immigration Raid

Economic Impacts on Two Cities Affected by the 2008 Postville, Iowa Immigration Raid

Friday, March 30, 2012
On Thursday, April 26th, Gerardo Sandoval of the University of Oregon will give a presentation on, “Transnational Effects of the Postville Immigration Raid.” It will take place at 7:00 p.m.
Students Present Preliminary Sustainabilty Data to Dubuque

Students Present Preliminary Sustainabilty Data to Dubuque

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
The Telegraph Herald in Dubuque recently published a story about URP students' work assisting the City of Dubuque in sustainability efforts.
Nine URP Students to Present Research at Jakobsen Conference

Nine URP Students to Present Research at Jakobsen Conference

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
This year nine Urban and Regional Planning students will be participating in the annual Jakobsen Conference on March 24.
Students Helping Iowa Communities

Students Helping Iowa Communities

Tuesday, March 20, 2012
In the fall of 2011, Chuck Connerly participated in an interview about the Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities (IISC)  projects in Dubuque, Iowa.