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Iowa City Receives $200K Grant to Actualize Students' Adaptation Plan

The City of Iowa City has been awarded a $200,000 grant to begin implementing the Adaptation Plan for the Terry Trueblood Natural Area.

2019 Iowa APA Conference Poster Winners All from Univ. of Iowa

The University of Iowa planning students took first, second and third place at the recent American Planning Association Iowa Chapter annual conference poster contest.

Regents Approve New MPA Degree

September 23, 2019

At its September 2019 meeting, the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, approved the University of Iowa’s proposal to add a Master of Public Affairs degree to its Graduate College.

Come Learn What Planners Do!

On Friday, Oct. 4th, Urban and Regional Planning will hold an Open House for prospective students, in conjunction with Grad at Iowa Day.

Small Towns Across Iowa Receive Big Benefits from Students’ Work

Graduate students in Urban and Regional Planning (URP) have a unique opportunity at UI  that prepares them for work after graduation and assists Iowa communities in the process.

Anthony Contributes to WalletHub Article

Associate Professor Jerry Anthony was recently contacted by the website WalletHub to give an expert opinion for their article, “2019’s Best Big Cities to Live in.

App Idea for Planners Wins Second Place in Student Competition

Entrepreneurism can be an important part of a city’s economic development.