Design, Social Justice, Democracy, and Technology: A Conversation with Eric Corbett, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

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Eric Corbett is a Smart Cities Postdoctoral Research Associate at NYU CUSP. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Savannah State University (a historically Black college) and a PhD in Digital Media from the Georgia Institute of Technology.… Continue Reading Design, Social Justice, Democracy, and Technology: A Conversation with Eric Corbett, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

Racial Inequity and Urban Health: A Conversation with John R. Pamplin II, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

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John Pamplin II is a Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate at CUSP, as well as an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow under the office of the Provost. He received his PhD in Epidemiology in 2020 from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health,… Continue Reading Racial Inequity and Urban Health: A Conversation with John R. Pamplin II, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

Data Action

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How can we better solve public problems with data? by Alba Alsina MaquedaFrom problems to challenges“Managing rapid change is a key preoccupation of the early twenty-first century”  -  (R. Burdett, P.Rode and M.Groth, Shaping cities in an Urban Age)Urban Age… Continue Reading Data Action

COVID-19 Research by Professor Debra Laefer Selected for NYS GIS Applications/ Dashboard Award

Congratulations to Professor Debra Laefer and  NYU School of Global Public Health Assistant Professor Tom Kirchner! Their COVID-19 research on “DETER: Developing Epidemiology mechanisms in Three-dimensions to Enhance Response” was selected by the New York State GIS Association for a a 2020 Fight Against COVID Application/ Dashboard… Continue Reading COVID-19 Research by Professor Debra Laefer Selected for NYS GIS Applications/ Dashboard Award

SONYC Project Receives $25,000 Grant from ConEd to Support K12 STEM Education 2021 Middle School Program

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Congratulations to the Sounds of New York City (SONYC) Project, who received a $25,000 grant from Con Edison to support the NYU-Poly Center for K12 STEM Education 2021 Middle School SONYC program!The Center for K12 STEM Education at NYU Tandon School of Engineering aims to… Continue Reading SONYC Project Receives $25,000 Grant from ConEd to Support K12 STEM Education 2021 Middle School Program

New Podcast: “Historic Preservation Through Advanced Remote Sensing Capabilities” with Professor Debra Laefer

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On September 17th, Professor Debra Laefer gave a talk on "Historic Preservation through Advanced Remote Sensing Capabilities" as part of Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP)'s Preservation Lecture Series.While ground-based commercial imagery and laser scanning have been… Continue Reading New Podcast: “Historic Preservation Through Advanced Remote Sensing Capabilities” with Professor Debra Laefer