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Call for Papers - "Urban Animal Welfare Policies and Practices"

Call for Papers - "Urban Animal Welfare Policies and Practices"

August 8, 2019

Special Issue of Animals - "Urban Animal Welfare Policies and Practices", Deadline for manuscript submissions: 29 February 2020.

Study Abroad Rome 2019

Study Abroad Rome 2019

June 16, 2019

UPDATED 07/02/2019 - Greetings from the College of Social Science Study Abroad Class - Summer 2019

Journal of Urban Affairs - Year in Review: 2018

Journal of Urban Affairs - Year in Review: 2018

May 2, 2019

Top cited JUA articles from 2018 originally published in 2016 and 2017.

New Book by Igor Vojnovic - Handbook of Global Urban Health

New Book by Igor Vojnovic - Handbook of Global Urban Health

April 23, 2019

This volume offers a high-quality and comprehensive examination of global urban health issues by leading urban health scholars from around the world.

How single women are driving gentrification in Hong Kong and elsewhere

How single women are driving gentrification in Hong Kong and elsewhere

March 29, 2019

Gentrification is reshaping urban areas all around the world, displacing large segments of the population and making cities increasingly unaffordable.

GUSP 868/UP 868: Planning Resilience against Extreme Events

March 28, 2019

New GUSP Course Spring 2020 Online

Who should Fido fear?

Who should Fido fear?

March 18, 2019

As states around the country move to stiffen punishments for animal cruelty, Michigan State University researchers have found a correlation between the types of animal abuse committed and the perpetrator’s relationship to an animal and its owner.

Congress more divided than the nation

October 23, 2018

Zachary Neal, Associate Professor of Psychology and Global Urban Studies at Michigan State University, performed a unique study looking at political networking among all members of the House and Senate. He found that while thousands of bills are introduced each year, the average member of Congress co-sponsors only about 200.

Margaret Wilder, Executive Director of UAA visits GUSP

Margaret Wilder, Executive Director of UAA visits GUSP

September 17, 2018

Margaret Wilder, Executive Director of Urban Affairs Association, recently met with Igor Vojnovic, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Urban Affairs.

Hourani addresses Post-Conflict Reconstruction at the UN

Hourani addresses Post-Conflict Reconstruction at the UN

August 28, 2018

Professor Najib Hourani (Anthropology, Global Urban Studies Program) delivered a lecture at the United NationsHeadquarters in New York in August 2018.

New book by GUSP Faculty

New book by GUSP Faculty

April 19, 2018

The newly revised Globalizing Cities Reader reflects how the geographies of theory have recently shifted away from the western vantage points from which much of the classic work in this field was developed.