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  • Faculty & Student Research and Engagement (Rodriguez) — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    at DCRP I did GIS mapping and analysis for the Durham Chapel Hill Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization Elizabeth Yarnall I am a first year master s student specializing in transportation with a particular focus on economic development My current interest especially lies in making economic arguments for infrastructure which supports active living My background in environmental health and life sciences economic development enhances my study and research in this area Both as a master s student and even an undergraduate at UNC I have had the distinct opportunity to participate in research with Dr Rodriguez and his colleague in the Department of Epidemiology Dr Kelly Evenson Research areas to which I ve been exposed include physical activity in parks both in North Carolina and New York interviews of local residents surrounding park infrastructure and case studies of transit oriented development in international contexts of Copenhagen and Vancouver Scott Boone I am a third year dual degree student with concentrations in Environmental Sciences and Engineering in the Gillings School of Public health as well as transportation planning at DCRP My research involves the interaction and behavior of transportation networks particularly mass transit and aviation air quality and the built environment To accomplish this I use modeling and analysis tools such as atmospheric chemical transport models land use regressions parallel computing and geostatistics With Dr Rodriguez I am working to develop a model to link fine scale land use and transportation data with measurements collected from local air quality monitors Prior to enrolling at UNC I worked as a data analyst for an affordable housing nonprofit specializing in transit oriented development Alexander H Kado I am a first year master s student at DCRP with a keen interest in sustainable transportation and infrastructure mass transit bicycle and pedestrian My post graduate aspirations

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/rodriguezsupport2 (2015-06-03)
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  • Financial Assistance — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    Open House Process FAQ Financial Assistance Program Performance Text Increase font size Decrease font size Info Send this page to someone Fill in the email address of your friend and we will send an email that contains a link to this page Address info Send to Required The e mail address to send this link to From Required Your email address Comment A comment about this link The Department of

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/admissions/financialassistance/financialassistance/sendto_form (2015-06-03)
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  • Planning Specializations — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    Tracks Dual Degrees Other Programs Undergraduate Minor Course Listing Fall 2015 Courses PDF Spring 2015 Courses PDF GIS Library Resources Text Increase font size Decrease font size Info Planning Specializations In addition to the core curriculum taken during the first year in residence the department offers four specializations associated with professional planning practice economic development housing community development land use and environmental planning and transportation planning Sustainable development is the overarching concept for these specializations Each emphasizes equity environmental quality economic viability and social participation and grapples with the interconnections among these dimensions of sustainability Economic Development Economic Development focuses on planning for functional and sustainable regional economies and issues of income and jobs for central city areas Read more Housing Community Development Housing Community Development is concerned with the supply of affordable housing the revitalization of urban neighborhoods project development and central city redevelopment Read more Land Use Environmental Planning Land Use Environmental Planning addresses growth management at the urban and regional scales environmental management and policy analysis with emphasis on water resources Read more Transportation Planning Transportation Planning provides concepts and tools relevant to transportation policy and planning and in depth knowledge of the reciprocal relationship between transportation

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/academics/masters/planning-specializations (2015-06-03)
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  • Planning Tracks — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    year in residence the department offers course tracks that cut across specializations and serve to augment the core and specialization curricula These tracks are packages of courses can be taken as electives along with specializations Currently the department offers two course tracks Real Estate Development and Design Real Estate Development and Design Tracks These tracks combine coursework in urban design urban history feasibility analysis and urban redevelopment They focus on planning design conservation development and redevelopment of the city as a physical entity The tracks prepare students to become effective placemakers and contribute to the creation of urban environments that are healthful equitable and sustainable and aesthetically enriching Career opportunities Graduates of the Real Estate Development and Design tracks have taken jobs with state and local planning departments historic preservation advocacy groups real estate development companies and architecture urban design and landscape planning firms Planners with the skills and knowledge that this specialization offers are valued in the private nonprofit and public sectors Course of study Real Estate Development Track PLAN 765 Real Estate Development PLAN 760 Affordable Housing PLAN 776 Development Finance OR Business 826 OR PLAN 771 Development Planning Techniques OR PLAN 770 Ed Policy OR PLAN 752

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/academics/masters/tracks (2015-06-03)
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  • Dual Degree Programs — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    2015 Courses PDF GIS Library Resources Text Increase font size Decrease font size Info Dual Degree Programs The current MCRP requirements include five 5 core PLAN courses 15 credit hours five 5 PLAN specialization courses 15 credit hours 6 PLAN and non PLAN elective courses 18 credit hours and Master s Project 3 credit hours PLAN or 51 credit hours in all Planning students pursuing any dual degree must complete eleven 11 PLAN courses 33 credit hours plus the Master s Project 3 credits PLAN The remaining 15 credit hours come from the student s other Master s program either business law landscape architecture public administration or public health including Environmental Science and Engineering Any 15 credit hours taken in that other program can be counted as planning electives For non dual degree students the limit on coursework taken outside DCRP is 12 credit hours Some programs have capstone paper requirements similar to the Master s Project Students often are able to combine these research or practice oriented projects to help them synthesize knowledge from both fields When degree requirements for each program are fulfilled students receive the MCRP degree and the second degree Law Planning Business Planning Public Administration

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/academics/masters/dualdegrees (2015-06-03)
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  • Other Programs — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    Planning Specializations Planning Tracks Dual Degrees Other Programs Graduate Minor in Public Policy GIS Certificate International Development NEURUS Undergraduate Minor Course Listing Fall 2015 Courses PDF Spring 2015 Courses PDF GIS Library Resources Text Increase font size Decrease font size Info Other Programs Graduate Minor in Public Policy GIS Certificate International Certificate Network for European and U S Regional and Urban Studies NEURUS Document Actions Send this Print this The

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/academics/masters/otherprograms (2015-06-03)
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  • FAQ — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    Support DCRP Home Academics Undergraduate Minor FAQ Search Site only in current section Navigation Doctoral Masters Undergraduate Minor FAQ Course Listing Fall 2015 Courses PDF Spring 2015 Courses PDF GIS Library Resources Text Increase font size Decrease font size Info FAQ FAQ information FAQ Planning Minor Document Actions Send this Print this The Department of City and Regional Planning New East Building CB 3140 UNC CH Chapel Hill NC 27599

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/academics/undergraduate-minor/faq (2015-06-03)
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  • Planners' Forum — UNC Department of City & Regional Planning
    of the various sub committees with the interests of students and the goals of the department By attending faculty meetings participating in various departmental committees and working with other University organizations such as the Graduate and Professional Student Federation and Student Congress the co presidents and sub committees work to integrate student interests and the DCRP community into the larger University community as well as Chapel Hill Contacts Tim Quinn Libbie Weime r Admissions Committee Assists the faculty in student admissions decisions for DCRP Alumni Relations Career Services Responsible for facilitating student alumni contact and involving alumni in DCRP activities Disseminates important career services information such as resume workshops and job fairs and updates the DCRP summer internship job database coordinates the Alumni Panel for the Open House for prospective students The committee is open to creative new ideas for useful projects and events with alumni Community Outreach Committee Organizes opportunities for students and faculty to serve in the community through events such as habitat builds park clean ups etc Curriculum Committee Works to amend and improve the curriculum by fielding student concerns forwarding ideas for new classes and helping to construct semester schedules Diversity Committee The Diversity Committee aims to work on issues regarding race ethnicity cultural diversity and issues important to other minority groups including the LGBT community and non traditional students Members of the Diversity Committee address diversity in DCRP and in the broader field of planning Organizes workshops around race class and gender invites speakers who specialize in issues of equity facilitates an overall dialogue among students and faculty Social Committee Informs students of social and recreational events on a weekly basis Plans the fall picnic holiday party open house cookout and other large department sponsored events Speaker Series Committee Coordinates bringing outside speakers to DCRP

    Original URL path: http://planning.unc.edu/people/students/plannersforum (2015-06-03)
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