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Jan 4 2021
Deland Chan, an Urban Studies alumna (with honors) and currently the program’s Director of Community Engaged Learning, is bringing her experience as an Urban Studies student and instructor to her work as one of the newest members of the San Francisco Planning Commission. Chan was appointed to the...
Nov 17 2020 | Stanford Daily
In Urban Studies 164, Sustainable Cities, students get hands-on experience working with local organizations that are addressing issues such as gentrification, transportation justice, and climate change.
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Jun 15 2020
Urban Studies minor Lexi Neilan '20, and major Elías Galvez-Arango '21, were elected to Phi Beta Kappa!
Jun 4 2020 | Stanford News
By Alex Kekauoha The Stanford student body has elected sophomore Munira Alimire and junior Vianna Vo as president and vice president, respectively, of the Associated Students of Stanford University for the 2020-21 academic year. Their election comes amid historic global challenges that threaten day...
Dec 9 2019 | Teaching Commons
In the Writing in the Major courses in both Sociology and Urban Studies, students produce original arguments based on new research. In Urban Studies, students write a proposal in their junior year either for an academic paper or a synthesis project, which can be directed toward an audience of...