Now showing items 1-20 of 2012

    • Urban Planning Academics: Tweets and Citations 

      Sanchez, Thomas W. (Cogitatio, 2021-02-24)
      This article discusses the relationship between Twitter usage and scholarly citations by urban planning academics in the U.S. and Canada. Social media and academic publications may be considered separate activities by some, ...
    • Innovations and Development in Urban Planning Scholarship and Research 

      Sanchez, Thomas W. (Cogitatio, 2021-02-24)
      Urban planning is characterized by involving a wide range of experts from a variety of fields. Therefore, planning research draws upon each of these fields in how it interprets an examines the natural and built environment ...
    • Addressing the Contribution of Indirect Potable Reuse to Inland Freshwater Salinization 

      Bhide, Shantanu V.; Grant, Stanley B.; Parker, Emily A.; Rippy, Megan A.; Godrej, Adil; Kaushal, Sujay; Prelewicz, Gregory; Saji, Niffy; Curtis, Shannon; Vikesland, Peter J.; Maile-Moskowitz, Ayella; Edwards, Marc A.; Lopez, Kathryn; Birkland, Thomas A.; Schenk, Todd (2021-02-02)
      Inland freshwater salinity is rising worldwide, a phenomenon called the freshwater salinization syndrome (FSS). We investigate a potential conflict between managing the FSS and indirect potable reuse, the practice of ...
    • Rethinking US Policy Toward Iran: A Forum 

      Razavi, Negar; Entessar, Nader; Homayounvash, Mohammad; Fathollah-Nejad, Ali; Boroujerdi, Mehrzad; Ghazvinian, John (Middle East Report, 2020-05-27)
      While US relations with Iran have been adversarial since the 1979 Islamic revolution, President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA) in 2018 and his belligerent implementation of a “maximum pressure” ...
    • Central Banks and the Governance of Monetary Space 

      Bieri, David S. (2019-04-04)
    • Better by Design? Architecture, Urban Planning, and the Good City 

      Knox, Paul L. (Virginia Tech Publishing, 2020-10-09)
      The design professions—architecture, city planning, landscape architecture, and urban design—share a great deal in terms of intellectual antecedents, professional ideals, and praxis. In particular, they share a commitment ...
    • Luray, VA: Conceptual Plan for the Page County Community Space 

      Proctor, Nicholaus; Gilboy, Elizabeth (2020-12-10)
      Page County has a 10-acre undeveloped parcel located in the Town of Luray limits. This gateway parcel has frontage off of HWY 211 going east toward Shenandoah National Park and Route 340 South into the Luray’s Main Street ...
    • Honaker, VA: Conceptual Redevelopment Plan for the Slate Building Property Final Report 

      Proctor, Nicholaus; Gilboy, Elizabeth (2020-03-12)
      The purpose of this project was to work with a Stakeholders Committee and the community from the Town of Honaker to create a conceptual redevelopment plan for the Slate building property located on South Railroad Avenue.
    • Search for Delicious, Solo Screening at Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

      Drum, Meredith
      Microscope Gallery is highly respected in the art and cinema world. Their exhibitions are often reviewed and selected as "critic's picks" in Art Forum and the New York Times. The gallery has collaborated with the Whitney ...
    • Rebel Oil Companies and Wartime Economic Governance in MENA 

      Ahram, Ariel
      Oil smuggling has become a major feature of the war economies across the MENA region but the contest is not just for physical possession of oil through seizure and looting. Equally important is the political, legal and ...
    • Das Geld im Raum: August Löschs Geldtheorie und ihre Bedeutung für regionalökonomische Verteilungsfragen 

      Bieri, David S.
      Der zeitgenössische Kanon der Raumwirtschaftslehre stützt sich---besonders unter dem Einfluss der angelsächsischen Literatur---auf die klassischen Dichotomie und beinhaltet daher nur wenige theoretische Ansatzpunkte die ...
    • VTIPG newsletter, October 2020 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2020-10)
      This quarterly newsletter provides updates on activities in IPG, including news, student and faculty accomplishments, and a letter from the director.
    • Tweeting the High Line Life: A Social Media Lens on Urban Green Spaces 

      Sim, Jisoo; Miller, Patrick; Swarup, Samarth (MDPI, 2020-10-27)
      The objective of this study is to investigate elevated parks as urban green spaces using social media data analytics. Two popular elevated parks, the High Line Park in New York and the 606 in Chicago, were selected as the ...
    • Catawba Sustainability Center and Catawba Hospital Renewable Energy Site Planning Process Study 

      Meyers, Ron; Carstensen, Laurence William Jr.; Ford, W. Mark; Grant, Elizabeth J.; Klopfer, Scott; Schenk, Todd; Taylor, Adam (Virginia Tech, 2020-09-29)
      The transdisciplinary Renewable Energy Facilities Siting Project produced a white paper outlining their proof-of-concept using a case study from the Catawba Valley.
    • Epistemological Framework for Computer Simulations in Building Science Research: Insights from Theory and Practice 

      Kalua, Amos; Jones, James (MDPI, 2020-10-22)
      Computer simulations are widely used within the area of building science research. Building science research deals with the physical phenomena that affect buildings, including heat and mass transfer, lighting and acoustic ...
    • Policy Brief: Ending DACA Would Limit Access to Higher Education in Ten States 

      Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration; Ulead Network (Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration; Ulead Network, 2020-06-29)
      On June 18, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 vote to maintain DACA in place. The Court found that the Trump administration’s rationale for ending DACA in 2017 was “arbitrary and capricious.” The Court also found ...
    • Minnesota Measures: A 2017 Report Higher Education Performance 

      Djurovich, Alexandra; Fergus, Meredith (Minnesota Office of Higher Education, 2017)
      Obtaining a postsecondary credential increases economic opportunity, promotes income equality, and prepares the state to meet future workforce demands. Not all Minnesotans are equally prepared there remains an educational ...
    • Advising Undocumented Students in Rhode Island for College Access 2019/2020 

      Meetran, Tina (College Visions, 2020)
      Approximately 26,000 undocumented immigrants reside in Rhode Island and of those, 3,000 undocumented students ages 25 and older receive their Bachelor’s degree. That’s only 14% of the population. This report was created ...
    • How Many Unauthorized Immigrants Graduate from U.S High Schools Annually? 

      Zong, Jie; Batalova, Jeanne (Migration Policy Institute, 2019-04-01)
      In this report, the Migration Policy Institute (MPI) estimates that 98,000 undocumented students, ages 15 to 19, graduate from high school every year, a dramatic increase from the commonly used estimate of 65,000 students ...
    • 2019 College Senior Survey 

      Fregoso, Julio; Lopez, Diana D. (Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA, 2020-02-01)
      The Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP) has administered the College Senior Survey since 1993; this year marked the 27th administration of the survey. This report highlights data from 17,363 seniors graduating ...