Category: Faculty Spotlights

The Daunting Math of Solving New York’s Housing Crisis

By Alex Schwartz New York City’s unprecedented and ongoing efforts in the realm of affordable housing show what cities can – and can’t – do strictly on their own to solve a deep and persistent affordability crisis. Since 1987, New York has invested more than $17.5 …

Whole Earth Curriculum

Professors Mindy Fullilove and Leonardo Figueroa Helland are 2019-2020 Tishman Environment and Design Center Faculty Grant Recipients for their project “Whole Earth” Curriculum. The project will use teach-ins, workshops and popular education to help the Milano School integrate climate issues in relation to justice, sustainability, …

Environmental Justice and National Environmental Groups Advance a Historic Joint Climate Platform

  To confront the widening dangers of our climate crisis, leading U.S. environmental justice and national environmental groups today are advancing for the first time an Equitable and Just National Climate Platform. Ana Baptista, Chair of Milano’s Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management program, is one of …