On November 4th, we hosted our Fall 2022 URBAN Annual Symposium in the Biology Research Building. A huge hank you to all those who helped organize the event! Here’s a short summary of what the event consisted of: Welcoming Remarks & Overview of BU URBAN Pam Templer, Director of URBAN, gave a brief overview of […]
Author: Aiganysh Ulanova
We are thrilled to welcome 11 new trainees to BU URBAN this fall! Check out their bios below. To learn about all our current trainees, click here.
We are excited to announce a funding opportunity for all BU URBAN Trainees that supports research or participation in conferences, meetings, or symposia (referred to hereafter as “conferences”). All trainees are encouraged to apply. Trainees who participate regularly in program activities will be prioritized for funding. Research Awards are made in support of interdisciplinary research that spans both Biogeoscience and Environmental Health in urban systems. We encourage proposals […]
Our Impact Intern, Aika Ulanova, recently sat down with URBAN trainees Kathryn Rodgers and Alina McIntyre to moderate a discussion on the concept of positionality in the workplace from various perspectives. Positionality is the idea that our personal views, values, identities, and social context shape how we view ourselves in the world and how the […]
Hiring a new Program Manager, URBAN Research & Travel Awards, and End-of-Summer Picnic & Walk. To find out more, read the latest URBAN UPDATE Newsletter.
Yasmin Romitti is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Earth & Environment and a trainee in the BU URBAN Program. Her research focuses on the nexus of climate impacts, energy, and health. Yasmin has a B.S. from Boston University and an M.A. from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna. On June 9th, 2022 Yasmin was […]
Congressional Briefing video, DC Trip, and more! Check out the latest in the URBAN UPDATE newsletter to find out what the program has been up to!
Join us for our Congressional Briefing on Thursday! For more on all things BU URBAN, read our latest URBAN UPDATE newsletter here.
Congressional Briefing on June 9 + dissertation defenses happening during the summer! Read our latest UBRAN UPDATE newsletter here to find out more!