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Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning
Nelson Butten sitting with his laptop

Nelson Butten, a second-year student in the Master's in Public Policy program and the Director of Community, Family, and Student Engagement at Lawrence Public Schools, is helping to build policy that positively impacts his community of Lawrence, MA.

UEP faculty and students smiling together

Students and faculty explain how they're continuing to work and study.

Graduate student Zoe Ackerman

Courses in program evaluation and statistics feed into community-based research.

Savannah-Nicole Villalba and Luisa Santos featured next to community partners

Savannah-Nicole Villalba and Luisa Santos worked closely with two community partners.

Betsy McDonald

Betsy McDonald Llanwarne (UEP '14) was a beloved UEP student and a passionate advocate for clean energy and environmental justice. To honor her legacy, this endowed fund will support the research and professional development of future change agents like Betsy.

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