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Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning

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  • The rooftop of Sophia Gordon Hall

    Offered by the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning, the new multidisciplinary program will begin in the fall of 2019, with full-time and part-time options.

  • Justin Hollander, Professor, Urban Environmental Policy and Planning

    Reusing abandoned properties can transform those spaces—and whole cities, says Tufts professor.

  • Genetic screen of information; Photo: Ingimage

    A Tufts expert discusses whether direct-to-consumer genetics testing kits really work, their privacy risks, and potential surprises.

  • 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.

  • UEP faculty, staff and students at the 45th UEP anniversary

    UEP Faculty recently featured in the news, radio and social media.

  • Top of the Tisch Library Roof

    UEP’s Practical Visionaries blog highlights the innovative and impactful work being done in our community.

  • Top of the Tisch Library Roof

    UEP alumni are widely recognized for their technical expertise and their commitment to values that embrace equity, justice, and sustainability.

  • Professor Sheldon Krimsky and Hermann Field featured in the 1980s along with students

    UEP was founded by the visionary planner-architect Hermann Field who had a distinguished career in urban planning.