Urban Studies


Urbanization and globalization are proceeding at an incredible rate .The field of urban studies examines the living environment of most Americans and of a rapidly growing proportion of the world’s population.


HWS Awarded NSF Grant on Evolution in Cities

Consentino Brad Squirrel Portrait AFarid 0016A new grant from the National Science Foundation will support a collaborative research project that, through a study on eastern gray squirrels, will explore the ways cities shape animal evolution.…
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Mays '06 Named to Top Economic Development Post    

Mays AmandaAmanda Mays '06 has been named regional director of Empire State Development for Western New York and executive director of the Western New York Regional Economic Development Council. Featured in an…
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