Increasing the well-being of all those who make their homes in the world’s urban environment, and creating more productive, livable, inclusive, and sustainable spaces are grand challenges of the 21st century. Urban research universities have a unique responsibility in addressing these challenges. In accordance with Goal 4 of GSU’s strategic plan, the Urban Studies Institute advances the urban mission of the University. The Institute’s interdisciplinary research and teaching is focused on a better understanding and effective management of the complex challenges facing cities and urbanizing regions.
- Urban Studies Institute’s Speaker Series Presents Willow Lung Amam – Thursday, March 8th at 3pm
- Dan Immergluck publishes “Old Wine in Private Equity Bottles?”
- Sam Williams presents The CEO as Urban Statesman to the Cincinnati Metro Chambers of Commerce
- Jean-Paul Addie will speaks on a McLuhan Salon Panel at the University of Toronto, Feb. 7, 2018
The Institute’s research and teaching concentrates on three overarching themes: