2017 Best Article in the Journal of Urban Affairs Award

June 6, 2017UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Award Recipients Per Strömblad (Linnaeus University) and Bo Malmberg (Stockholm University) The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 47th Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 19-22, 2017. More than 750 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around … Read More

2017 Marilyn Gittell Activist Scholar Award

June 6, 2017UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Award Recipient Samuel L. Myers, Jr. (University of Minnesota) The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 47th Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 19-22, 2017. More than 750 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the … Read More

2017 Contribution to the Field of Urban Affairs Award

June 6, 2017UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Award Recipient Susan E. Clarke (University of Colorado) The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 47th Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 19-22, 2017. More than 750 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world … Read More

2017 Best Conference Paper Award

May 31, 2017UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Award Recipient Elora Lee Raymond (Wayne State University) The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 47th Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 19-22, 2017. More than 750 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world … Read More

2017 Alma H. Young Emerging Scholar Award

May 30, 2017UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Award Recipient Anjuli Fahlberg (Northeastern University) The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 47th Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 19-22, 2017. More than 750 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world met to discuss … Read More

2016 Marilyn Gittell Activist Scholar Award

April 15, 2016Home Page Slider, UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Award Recipient Nico Calavita (San Diego State University) Award Committee Assessment Dr. Calavita’s record of scholarship and engagement reflects a clear commitment to confronting issues of direct concern to urban residents and their communities.  Such a record shows a clear respect for equity, an understanding of complex social relationships, in-depth knowledge of political and economic … Read More

2016 Best Conference Paper Award

April 15, 2016Home Page Slider, UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Paper presented at the 2015 UAA conference Award Recipients Theodore Pride (Wayne State University), Catherine Schmitt-Sands (Wayne State University), and Richard Smith (Wayne State University) Award Committee Assessment The Committee finds that the paper, “Does Spatial Assimilation Lead to Reproduction of Gentrification in the Global City?,” to be very well written, and that it provides … Read More