Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy Mon, 25 May 2015 15:36:24 +0000 en-US hourly 1 GPIA Student Pablo Cesar Santos-Pineda Conducts Budget Analysis Work for Section 27 in South Africa Wed, 20 May 2015 17:27:02 +0000 PabloPablo participated in the 2014 International Field Program in South Africa where he interned with Section 27, a public interest law firm seeking to influence, develop and use the law to protect, promote and advance human rights in South Africa.]]> 0 Livestream the Milano Recognition Ceremony! Mon, 18 May 2015 16:42:09 +0000 Milano LogoThe 2015 Milano Recognition Ceremony is happening this Thursday, May 21 at 4:30pm at the University Center of The New School. Graduates from all of the programs are individually recognized for the completion of their degrees and certificates and awards will be given out to students from each program. The ceremony features speeches by two outstanding […]]]> 0 Larissa Ushizima Discusses 2014 Colombia International Field Program Work Designing Ecotourism Initiatives Fri, 15 May 2015 17:14:24 +0000 Larissa FaceIn 2014 Larissa participated in the International Field Program (IFP) to Colombia where she worked with a local government to help strengthen community engagement mechanisms for designing ecotourism initiatives. She applied this work to her thesis, which analyzes tourism-agriculture linkages in Brazil and traveled to Bonito, Brazil during January 2015 to conduct field research after receiving a small award from the Milano School.]]> 0 Five EPSM Students Named EDF Climate Corps Fellows Wed, 13 May 2015 17:34:10 +0000 110616-climatecorps2-wWe are proud to announce that five students from the Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management (EPSM) program have won Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) post-graduate Climate Corps fellowships.  EDF describes these highly selective fellowships as their “premier fellowship program.”  Winners are given an intensive week-long training session, and then placed with organizations to work on customized energy […]]]> 0 Urban Policy Professors Publish Article in Housing Policy Debate Journal Tue, 12 May 2015 17:57:32 +0000 meltzer and schwartzProfessors of Urban Policy Rachel Meltzer and Alex Schwartz have published an article in Housing Policy Debate, a leading journal in the field, about the effect of housing affordability on health among renters in New York City. In their article, entitled “Housing Affordability and Health: Evidence From New York City,” Meltzer and Schwartz find that higher out-of-pocket rent burdens […]]]> 0