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Urban Studies in the News

  • Tarry Hum authored “The Fallacy of ‘Industry City, Our Way’” at Progressive City. January 14, 2020.
  • Do Lee quoted in “They Once Were Attacked for Their Cash. Now It’s Their E-Bikes” at The New York Times. January 3, 2020.
  • Do Lee quoted in “Cuomo vetoes bill to legalize e-bikes and give relief to delivery workers” at New York Daily News. December 26, 2019.
  • Do Lee co-authored “Hey, Gov, let us ride our e-bikes: Immigrant workers look to Cuomo to end city’s discriminatory crackdown” at New York Daily News. December 13, 2019.
  • Aracelia Cook quoted in “No end in sight for hundreds of Queens residents left homeless by sewage flood” at New York Daily News. December 2, 2019.
  • Leonard Rodberg co-authored “Keeping the Lights On, and Saving Billions, While Addressing Climate Change” at Gotham Gazette. October 24, 2019.
  • Amir Khafagy, BA ’18 selected as a New Economies Reporting Project fellow. September 30, 2019.
  • Tarry Hum interviewed in “Will luxury towers edge out the last of the working class Chinese in New York’s iconic Chinatown?” at Vox. September 25, 2019.
  • Do Lee quoted in “What the Apps That Bring Food to Your Door Mean for Delivery Workers” at The New York Review of Books. September 20, 2019.
  • Tarry Hum authored “Made in New York? Innovation Economies and Immigrant Precarity” at The Gotham Center for New York City History. September 16, 2019.
  • Do Lee interviewed in “Bike Psych 101: No Other Commute Beats The Sensory Experience of Biking” at WNYC & Gothamist. June 17, 2019.
  • Khaleel Anderson, Urban Studies student, announces his candidacy for an open Assembly seat in “Khaleel Anderson Announces Run for State Assembly” at The Rockaway Times. February 21, 2019.
  • Melissa Checker quoted in “NYC Green New Deal has Trump Tower in its sights” at Al Jazeera. May 22, 2019.
  • Jing Wang interviewed and Do Lee quoted in “Short Film Shows NYC War On E-Bikes Through The Eyes Of Chinese Deliverymen” at Gothamist. April 1, 2019.
  • Dana-Ain Davis interviewed in “Citation as Spiritual Practice–Poetry, Love, and Black Women’s Storytelling” on the Cite Black Women podcast. January 7, 2019.
  • James Vacca’s legislation cited in “A New York City lawmaker is taking on companies that mine your face” at Fast Company. January 4, 2019.
  • Tarry Hum quoted in “After 20 years in real estate, this Chinatown resident is turning to art to reclaim the neighborhood” at NBC News. December 4, 2018.
  • Melissa Checker quoted in “Amazon Has New York Afraid of Becoming Seattle on Steroids” at Vice. December 3, 2018.
  • Dana-Ain Davis quoted in “Why New York Lags So Far Behind on Natural Childbirth” at The New York Times. November 30, 2018.
  • Andres Bernal co-authored “We Can Pay for A Green New Deal” at Huffington Post. November 30, 2018.
  • Tarry Hum cited in “With Change Bubbling, San Francisco’s Chinatown Strives to Stay Authentic” at The New York Times. October 16, 2018.
  • Natalie Bump Vena authored “Permitting Environmental Injustice at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency” at Progressive City. October 8, 2018.
  • Dana-Ain Davis quoted in “Why America’s Black Mothers and Babies Are in a Life-or-Death Crisis” at The New York Times. April 11, 2018.
  • Stephen Steinberg authored “Revisiting Open Admissions at CUNY” at The Clarion. February 2018.
  • Natalie Bump Vena interviewed in “Forest Foresight: Who Created the Cook County Forest Preserves?” at WBEZ-Chicago. October 1, 2017.