Former western Massachusetts Congressman John Olver has died.
Partnered with Pioneer Valley Transit Authority, UMass Amherst LARP faculty and students conduct community-engaged research to enhance environmental justice via access to transit.
Public transportation enhances the mobility of all people in a community and provides access to critical services, employment, recreation, and entertainment.
Masters in Planning alumni Ryan Lundergan ('09) and Meg Reagon ('14) played a key role in the development of the affordable housing plan that was recently announced by Mayor Michelle Wu of Boston.
Congratulations to BSSCD Candidate Greg Poelker-McKee ('23) for receiving an Undergraduate Sustainability Research Award for his paper titled, "Cooked Nature: What three classic books on the American laws can tell us about our current struggle to mitig
Wayne Feiden received the Professional Planner Award from the American Planning Association Massachusetts Chapter. He was noted for his work as the Director of Planning and Sustainability for the City of Northampton among other accomplishments.
Faculty and students in UMass Amherst’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning are envisioning more beautiful, healthy, livable neighborhoods and regions through community-engaged research.
A new online survey led by regional planning students at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks Pioneer Valley r
On November 2nd, 2022, PhD Candidate Alexandria 'Ola' Smialek faciliated a small group discussion with the residents of Westfield about Westfield's strengths and weaknesses in a Master Plan workshop.
On October 27th, 2022, BSLA Senior Luviana McLean and Landscape Contracting students Sean Weber and Andrew Wildes received scholarships from hardscape manufacturer, Unilock. The Unilock Paving the Future Scholarship comm