News & Events

Sara Meerow and Josh Newell Publish on Spatial Planning for Green Infrastructure in Detroit

December 16, 2016

SRN student Sara Meerow and faculty member Josh Newell, both at the University of Michigan, developed a Green Infrastructure Spatial Planning (GISP) model to maximize the ecosystem services of green … Read more

Masters and PhD graduate assistantships are available to study sustainable and healthy cities.

December 09, 2016

Sustainable Healthy Cities is a unique research network of universities, cities, governments, NGOs, and industry partners who are co-developing the science and practical knowledge that enables urban infrastructure transformation toward … Read more

SRN Seeks Post-Doctoral Associate at University of Minnesota

October 06, 2016

The Sustainable Healthy Cities Network seeks a Post-Doctoral Associate to conduct research in an exciting interdisciplinary program, focusing on Sustainable Infrastructure and Cities at the University of Minnesota. Particular focus … Read more

Network’s Annual Meeting Includes Interdisciplinary Skills Workshop

August 27, 2016

The annual meeting of the Sustainable Healthy Cities Network convened on August 25th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The first component of the meeting was a course for graduate students on Interdisciplinary Environmental Study … Read more

Co-PI Orlove Connects Urban Planning and Glacial Flooding

August 25, 2016

SRN Co-PI, Benjamin Orlove, Columbia University,  was a keynote speaker at the International Glacier and Mountain Ecosystems Forum, held 10-12 August in Huaraz, Ancash region, Peru. The event was hosted by a … Read more

Co-Director Culligan Contributes to Report on Smart Cities

July 27, 2016

A report from a National Science Foundation Workshop on Smart Cities held on December 3-4, 2015 in Arlington, VA was recently approved for release. Patricia Culligan, Professor of Civil Engineering … Read more

SRN Researchers Present at Gordon Research Conference

July 14, 2016

SRN faculty, students, and post-docs participated in the Industrial Ecology Gordon Research Conference from Jun 18-24, 2016 in Stowe, VT. The theme of the conference was “Opportunities for the Critical … Read more

Director Ramaswami to Chair GRC

July 14, 2016

Anu Ramaswami, Charles M. Denny Jr. Chair Professor of Science Technology and Environmental Policy and the Director of the Sustainable Healthy Cities Network, was recently elected Vice Chair of the … Read more

New Faces to the SRN and One Farewell

July 12, 2016

Faculty Please join us in welcoming Gabriel Chan and Cali Curley to the Network’s team of faculty! Gabriel Chan is an Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota. He will … Read more

SRN Successfully Presents First Year Progress to NSF

July 06, 2016

June 30 and July 1, 2016 Our cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation allows us to present them with our progress annually. PI’s Anu Ramaswami, Trish Culligan, and Ted Russell, … Read more