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Why Do Adjuncts at Temple University Need A Contract?

City-wide, contingent faculty are joining United Academics of Philadelphia (UAP) and organizing schools to win strong collective bargaining contracts to improve the employment conditions of contingent faculty. 125 more words


The Market Call (Aug 2014)

Factory Output Up 13.8%, BSP Raises Policy Rates

The economy appears to have recovered somewhat in Q2 as more economic indicators emitted positive signals. Factory output (as tracked by the National Statistics Office in its Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries or MISSI) expanded again at double-digit pace of 13.8% in May. 451 more words


Interview with Daniel Tobin, founder of Urban Art Projects (UAP), Australia

Daniel and Matthew Tobin are twin brothers who in 1993 founded Urban Art Projects (UAP) in Brisbane, Australia. UAP (1) is an australian based art foundry and consultancy which specializes in the realisation of  small (edition works) and large scale projects for artists as well as public and architectural projects would it be sculptures, features or wall facades to name a few. 2,516 more words


Welcome PGG and MURP Graduates!

I enjoyed meeting the new graduates in the Planning, Governance, and Globalization (PGG) doctoral program and the Urban Affairs and Planning (UAP) program this afternoon. We have a diverse group of students this year who come to Virginia Tech from various U.S. 49 more words

General Interest

The Market Call (Jul 2014)

Q2 GDP Growth May Surprise on Upside

Despite an acceleration in inflation to 4.5% in May and a slowdown in exports in April, Q2 GDP growth may surprise on the upside, considering the 1.6 M jobs created in the year ending April 2014, and double-digit growth of 12.8% in industrial output for the same month. 332 more words


Neighborhood Chat Boxes Archive

The Neighborhood Chat Boxes that were made during our inaugural public workshop have been archived below. Each participants name, neighborhood, design and prompt responses begin to tell stories about the places people live in and interact with on a daily basis. 139 more words