Meet the Gun Laws

City Studies

Meet the Gun Laws

From Shelter to Apartment

Making Policy Public

From Shelter to Apartment

Get Support in Housing Court

Making Policy Public

Get Support in Housing Court

I Got Arrested! Now What?

Making Policy Public

I Got Arrested! Now What?

Prison Profits: Who Pays The Price

City Studies

Prison Profits: Who Pays The Price

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Technical Assistance

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Talk

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Please join Minneapolis College of Art and Design on Wednesday, November 18th at 12:00 PM for Slow Burning Fire: Public Engagement with Christine Gaspar and Brooklyn-based artist Hank Willis Thomas.

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How is the pandemic and its impacts affecting community-engaged design practices now and in the future? CUP recently hosted a panel discussion where leaders in the community-engaged design field held an honest, open-ended conversation about the current challenges, risks, and ... more

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How is the pandemic and its impacts affecting community-engaged design practices now and in the future? Leaders in the field from across the US will engage in an open, exploratory conversation about the current challenges, risks, and opportunities of using participatory ... more

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Last month, CUP’s ED Christine Gaspar and Board Member Inbar Kishoni spoke at Agency: An Architect’s Tools for Civic Engagement, hosted by the AIANY Civic Leadership Program.

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For our friends out West, don’t miss CUP at University of California, Berkeley on September 19th! ED Christine Gaspar will present on CUP’s methods for working with people from historically underrepresented communities to break down and represent complex ... more

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CUP is coming to MIT! On April 19th, Christine will present on CUP’s methods for working with people from historically underrepresented communities to break down and represent complex urban issues; lessons learned along the way; and how CUP is working to shape the ... more

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Recently CUP had the opportunity to participate in the Bauhaus Dessau’s Centenary Program through the Festival School Fundamental. As part of the Festival, a group of 15 organizations and institutions from around the world came together as the Parliament of Schools to ... more

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For our friends out West, don’t miss CUP in Arizona! On April 10th, Executive Director Christine Gaspar, will present with social designer Liz Ogbu at Arizona State University. As a part of the Design School Lectures on Experimentation, Christine and Liz will ... more

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This week, Executive Director Christine Gaspar, presented at the CUSP Conference, a design conference held at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.
Click here for more details on the event and fantastic panel of presenters!

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Saturday, June 23, 2018 1:45PM

Executive Director of CUP Christine Gaspar will be on a panel on Social Entrepreneurship as a Practice Model at the AIA Annual Conference. She will be joined by Garrett Jacobs, Executive Director of Open Architecture Collaborative, Vanna Whitney, Senior Associate of AIA, ... more

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018 9AM

CUP’s Community Education Program Director Ingrid Haftel and Community Education Program Manager Oscar Nuñez will be participating in the Center for Family Life symposium, Sanctuary Families: Preparing and Protecting Our Immigrant Neighbors. The discussion ... more

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Friday, September 15, 2017 9:15AM

CUP’s Executive Director, Christine Gaspar, will be speaking at the 2017 Design Matters Conference in Chicago, IL! The Design Matters Conference is an annual meeting that seeks to bring top designers, journalists, and civic leaders into exploratory dialogue with ... more
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Soda Census

City Studies

Soda Census

Is Suspension The Solution?

City Studies

Is Suspension The Solution?

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Making Policy Public

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

Now Boarding

Urban Investigations

Now Boarding

Seeking Sanctuary

Urban Investigations

Seeking Sanctuary

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!