Your Guide to Welfare in NYC

Making Policy Public

Your Guide to Welfare in NYC

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Public Access Design

Stand Up to Clean Up!

What Is Affordable Housing?

Envisioning Development

What Is Affordable Housing?

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

open call

Monday, May 1, 2017 12PM

The Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) is announcing the CUP Fellowship for Change in Design, a new initiative to support the development of a pipeline of talented individuals from historically under-represented communities into the design fields, and to dismantle the systemic ... more

 

Thursday, March 16, 2017 6PM

Zoning law regulates land use across the city, and shapes buildings, blocks, and whole neighborhoods. It can be a tool for preservation or for rapid physical and economic development. But how does it work? And how can every day folks get involved in the decision-making ... more

news

Thursday, March 2, 2017 5:02PM

What’s better than one of our newest Making Policy Public posters? All four of our newest Making Policy Public posters! These posters will help this wild world make sense again, one complex policy issue at a time. For a limited time only, we are offering A ... more

news

Thursday, March 2, 2017 4:30PM

Finding a job after you’re released from prison is difficult. Some employers discriminate against people with criminal records, and explaining a gap in your resume is tricky. New York City recently passed the Fair Chance Act to protect formerly incarcerated New Yorkers ... more

news

Thursday, March 2, 2017 4:18PM

Enrolling in NYC public high schools is an overwhelming and difficult process. There are over 600 schools students can choose from and not all of them may be the right one. Many immigrant students and their families don’t know that they have the right to ask for help ... more

 

Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:44PM

For college student survivors of sexual violence, reporting an incident can be a difficult and confusing process to take on alone. There are federal laws requiring universities to provide support and protection from discrimination for survivors, but these laws are hard to ... more

 

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:46PM

CUP is thrilled to announce our Making Policy Public collaborations for 2017! We will work with four groups of inspiring designers and advocates to break down complex policy issues so that more people can be involved in the decision-making impacting their ... more

news

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:07PM

Choosing where to live, who to live with, and how to live one’s life are basic rights. But for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) it can be particularly difficult to access those rights. In the past, living with family or in group homes may ... more

open call

Monday, February 13, 2017 5PM

CUP is seeking a spring intern to provide support for the organization and on our Youth Education and Community Education programs. CUP is seeking a spring intern to assist with several projects, including: + Research/general project support on CUP’s Community ... more

news

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 4:43PM

CUP is excited to announce the 2017 Public Access Design Fellows. The incoming group of designers and artists will work with CUP over the coming year, and learn about our participatory design  methods. Several of the fellows will also get ... more

open call

Monday, February 6, 2017 5PM

This election year has been a challenging time for those of us working to dismantle the systems that create and maintain inequity in our society. As a resource ally, CUP will continue to support the advocates on the frontlines of the social justice movement with the tools ... more

 

Thursday, February 2, 2017 4:53PM

When our communities are under attack, accessible and reliable information becomes more important than ever. As our immigrant communities face new challenges and restrictions on their liberty, we wanted to highlight resources from the CUP archives that may be useful in the ... more

Block Party

City Studies

Block Party

The Internet is Serious Business

Urban Investigations

The Internet is Serious Business

Common Cents

City Studies

Common Cents

Test Ride

City Studies

Test Ride

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

The Deciders

City Studies

The Deciders

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

What's in the water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the water?