Monday, March 18, 2013 7:15PM
At almost any New York City bodega, you can quick-draw, scratch, or mega-million your way towards million dollar jackpots. Thousands of New Yorkers play the lottery every day. But how does the lottery really work? Who is playing, and where does all the money go? Who wins and ... more
- Anthology Film Archives
32 2nd Avenue (at Second Street)
New York, NY
F to 2nd Avenue
Saturday, March 16, 2013 3PM
CUP’s Valeria Mogilevich will be presenting “City Studies: project-based learning for a new civics education” at the Museum of the City of New York’s Teaching Social Activism Conference. CUP will share our methodology for developing project-based ... more
- Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue at 104th Street
New York, NY
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 6:30PM
Join us for a very special AIGA/NY screening and discussion of The Water Underground with CUP’s Valeria Mogilevich and Christine Gaspar. CUP will discuss the process and challenges of making this video that looks at the water we drink, put out ... more
- Bumble & Bumble
415 W. 13th Street,
3rd floor Auditorium
New York, NY
L/A/C/E to 8th Ave
Monday, March 11, 2013 5PM
CUP is seeking designers to help lay out ballots for voting in Participatory Budgeting in New York City. The ballots have been designed by MTWTF. Designers will be inputting text into InDesign documents, kerning, and managing some aspects of output. CUP staff will ... more
Thursday, February 28, 2013 8PM
CUP is looking for advocacy partners for Public Access Design, our new series of multimedia organizing tools.
Public Access Design projects are short, intensive collaborations between CUP, an artist or designer, and a community organization or advocacy group that is ... more
Monday, February 25, 2013 10AM
In June 2013, The Community Development Project at the Urban Justice Center, Hester Street Collaborative, and the Center for Urban Pedagogy will host a day-long conference, Partnering for Impact: Innovative Collaborations for Effective Organizing, to share tools and best ... more
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 6:30PM
Come out for an interactive workshop that explores New York City’s land use review process and looks at the re-development of the Domino Sugar Factory in South Williamsburg.
- El Puente Community Health & Environment Center
289 Grand Street
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 7PM
The issue of “fracking” is all over the news. But what is fracking? Who wants to do it? And how could stuff in rocks upstate affect people who live in East Coast cities?
Join us for the launch of the latest installment from our Making Policy Public poster series: ... more
- The Cooper Union
41 Cooper Square, Lower Level
on Third Avenue (btwn 6th & 7th streets)
Students from the Academy of Urban Planning present their project on Micro Untis. Their work was reviewed by three visiting critics Yeju Choi, a graphic designer; Travis Eby, an Architect and instructor at Parsons The New School for Design, and Ryan ... more
Students from a City Studies class at Academy of Urban Planning presented the Government in Plain Sight project to their peers. The booklet looks at government’s role in the neighborhood.
Friday, January 18, 2013 6PM
CUP is seeking a full-time Program Assistant to assist with our Youth Education programs. The Program Assistant will be working primarily on our City Studies programs, under the direction of the Program Director. The primary focus will be on the City Digits project. Through ... more
Friday, January 4, 2013 5PM
Call for a teaching artist to partner with CUP and students from Lyons Community School for a City Studies class on air quality.