Is There A Pattern?

Urban Investigations

Is There A Pattern?

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

Your School, Your Choice!

Making Policy Public

Your School, Your Choice!

Food Stamped

City Studies

Food Stamped

Ready, Set, Apply!

Technical Assistance

Ready, Set, Apply!

news, launch event

On Thursday, June 21st, nearly 60 people tuned in for the student debut of DataFace!, an investigation into facial recognition technology. CUP worked with students from the Bronx School for Law, Government & Justice and Teaching Artist Hugo Rojas to investigate ... more

launch event

Join CUP for the online debut of Health Inside & Out

news

As parents and educators continue to adapt to remote learning, we’re sharing some resources and tips that can help bring project-based learning into your home!

news, launch event

You’re invited to the online debut of DataFace!

news

Many people across New York are forced to choose between paying their utility bills and paying for basic necessities like food, medication, and school supplies. But during the COVID-19 crisis, water, gas and electric companies can’t shut off service for anyone, ... more

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For our latest installment of Meet the Teaching Artist, we sat down with Marianna Olinger!

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As the impacts of the pandemic and the ways it exacerbates racial and economic inequities are becoming clearer, our focus at CUP is also clear. Every day we’re making sure that individuals from marginalized communities have the information they need ... more

launch event

On April 30, 2020 students from Life Sciences Secondary School and Teaching Artist Stephen Kwok debuted Swipe Out, live to an online audience! Swipe Out investigates how the MTA’s crackdown on fare evasion impacts New Yorkers.  Check out the ... more

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More New Yorkers than ever are trying to get public assistance to meet basic needs during the COVID-19 crisis. The project we created with the Safety Net Project and design studio All Other Services can help navigate this complex process.

launch event, news

Shine A Light On Your Utility Rights is now available in Spanish!

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The NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development recently launched a short video using CUP visuals to help people apply for affordable housing online, while in-person city services are temporarily paused.

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We are sad to announce that we are cancelling the CUP Fellowship for Change in Design for 2020. We plan to resume the program in 2021.

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

ICEbreaker

City Studies

ICEbreaker

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Making Policy Public

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

We Own It

Making Policy Public

We Own It

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Public Access Design

Stand Up to Clean Up!