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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1PM

Hey Advocates! Join CUP’s Community Education staff members, Oscar Nuñez and Mark Torrey, on Wednesday, July 19th at 1 pm as they explain everything you need to know to create a top-notch advocate or community group application for CUP’s Making ... more

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 3:06PM

CUP is excited to announce the selection of Nicholas Johnson as our first ever CUP Fellow for Change in Design! The Fellowship is our new initiative to support the development of a pipeline of talented individuals from historically under-represented communities into the ... more

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 4:18PM

This year, we are celebrating ten years of Making Policy Public! That’s ten years of collaborations, visual explanations, and increasing access to information and decision-making to those who need it most. 

For a limited time only, we are offering four classic issues of Making Policy Public from the first years of the program at a special price: Vendor Power!, Immigrants Beware!, I Got Arrested! Now What?, and We Are Public Housing. Get all four issues for $25–that’s over 20% off!

Click here to order your set today!

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 4:02PM

We are excited to announce that CUP will join 60 amazing NYC arts organizations participating in the Racial Equity in the Arts Innovation Lab with Race Forward! The Lab will support participating arts leaders in developing and implementing strategic racial equity prototypes, ... more

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 12:26PM

What does civic engagement look like for youth today? How can students have an impact in the age of Trump? CUP’s Urban Investigations educational programs have always given high school students the tools to ask tough questions about important issues and hold ... more

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We are thrilled to announce the six talented designers chosen by our jury as finalists for the CUP Fellowship for Change in Design!

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12PM

What does it mean to be civically engaged? What actions are associated with civic engagement? How can someone under the age of 18 participate in their community? CUP hosts a Civic Engagement Day as part of each of our Youth Education programs where we invite community ... more

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Monday, May 1, 2017 2:49PM

Happy International Workers’ Day! Today, we’re celebrating workers the way we celebrate every day: by sharing and creating resources that help historically underrepresented people know their rights and participate in the decision-making processes that shape their ... more

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 2:32PM

There are only five days left to apply for the CUP Fellowship for Change in Design, our paid, year-long, full-time, training program designed to promote and support individuals in gaining the skills, contacts, and experience to help them excel in their design ... more

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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

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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

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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

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