ACSP eNews Weekly Newsletter



eNews Weekly

June 5, 2018

ACSP Featured News

Scroll down to review ACSP Governing Board election results...  

Win a FREE conference registration to #ACSP2018! All focus group participants will be entered into a drawing, sign up today! Winner will be announced June 19.


GPEIG adds new best paper award to be presented at #ACSP2018! Deadline to apply is July 31.

What is GDPR & what does it mean for ACSP members?  


Upcoming ACSP Deadlines & Dates




ACSP Values Statement Focus Groups  


06/05: 2:00pm – 3:15pm EDT  


06/06: 3:00pm – 4:15pm EDT






06/19: Book of Accepted Abstracts Published  


06/19: Conference Registration Opens  






07/31: GPEIG Best Student Paper Deadline


Member News

UAlbany's Department of Geography & Planning: Re-Enlivening the Urban Core 

University at Buffalo: Urban Planning Grad & Fulbright Scholar to Research Resilient Food Systems in Singapore


Governing Board election results

ACSP would like to extend our thanks to everyone who voted in the recent election of new Governing Board members ... what a great response!

The newly elected regional representatives will begin their two-year terms, 2018-2020, this coming October. Congratulations to the following:

Laxmi Ramasubramanian, Hunter College CUNY
(re-elected for a second term)

Sid Sen, Morgan State University
(currently held by Kristin Larsen, University of Florida)

Shannon Van Zandt, Texas A&M University
(re-elected for a second term)

Charles Santo, University of Memphis
(currently held by Alfonso Morales, University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Sherry Ryan, San Diego State University
(currently held by Mike Lens, University of California, Los Angeles)

You will learn more about each of our board members this fall with a special profile series entitled, "Get to Know Your GoBo." And, a special thank you to all of our out-going board members for your service! 

Click here for a complete listing of ACSP board members. 


Association Contributor News

APA NPC 19 Call for Proposals Released: Deadline 25 June; New Research Track 

US Climate-Change Publisher, Island Press, Expands Catalogue with Planet-Friendly Cycling Titles 


The Lincoln Institute Is Pleased to Welcome Former Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr to the Board of Directors 

Advance Your Planning Career with Planetizen Online Video Courses 


Recent Jobs


Urban Environment Observatory, University of Alberta
Postdoctoral Fellow in Municipalities and Energy

Urban Planning Intern, City of Holland – Community & Neighborhood Services  

Member Schools: Post Your Open Planning Positions Here & Remember the First Three Are Free! 


Planner Profile
Jermaine Ruffin

Active Alum from
University of Michigan

Meet Jermaine


New Issue of
JPER has Arrived

Be sure to look for the special feature with Weiping Wu's Presidential Objectives

ACSP Presidential Objectives


Ice Bikes of Buffalo...

are the first of their kind available for public rental in North America. Ride one at Canalside on a frozen replica of the Erie Canal, which once ended in Buffalo!

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018