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May 27, 2014
Alan Plattus and Andrei Harwell just returned from a trip to Israel, where with Friends of the Earth Middle East, they led a three day workshop to further plans for the...
March 28, 2014
A draft of Sustaining Fishers Island is now available online, and will be presented on Today at the Fishers Island Community Center.
November 15, 2013
Work of Yale Urban Design Workshop Presented at Public Interest Design Institute at Yale on November 15. Read coverage in the New Haven Register.
December 12, 2011
YUDW Director Alan Plattus will be a featured speaker at the third Public Interest Design Institute, to be held at Yale University on January 13-14.
September 27, 2011
The YUDW officially launched its design of an office building at 105 Water Street in West Haven’s West River Crossing district today, in a press conference on site in...
May 6, 2011
Today, YUDW Project Manager Andrei Harwell will present his paper, “The Jordan River Peace Park: An Infrastructure for Shared Regional Heritage” at the Why Does the Past...
September 1, 2010
The YUDW has been awarded an “Access to Excellence in Design: Stewardship” grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to develop a conceptual design for a Naugatuck...