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Professor Jaskiran Dhillon Joins Tishman Center Affiliated Faculty

Jaskiran Dhillon, Assistant Professor of Global Studies and Anthropology at the Schools for Public Engagement, has joined the cohort of Tishman Center Affiliated Faculty. Her research and practice focuses on decolonization, Indigenous rights, and environmental justice. She shared her thoughts on decolonization and the future of the pipeline protests. Q: What lead to you researching and […]

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Professor Andy Smith Publishes ‘Food and the Environment’

Andy F. Smith, of Part Time Foods Studies Faculty, has officially joined the Tishman Center’s Affiliated Faculty cohort. Professor Smith has taught food studies courses at The New School for the past 20 years, and now he has joined the Tishman Center to address social justice issues surrounding global climate change. Andrew F. Smith is […]

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Mehdi Salehi’s Drones For Refugees Project Featured in Greek Reporter

Mehdi Salehi‘s project, Drones for Refugees, was recently profiled in the Greek Reporter. Drones for Refugees is a real-time drone monitoring system and can cover the area of the Mediterranean where refugees usually cross during the day or night. It streams live footage of the refugee’s boats and their exact geographical location. These drones will […]

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David Bergman Contributes to “Sustainability Districts for NYC” Report

Assistant Professor David Bergman co-wrote, researched, and edited Sustainability Districts for NYC. The nearly 150 page report researched sustainability districts and related programs, and then dives more deeply into two specific programs: 2030 Districts and EcoDistricts, including descriptions of four existing districts in each program in other cities in North America. The report also looks at […]

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Zoé Hamstead Publishes Papers on Urban Structures and Landscape Function

Zoé Hamstead, a doctoral candidate and a TEDC Affiliated Faculty member at the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy co-authored and published two papers on urban structure and urban vacant land: Zoé authored “Classification of the heterogeneous structure of urban landscapes (STURLA) as an indicator of landscape function applied to surface temperature […]

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TEDC Brings #ClimateCitizen to SXSW Eco

This week, members of TEDC and The New School are in Austin, Texas for SXSW Eco, sharing ideas and learning about how other leaders, investors, innovators and designers are advancing toward environmental, social and economic change. Ana Baptista, Associate Director of the Tishman Environment and Design Center and Assistant Professor of Professional Practice at the […]

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