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Cartografika's "Harbor Island"

July 16, 2013

Custom maps guide grads to success

“Maps are about more than navigation”

The Future of the City illustration

May 21, 2013

Skyscrapers need more planning to serve growing cities

Most tall buildings are designed with too little regard for their urban contexts, UI researchers say.

Kartal, a district of Istanbul, Turkey, as planned by Zaha Hadid Architects.

May 14, 2013

Vital skyscrapers need better planning, experts say

Tall buildings need better urban planning to serve the needs of growing cities, UIC and UIUC authors write.

December 6, 2012

Top officials, business leaders focus on metropolitan resilience strategies at UIC Urban Forum

Top federal, state and municipal officials, alongside private-sector and community leaders, gather today for the 2012 Urban Forum at the University of Illinois at Chicago to discuss the issues metropolitan areas have been experiencing during these tough economic times, their responses and strategies to address those challenges and improve quality of life.

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