Events

The Department sponsors a number of events each year. These events include professional development programs, as well as networking and social events. Join us for the next one!


 Recurring Events

College of Social Sciences Graduation and Urban and Regional Planning Department Celebration

Thursday, May 24, 2018

2018 convocation details are here!

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Department New Student Orientation & Mixer

Next orientation is August 17, 2018

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Next Department Holiday Party: early December 2018

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Upcoming and Past Events

The Institute of Metropolitan Studies at SJSU presents: How Places Make Us with author Japonica Brown-Saracino

May 2nd, 2018 (4:30PM-5:30PM) BBC226

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SJSU Urban Planning Coalition's Annual Symposium: Innovative Technologies in Urban Planning

March 17th, 2018 (9:30AM-3:30PM) MLK Library 225

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The Instituite of Metropolitan Studies at SJSU presents: The STEM Dilemma: Skills that Matter to Regions with author Fran Stewart

March 12th, 2018-(1:30PM) MLK Library 225

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Coffee Hour with Rick Kos!

March 8th, 2018 (2:30-3:30PM) Starbucks at Paseo de San Antonio & 2nd

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Orienteering at Tilden Park 

February 12th, 2018

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Brazil Study Abroad 2019 Information Session 

February 6th, 2018 (7:30-8PM) WSQ208

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The Institute of Metropolitan Studies at SJSU presents: Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City with Derek Hyra

February 5th, 2017- (5:30PM) ENG 285/287

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The Instituite of Metroplitan Studies at SJSU presents: East L.A. Interchange a film screening and discussion with director Betsy Kalin

November 29th, 2017- (6PM) SJSU SU Theater

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The Institute of Metropolitan Studes at SJSU brings author of Trespassers? Asian Americans and the Battle for Suburbia Willow S. Lung-Amam to SJSU for a book discussion

November 15th, (4:30) SJSU- DMH 150

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Autonomous Vehicles and the City

November 8th, 2017

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How can the Silicon Valley become one of America's great biking capitals? May 9th, 2017 (7:30-9:30PM) SJSU- WSQ109

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VTA's Next Network Event: A Step Towards Better Transit or Not?

May 2nd, 2017

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Symposium: Urban Village in San Jose

March 3, 2017

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Planning Skills Workshop

April 30, 2016

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Resume Review Workshop

April 12, 2016

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UPC Resume Review Workshop

November 5, 2016

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South University Neighborhood Community Conversation Open House

December 21, 2015

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Symposium: Pathways to Affordable Housing in Silicon Valley 

November 7, 2015 

 

 

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UPC Fundraiser at Folson Street Fair 

September 1, 2015

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Symposium: The Business of Commercial Real Estate April 30, 2015

  • A video of the event is available here.

 

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UPC Beach & Camping Trip(s)

Spring 2015

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UPC at Park(ing) Day in San Jose

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Planning Skills Workshop

April 4, 2015

 

Dave & Busters

Winter Event January 1, 2015

 

Fall Symposium: "Millenials & Boomers"    

October 18, 2014

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UPC Bar Night at San Pedro Square Market

September 9, 2014

 

UPC Board Game Night July 1, 2014

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Symposium: Taking it to the Streets: Place Making and Real Estate Development in Silicon Valley
April 3, 2014

 

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Urban Planning Coalition Presents 2013 Fall Symposium: "Planning for Healthy Communities"
September 21, 2013

 

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Symposium: The Future Real Estate and Space Needs of the Tech Industry in the Bay Area
April 25, 2013

 

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Transporation and the Triple-Bottom Line  

April 28, 2017

 

Presentation and Dialogue: Community Assessment and Engagement in the Spartan-Keyes Neighborhood of San Jose: Techniques and Insights for Collaborative Neighborhood Planning
March 19, 2013

 

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UPC Planing Career Event: Resume Blast & Interview Panel

March 14, 2013

 

UPC Panel Discussion on Applying for Ph.D. Programs

November 11, 2012

 

Symposium: Planning in the New Era- Defining Publiv Private Relationships

September 9, 2012

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UPC End of semester Kayaking & Happy Hour    

May 19, 2012

 

UPC Speaker Series: Juan Borelli - Low Impact Development Techniques  

April 10, 2012

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UPC Trip to Art Murmur in Oakland

March 2, 2012

 

UPC Speaker Series: Jefferey Wood- A Holistic Approach to TODs

February 28, 2012

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UPC Urban Planning Happy Hour              

February 23, 2012

 

Pre-Semester URBP Happy Hour

January 15, 2012

 

Symposium: THe Current State of Planning: Navigating New Roles and Careers            

November 5, 2011

 

UPC Tour of Mountain View Cemetary, Oakland

October 10, 2011

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UPC Speaker Series: Plan Bay Area (SB375)

October 3, 2011

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