Center for Housing & Urban Development

CHUD
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Leading to a sustainable future

CHUD’s mission is to provide leadership as a center of inquiry for the creation of sustainable housing and communities. Sustainable communities are those that:

Feature vibrant economies
Offer a choice of housing and transportation modes
Are closer to jobs, schools, shopping and recreation
Are less energy dependent
Help protect clean water and air

About CHUD

Our Programs & Units

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Projects + Awards

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  • Neighborhood Detox: Enhancing Resilience in a Hazard Vulnerable Area

    Yangdi Wang was awarded the 2016 National ASLA Honor Award in the Student Community Service category.
  • Climate Change Armor

    Zixu Qiao was awarded the 2018 CELA Student Award for Creative Scholarship.
  • Climate Change Armor

    Zixu Qiao was awarded the 2017 National ASLA Honor Award in the Analysis and Planning category.
  • Sifting the Landscape: Transforming Vacant Lands through Smart Decline

    Yuxian Li was awarded the 2016 ASLA Honor Award in the Analysis and Planning category.