CSUN Urban Studies and Planning professor Henrik Minassians, with the help of CSUN students, contributes to plan to curb sex trafficking in Van Nuys by using "environmental manipulation to disrupt illicit activity." Read more
Geography is often seen as something taught in a classroom or used by a street planner. California State University, Northridge urban planning professor Henrik Minassians is creating maps for a different use — to help end human trafficking on the streets of South Los Angeles, San Fernando and Pomona. Continue reading about the CSUN Urban Planning Project.
In an 1,162-word story from the Dec. 7, 2014, edition of the Los Angeles Times, James Ring ’70 (Psychology), ’72 (Urban Studies) isn’t mentioned until the 966th word. His part in the story takes up very little real estate — just 89 words.
Urban Studies Alumnus, James Ring was honored at the 18th Annual Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony held on April 16, 2016. This award recognizes Jim's achievements and the esteem he has brought to the university through his work, service and dedication. Read more