Figuring Out FEMA

Public Access Design

Figuring Out FEMA

Voice Recognition

Urban Investigations

Voice Recognition

Don't Get Iced

Public Access Design

Don't Get Iced

Yours to Keep

Making Policy Public

Yours to Keep

H2 Oh No!

Technical Assistance

H2 Oh No!

News

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We pulled together an all-star group of jurors to help us select our next CUP Fellow for Change in Design. This year we are joined by Jerome Harris (top left), Wael Morcos (top right), and Carly Ayres (bottom right)

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Join us in welcoming CUP’s newest board members! These four amazing women will bring their deep experience and skills from the fields of design, finance, community planning, and affordable housing development to strategically lead CUP as we scale our impact. Sabrina ... more

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We’re delighted to announce our latest Public Access Design jury, who will help us select our Public Access Design collaborations for Summer 2020! This year we are joined by Jennie Encalada-Malinowski, Shannon Finnegan, Zoë Adel, and ... more

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We recently teamed up with the Safety Net Project of the Urban Justice Center (SNP), and design studio 13 milliseconds to create a guide to navigating shelters in the NYC Department of Homeless Services system.

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We’re thrilled to announce our latest round of Making Policy Public collaborations, selected by our stellar jury! Over the next year we’ll be working with these fierce advocates and designers to create visual explanations of complicated policy issues.

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Our 2020 cohort of Public Access Design Fellows recently kicked off the Fellowship by diving into CUP’s methodology. After some ice breakers, food, and reflections, Fellows learned about bail reform in New York and came up with strategies for how such a ... more

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It’s time for our latest installment of What’s Up Beyond CUP?, where we spotlight CUP’s collaborators’ work — upcoming shows, publications, and new projects — beyond CUP. Check out what some of our collaborators have been up to this year!

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Our Fall Youth Education projects are in full swing! CUP is collaborating with students across NYC to investigate social justice ranging from who is impacted by fare evasion, to the uses of facial recognition technology. By interviewing key stakeholders, conducting ... more

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Join CUP in fighting fear – and fighting for justice – today and throughout 2020.

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We’re so excited to announce our latest Public Access Design jury, who will help us select our first Public Access Design collaborations for 2020! 

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We’re honored to announce our upcoming Public Access Design collaboration! This fall, CUP is collaborating with the Immigrant Defense Project and designer Melisa Tekin on a guide that explains the rights of non-US citizens who come ... more

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Landlords resorting to harassment and other tactics to push out long-term or low-income tenants is nothing new in New York City. But now, it’s illegal. We just launched a PSA to help tenants understand their rights under this new program.

Safe Space?

City Studies

Safe Space?

Carbon City

City Studies

Carbon City

Get Support in Housing Court

Making Policy Public

Get Support in Housing Court

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Public Access Design

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Is Justice For All?

City Studies

Is Justice For All?

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

What You Need To Know About ACS

Making Policy Public

What You Need To Know About ACS

SERVE!

Public Access Design

SERVE!