2018 Impact Award winner, Amanda Martin

Amanda Martin

Awards for Graduate Student Research that Benefits North Carolina Each year, The Graduate School honors graduate students in programs throughout our University for their powerful discoveries that cont … Continued

Evaluating Buyouts in Flood Risk Areas


As a researcher and a practicing planner, I am passionate about both equitable development and coastal environments, which has directed my doctoral work toward addressing the needs of vulnerable popul … Continued

Kirstin Frescoln awards

affordable housing in Charlotte

Kirstin Peterson Frescoln’s dissertation is titled, “Making Public Housing Work – Examining the Implementation and Impacts of a Work Requirement in Public Housing.” This dissertation examines what hap … Continued

Conference on Transport and Health

Cyclists on Road

This summer I attended the International Conference on Transport and Health in Barcelona—a conference fully dedicated to transportation systems and health impacts. I presented research on children’s e … Continued