MURP Students Present at TRB Annual Meeting

Today four VT MURP students from our Northern Virginia/ Washington DC campus presented results from a MURP studio class at the TRB Annual Meeting. The poster was based on a peer-reviewed paper.

The poster and paper were titled ‘ A First Look: Comparison of Users and Usage Patterns of Dockless and Docking-Station-Based Bikeshare Systems in Washington, D.C.’

dockless poster

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Streetsblog USA Posts Interview on Verkehrsverbunds

Streetsblog USA posted an interview featuring our research on regional coordination of public transport in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

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New Article on Active Travel and Physical Activity and Related Presentation at ACSP Annual Meeting

Transportation Research Part A published our article “Active travel as stable source of physical activity for one third of German adults: Evidence from longitudinal data,’ on their website. The article will eventually become part of a special issue on walking and cycling.

TRA Germany

In late November I presented this paper at the ACSP Annual Conference in Buffalo, NY.

ACSP 2018 Public Health

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Media Mention in New Orleans Advocate

Advocate

How do New Orleans residents get around the city? Here’s what’s caused big change in last 8 years

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Presentation at UCLA Lake Arrowhead Symposium

It was a great pleasure to present our research on regional public transport associations at the UCLA Lake Arrowhead Symposium.

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Students study sustainability abroad

The Virginia Tech News featured our ‘Sustainable Europe‘ course from summer 2018.

Students study sustainability abroad”

We will offer the course again in summer 2019, stay tuned for updates!

Steel Mill

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Vienna Article Featured by Cityfix.com

Our article about sustainable transport in Vienna was featured by Cityfix.com (World Resources Institute) with a focus on Vienna’s efforts for promoting public transport.

Need New Ideas to Advance Public Transport? Look to Vienna

Buehler, R., Pucher, J., Altshuler, A. 2017. “Vienna’s Path to Sustainable Transport,“ International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Vol. 11, No. 4, 257-271.

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