(From The University & Urban Renewal: Out of the Ivory Tower and Into the Streets)
More than half of the nation's colleges and universities are located in cities. They represent significant contributors to the character of their cities and to the definition of the urban environment. By virtue of their mission, intellectual capital, and investment in physical facilities, urban universities and their medical centers are uniquely positioned to play a leading role in their communities in powerful ways.
NYU undertook a significant effort to involve its neighbors in the planning process from the very beginning.
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Growth Progress13% Secured: .8 of 6 million square feet
The outstanding gains New York University has made in the past decades have given it the opportunity to be—and demanded that it must be—more reflective, measured, and strategic.