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Submissions from 2017

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Cross-laminated Timber: An Innovative Building Material Takes Hold in Oregon, Andrew Crampton

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Election 2016: Voter Turnout and Results Across Oregon, Kevin Curry

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Average Wage per Job, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies

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The Landscape: Tualatin, Liza Morehead

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Women in the Trades: An Interview with Connie Ashbrook and Nora Mullane, Liza Morehead

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: The Geography of Future Housing, Randy Morris and Sheila Martin

Submissions from 2016

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Boom Town: Prioritizing Preservation under Pressure, Linn Davis

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Living on the Edge: The Forgotten Tribulations of Affordable Housing in the Suburbs, Linn Davis

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Is Housing Making People Sick?: An Overview of Seven Studies That Raise Questions to Consider as we Incorporate Health Into Planning and Build New Housing to Address Shortages and Energy Efficiency, Merilee D. Karr

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6 Reasons to Relax about Portland's Recent Sell-Offs, Thomas Kerr

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From the Frontlines of the Housing Crisis: Two Vulnerable Tenants Discuss Their Experiences in Portland's Increasingly Brutal Housing Market, Thomas Kerr

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Periodic Atlas of the of the Metroscape: The Geography of Publicly Subsidized Affordable Housing, Meg Merrick

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Housing Cost Burden, Elizabeth Morehead

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Indicators of the Metroscape: The Young, the Old, and the Single, Elizabeth Morehead

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The Landscape: Walkable Tigard, Elizabeth Morehead

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The Landscape: Tiny and Very Small Houses, Andrés Oswill

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Looking Back at Planning Oregon, Henry Richmond and James Sitzman

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Periodic Atlas of the of the Metroscape: Warming Up the City - Mapping the hottest (literally) neighborhoods of Portland, Vivek Shandas and Jackson Voelkel

Submissions from 2015

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Go by Transit! Out-of-Town Adventures on Local Public Transportation, Linn Davis

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The Landscape: Carnegie Libraries, Linn Davis

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Self-Sufficiency, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies

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Make Way for the Orange Line and a Milwaukian Renaissance, Ben Maras

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Leveraging University/Community Engagement, Sheila A. Martin

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Work with Me People! An Interview with Mike Weatherby, Recently Retired Mayor of Fairview, Oregon, Sheila A. Martin

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Values & Beliefs, Sheila A. Martin and Carolyn N. Long

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Voters' Choice 11/14, Sheila A. Martin, Meg Merrick, Richard A. Clucas, and Carolyn N. Long

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Periodic Atlas of the of the Metroscape: The Power of the Pyramid, Meg Merrick

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Housing Affordability and a $15 Minimum Wage, Elizabeth Morehead

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The Landscape: Equity, Elizabeth Morehead

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Rock, Water, and Gravity: Alchemy Along the Willamette, Andrée Tremoulet

Submissions from 2014

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Nohad Toulan: The University in the City, Carl Abbott

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The Landscape: Urban Center Plaza, Carl Abbott

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Rekindling the Public Romance: Rethinking Civic Engagement, Tony Andersen

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Planning on the Map: National Awards for Newberg & Lake Oswego, Michael D. Harrell

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CUPA's Reach, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies

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Training for Change: An Interview with Dr. Jeremy Brown, President, PCC, Sheila A. Martin and Jeremy Brown

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Regional Connections, Sheila A. Martin and Jeremy Young

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Building Interfaith Bridges: Dirce and Nohad Toulan's Contribution to Interfaith Dialogue, Mark Rosenbaum

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Hiding in Plain Sight: The Baldock Restoration Project, Andrée Tremoulet, Ellen M. Bassett, and Allison Moe

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The Landscape: Activating the Waterfront, Jeremy Young

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Regional Connections 2: Economy, Jeremy Young, Shelia A. Martin, Meg Merrick, and Robert Smith

Submissions from 2013

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Exploring the Intertwine: 1,250 Miles of Parks, Trails, and Natural Areas, Ramona DeNies

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The Myth of Portlandia, Sara Gates

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Seeking Sustainability and Affordability: Native American Housing in SE Portland, Leah Gibson

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Poultry and the Press: Urban Chickens and the National Stage, Nicole Iroz-Elardo

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The Landscape of Food Production, Nathan McClintock, Jeremy R. Young, Taren Evans, Mike Simpson, and Jacinto Santos

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The Geography of Home: A preview from the Regional Equity Atlas 2.0, Meg Merrick and Kris Smock

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Change in Employment, Elizabeth Morehead

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Low and Very Low Birthweight Babies, Elizabeth Morehead

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On the Edge of Agriculture: An Interview with Narendra Varma and Gianna Banducci of Our Table Cooperative, Mike Simpson

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Community Breeders: Animal Husbandry in Portlandia, Kurt Spickerman

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Estacada, Jeremy R. Young

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Stafford Triangle, Jeremy R. Young

Submissions from 2012

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Changing Climate, Changing Behavior: An Interview with Angus Duncan, Michael Burnham

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Emissions, Michael Burnham

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Voter Turnout, Michael Burnham

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The Landscape: Goose Hollow, Michael Burnham

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The Landscape: Verboort, Michael Burnham

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Columbia Crossroads, Chad Deitchley

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: Planning for Our Aging Society, Alan Kenneth DeLaTorre, Tomoko DeLaTorre, Margaret Neal, Paula C. Carder, Jenny Weinstein, Michael DeShane, and Keren Brown Wilson

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Eastside/Westside.... The Changing Faces in Two Suburban School Districts, Kushlani de Soyza

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Early Inspirations: an Interview with Nichole Maher, Leah Gibson

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Making Way for the Orange Line: A Car-Free Bridge Provides a Transit Link Between Milwaukie and Portland, Merry MacKinnon

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What Chlorine Can't Kill: Cryptosporidium and our Water Supply, Amanda Pampuro and Dylan Grimes

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: The Dream of the 90s is Alive in Portland. Really?, Vivek Shandas and Ryan Dann

Submissions from 2011

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The Road to Damascus, Liona Tannesen Burnham

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State of Flux : An Interview with Former Secretary of State, Phil Keisling, Michael Burnham

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The Landscape: Cornelius, Michael Burnham

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The Landscape: Skamania County, Michael Burnham

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Health Outcomes, Michael Burnham and Neba Noyan

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Treatment in Miniature, Lisa Ekman

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The New, New Portlanders, Eric Gold

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Running the Region: An Interview with David Sobolik, Amy Jackson and David Sobolik

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Population is Power: A Snapshot of 2010 Reapportionment and Redistricting in Oregon and Washington, Jason R. Jurjevich and Michael Burnham

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: Deciphering Who We Are - Trials and Tribulations of the American Community Survey, Meg Merrick

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: Seeing the Past in the Present - A Snapshot of the Relationship between Urban Growth and Transportation, Meg Merrick

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Census Participation, Charles Rynerson

Submissions from 2010

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Radon, Scott Burns

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Hopping Mad : The Metroscape Has a Tall, Cold, Crafty One, Laura Nicole Cesafsky

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A Riverfront Park Runs Through It : A Bend in the River for Citizen Involvement in Portland -- 40 Years Later, Tim DuRoche

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Jobs and Gender: Does Sex Play a Role in the Region's Recession?, Mary C. King

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Black and White and Read All Over: Print, Profit, and Passion - An Interview with Peter Bhatia, Ben Lundin

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: Health and Home: Neighborhood Stability and HIV Outcomes in the Metroscape, Moriah McSharry McGrath and Gretchen Luhr

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Stimulus and Response: Is the Recovery and Reinvestment Act Working for Us?, Elizabeth Morehead

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The Landscape: Forest Grove, Elizabeth Mylott

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The Landscape: Sherwood, Elizabeth Mylott

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Foreclosures, Webb Sprague

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It's the Principal of the Thing: Guiding a Rural School has its Own Trials, Susan Wilson and Tim France

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: The Face of Density, Diversity, and Disparity in 20th Century Portland, Craig Wollner and Meg Merrick

Submissions from 2009

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Bike Wars: Hostile Forces -- Drivers and Riders -- Go Wheel to Wheel in the Streets, Kyle Cassidy

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An Analysis of "Bike Wars", Jennifer Dill

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Spatial patterns of air toxins in the region, Linda Acha George and Vivek Shandas

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Indicators of the Metroscape: School Meals, Elizabeth Mylott

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Indicators of the Metroscape: Stocks, Elizabeth Mylott

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The Landscape: Ferries, Elizabeth Mylott

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The Landscape: Wine Country, Elizabeth Mylott

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A Journey to Tolerance: Overcoming the Politics of Hate, Leanne Claire Serbulo

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Periodic Atlas of the Metroscape: Playing in the Metroscape, Vivek Shandas

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Bailout Strategists: Thinking through Philanthropy in a Time of Troubles, Vivek Shandas, Marjory Hamman, and Mark Holloway

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Name That Town: Why We Call Places What We Call Them, Rachel White