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Urbs alum reflects on going "back home" from the diaspora

Read this illuminating and thoughtful article written by Meghna Chandra (URBS '13) - Diasporic Backtracking: Why I Came Back. "When I first told my mom that I was planning to get a master’s degree in Modern Indian History at Jawaharlal Nehru University in India, her eyes bulged out, and she said 'NO. You are NOT going....'"

Urban Studies Awards
Use this link for information on our annual Hassenfeld and Jacques Gordon grants, as well as other Urban Studies Program awards.

URBS-Related Internships
Here are some ideas for internships in Urban Studies-related fields.

Urban Studies Links
An assortment of helpful websites to use as a resource in your studies.

Senior Thesis Titles
Thinking about what to work on in Senior Seminar? Take a look at what our URBS alumns have written about in previous years. Penn WebLogin required.