Category Archives: Community Outreach

Welcome Back Message From the Chair

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR ULI Washington Yolanda Cole, FAIA Sr. Principal, Hickok Cole Architects   Members of ULI:   I’ve been a member of ULI for a large part of my career, and I am truly pleased and honored to have been chosen to lead the ULI District Council for the next two years as its Chair. As my first step, I’ve been conducting a “summer walkabout” of ULI Washington’s Committees, Programs and Initiative Councils to observe first-hand what our members are doing and how they are contributing to, and … Read More

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Special Thanks to ULI Washington UrbanPlan Volunteers!

In late May, ULI Washington volunteers worked with 240 high-school students as they participated in UrbanPlan, a classroom curriculum in which students learn about the fundamental forces that affect development in the United States. ULI Washington offers UrbanPlan at five high-schools and three Universities in the D.C. region, with this spring’s programs taking place at Bethesda Chevy-Chase High School and Robinson Secondary School. Through the two-week UrbanPlan curriculum, students work in development teams to analyze and respond to a hypothetical “Request for Proposal” for the redevelopment of a blighted urban area. At Bethesda … Read More

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