Young Planners Society

Pre-Professional Category


Academic Year
2019
Purpose
Young Planners' Society (YPS) is a career oriented network for undergraduate USP students and those who are interested in city planning and related careers. Founded in Fall 2018, YPS hosts weekly meetings that alternate between social opportunities and professional/educational development. Each quarter, YPS also incorporates faculty involvement and a community site visit. YPS is one of the founding sponsors and host of UCSD's annual Designathon, a weekend-long challenge that allows students and community members to provide solutions to campus planning and design focus areas. In addition, YPS aims to connect students with both regional planning-oriented companies and local jurisdiction planning agencies to facilitate professional mentorship opportunities for students. The Young Planners Society is represented as a nationally registered planning student organization under the American Planning Association (APA) California chapter, and is locally represented under the San Diego APA chapter.
Created
8/20/2019
Status

Current

Organization Type
Undergraduate
Organization Email
ucsandiegoyoungplanners@gmail.com
Young Planners Society Principal Members
Erik Mummemumm@ucsd.edu
Elizabeth Oweneaowen@ucsd.edu
KRISTY EVANSkbevans@ucsd.edu
XINYI HUANGxih225@ucsd.edu
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Organization Constitution

CSI Advisor

Jenny Kressel 
Jenny Kressel
Student Org Advisor
To get involved and learn more about this student organization please contact the Principal Members above by email directly.

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