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Graduate students work to transform eight South Carolina communities
Posted on Monday December 03, 2018

Adam and Orangeburg Mayor Michael Butler stand between railroad tracks and a road talking about redevelopment opportuities in the areaCHARLESTON — Cityscapes, small towns and suburban communities are changing at a rapid rate, ultimately influencing socioeconomic factors and citizens’ quality of life. While it may seem challenging to tackle the breadth of issues caused by population growth, gentrification and commercialization, students in the Clemson University Master of Resilient Urban Design (MRUD) program are seeking solutions through a new one-of-a-kind partnership with the College of Charleston’s Joseph P. Riley Jr. Center for Livable Communities.