Transportation Works Summer 2016

The latest issue of Transportation Works is now available from the Northeast Transportation Workforce Center (NETWC). Some of the key highlights of this issue include the two exciting events hosted by the NETWC that will be coming up in a few short weeks. The first, “Filling the Gaps: Professional Development Programs Designed for … Continue reading

The Role of Transportation in Expanding the Democratic Ideal of National Parks

Xiao Xiao has been studying at UVM’s Park Studies Lab for the past three years as a Transportation Research Associate. She completed her undergraduate and Master’s studies at Nanjing University in Tourism Management (2010) and Human Geography (2013). Her master’s thesis focused on the formative mechanism and spatial differences of … Continue reading

Robert Manning Published Work

Robert Manning, Director of the University of Vermont’s Park Studies Lab and a professor of environment and natural resources published a commentary in the April 13th edition of the Chronicle of Higher Education extolling the national parks as living laboratories that could be much more highly utilized by universities and … Continue reading

April Transportation Works from NETWC

              NE Center Updates Job Needs and Priorities Report We are actively collecting information for Phase II of the JNPR report. If you know of an outstanding program that is preparing the workforce of the future, please share with us.  We’re especially interested in … Continue reading