Research & Outreach News

  • Group working together during a recent NCI training in Houston, Texas.

    The Value of CEUs

    Published on February 6, 2020

    NCI is excited to announce we are now able to offer CEUs to landscape architects.

  • Group work during a recent NCI-facilitated charrette in Novi, Mich.

    A Year of New: Part 2

    Published on January 14, 2020

    A continuation NCI's 2019 year in review focusing on NCI's accomplishments in service and research.

  • Training participants showing the results of their group work during an NCI charrette training in Raleigh, North Carolina.

    A Year of New: Part 1

    Published on December 10, 2019

    Take a look back at the training activities in 2019 from the National Charrette Institute.

  • Hand placing dots on a neighborhood plan during group work at an NCI charrette training session.

    NCI to Launch New Training Curriculum in 2020

    Published on November 18, 2019

    The MSU National Charrette Institute is set to debut their new training curriculum in 2020, which will combine the Core and Advanced courses into one, plus add new content.

  • Photo of group working together at Lansing placemaking and crime prevention charrette.

    Using the NCI charrette process to build trust

    Published on August 15, 2019

    NCI was awarded an opportunity to work with the National Recreation and Parks Association to develop curriculum for parks and recreation professionals that ties in elements of diversity, equity and inclusion, in part through building trust.