An Interdisciplinary Approach to Aging and the Built Environment

About New Cities

Mission Statement

The New Cities Initiative at the University of Kansas investigates aging and architecture through interdisciplinary research and teaching, and in cooperation with public and private entities, facilitates the design of intergenerational, technologically advanced communities to accommodate members of the baby boomer generation, Generations Y and X, and people of all subsequent generations.

Overview of New Cities Components

*Design by John Shreve


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