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About
The Center for Urban Studies (CUS) at Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs continues a long standing mission of applied research and community service begun by Dr. Hugo Wall, professor and founder.

The Center assists public officials and community organizations in conducting research, training and professional development, and providing research, technical assistance and consultation.

We serve elected officials, state and local public managers, community organizations and professional associations throughout Kansas. The Center seeks to enhance the quality of public affairs by assisting with the challenges of governance and service delivery. 

The Center for Urban Studies provides assistance with:

  • Professional and leadership development of government and nonprofit managers
  • Education and certification for members of professional associations
  • Facilitation of community forums
  • Facilitation of governing board retreats
  • Strategic planning
  • Community and organizational surveys
  • Applied research on issues identified by government officials and nonprofit managers

Contact
Misty Bruckner, Associate Director, Center for Urban Studies
Wichita State University Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs
misty.bruckner@wichita.edu
(316) 978-6527