The Urban Land Institute's Hines competition is an annual event that assembles MArch, MLA, and MBA students together as teams of five for a fast-paced two week design charrette.


The objective of the competition is to brainstorm ideas for blighted neighborhoods throughout the country in the form of proposals, with feasible pro formas and phasing.


Together Jesse Benedick - MLA, Ryan Debold - MLA, Tony McGrail - MArch, Elena Pripisnova - MBA, and Ralph Shinogle - MArch as team leader proposed (S)Park.