Evan Dash is a First Year MUP Student at UB’s School of Architecture and Planning. Evan joined the Center of Urban Studies in September of 2020 as a research assistant, focusing on data analysis and mapping using Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Evan graduated from SUNY Geneseo in May earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography with minors in Political Science and Urban Studies. Evan previously worked for Ichor Strategies, a research and advisory firm based in Brooklyn, NY, as a GIS/Research Intern. Evan also served as an Economic Opportunity AmeriCorps member at the Rural Outreach Center in East Aurora, NY. Evan is from a small town in Westchester County, NY. Outside of work, Evan enjoys traveling to new places, and hiking with his rescue dog Jabba.