25th Anniversary - Virtual Special Issue Journal of Urban Technology

Journal of Urban Technology

When we first conceived of this journal, JUT’s managing editor and my wife, Maryann Donato and I were celebrating our twenty-fifth wedding anniversary.  Our children had left us “empty nesters”, so we made room in our house for a “brain child”.  Recently, having celebrated our fiftieth wedding anniversary, we now celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of Journal of Urban Technology.

For the first four years of its existence, the journal was a “mom and pop” operation emanating from our kitchen table. With help from colleagues at New York City College of Technology (CUNY) and the support of early board members, articles were acquired, reviewed, edited, and typeset into “camera-ready copy”.  Printing and distribution costs were covered by modest early grants from NYNEX, Con Edison, and Teleport Communications… | Read the full intro here