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Jonathan Maus

The Big Idea - Bike-Friendly Curriculum

In very few North American universities do students in planning, engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, education and health care learn much, if anything, about bicycling and walking. more »

Feb 11, 2013 Features

Jonathan Maus

The Big Idea - Listen to Your Body

“Listen to your body,” advise my husband, doctor and friends. It’s good advice. more »

Sep 25, 2012 The Big Idea

Jonathan Maus

The Big Idea: Match Your Home to Your Biking Lifestyle

Faced with a move due to a growing family, Mia Birk was determined that her new home would be somewhere that allowed her and her family to bike or walk for as many trips as possible. more »

Jul 16, 2012 The Big Idea (1 Comments)

Jonathan Maus

The Big Idea - Show a Little Respect

Empathy, respect, compromise: all keys to overcoming stubborn resistance on the path to creating more bikeable, livable, healthy communities. more »

May 18, 2012 The Big Idea