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John Sanday, one of the leading architectural conservators in Asia, will be at the Faculty of Environmental Design on Thursday, Oct. 2 for a presentation about his work conserving and restoring the Banteay Chhmar Temple in Cambodia.
Most urban centres have allocated a huge proportion of their total public space to cars. Last week, a team of EVDS students showed Calgarians a glimpse of what else is possible in the space needed for just one parking stall as part of PARK(ing) Day 2014.
Some time in the future when you go shopping for a toothbrush or a television – or anything in between – and you look at the label to see the price, you’ll be able to see the product’s environmental cost as well. Getachew Assefa says this sort of information is appearing overseas and it will eventually be the case in North America too.