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Standing in a farmer’s field, down a rutted grid road, three and a half hours’ drive from campus, eight Master of Planning (MPlan) students from across Canada and the globe are trying to figure out how to save a rural county’s agricultural land, preserve its natural ecosystem and keep, and grow, its economic viability.

Associate Dean Bev Sandalack and FCC executive director Leslie Evans have signed a new long-term agreement between the Faculty of Environmental Design and the Federation of Calgary Communities to share resources and expertise, emphasizing community-based applied research. 

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Design Matters with James Holston

Insurgent Cities and Urban Citizenship in the 21st Century

Wednesday, November 4th
6:00 PM Lecture
8:00 PM Reception
University of Calgary Downtown Campus - 906 – 8 Ave SW

Admission is free for students, $10 for non-students. Public welcome.

Please join us for the third installment in The Faculty of Environmental Design’s Design Matters 2015-2016 Lecture Series.

Wednesday, October 14, 6:00pm-7:30pm
University of Calgary Downtown Campus Event Centre (906 – 8 Ave SW)
Admission is free for students, $10 for non-students. Public welcome.

You are invited join us at the Downtown Campus next week at 6:00pm on Wednesday, October 14 as we welcome David Gissen as our featured Design Matters lecturer. 

The Kasian Gallery will be host to a diversity of work this academic year. To kick it off, the gallery will be featuring A Project Four Domes by Endemic Architecture, led by Clark Thenhaus. The exhibition will run from September 15 to October 2, 2015 and available for viewing in the Faculty of Environmental Design, Professional Faculties Building. Clark Thenhaus will be visiting at the end of the Fall term to give a Design Matters lecture at the University of Calgary Downtown Campus on December 9.