An exhibition by Grace Lin of her John Bland Scholarship trip. Photographs, sketches, paintings and videos. Focuses on the industrialized cities of China, especially the buildings and infrastructure associated with the 2008 Olympics and the 2010 international expo. Monday to Friday, 9:oo a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Vernissage: Tuesday 9 September at 6:00 p.m.
McGill’s role in global secretariat could open opportunities for researchers
Published on Aug 11, 2014 | McGill Reporter
Written by: Chris Chipello
Montreal will soon become one of five global hubs for Future Earth, a 10-year international research program stemming from the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro.
CBC News - August 11, 2014
McGill's Farm to School Project (SP0100) Summer Camp Click on the link above to watch the full story!
PhD oral examination of Yoonchun Jung: "Inventing the identity of modern Korean architecture during the colonial era, 1904-1929."
PhD oral examination of Rafico Ruiz: "Sites of Communication: The Grenfell Mission of Newfoundland and Labrador."
Amale Andraos (BArch 1996) has been named dean of Columbia’s Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation (GSAPP). Principal (with Dan Wood) of New York-based architecture firm WORKac, Andraos is currently on faculty at GSAPP, and she has also taught at Princeton, Harvard, the University of Pennsylvania, and the American University in Beirut.
PhD oral examination of Ehsan Daneshyar: "Material Culture, Artificat System, Rituals, and Symbolic Meanings in the Vernacular Architecture of Masulih, Iran."
In the lead up to what is being called the largest climate march in history, the Peoples Climate March in New York City, come join the Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU), Concordia Student Union | CSU | csu.qc.ca,
In a number of cities around the world, residents have transformed previously derelict sites, ignored corners and over-grown verges into green and productive vegetable plots
Published on July 30, 2014 | Environmental Research Web
For example, in York, UK, an "edible map" reveals that there is garlic mustard and horseradish growing in abundance alongside the river, and plums will be available on a tree in a street in Osbaldwick by August.
Living in a city puts everything at your fingertips: From fashion and movies to social movements and political experiments, residents of urban areas experience most everything before it trickles through the suburbs and into rural communities.
Published on July 29, 2014 | Yahoo! News
by: Willy Blackmore