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The School of Architecture at Waterloo is a leader in design education and research. It offers a fully cooperative professional program, and has been rated the greenest architecture curriculum in Canada. It is also the only Canadian school of architecture to have a permanent international facility, which has operated for 38 years in Rome, Italy. The school attracts top students from across Canada and around the world.

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  1. Mar. 26, 2017Waterloo Architecture alumni and adjuncts make the short list for OAA's 2017 Design Excellence Awards

    The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) has announced the short list for its 2017 Design Excellence Awards.

    Congratulations to all the nominees, especially Waterloo Architecture alumni and adjuncts:

  2. Mar. 16, 2017Jane Hutton featured in CCA

    An excerpt from Jane Hutton’s forthcoming book, Reciprocal Landscapes: Cases in Material Movements, titled, "Inexhaustible Terrain," has been published in the Canadian Centre for Architecture web journal. The text links the production and distribution of guano, used in trace amounts to fertilize Central Park’s meadows, to a changing global metabolic regime and slavery in the Americas.

  3. Mar. 8, 2017Congratulations to the 3MT Winners!

    The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition asks University of Waterloo research-based master's students to have 1 static slide and 3 minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research to a non-specialist audience.

    Congratulations to Waterloo Architecture students who placed in the Architecture faculty heats on Friday March 3.

    1st place - Christopher Chan

    2nd place - Georgiana Nicoara

    3rd place - Anne Sewell​

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  1. Feb. 10 to May 14, 2017Exhibition: Hylozoic Grove

    Hello, Robot. Design Between Human and Machine
    Vitra Design Museum, Weil Am Rhein

    ​The show features more than 150 exhibits including Hylozoic Grove by Waterloo Architecture's Philip Beesley and Living Architecture Systems Group.

  2. Mar. 8 to Sep. 8, 2017Exhibition: Sentient Canopy
  3. Mar. 30, 2017Rick Haldenby lecture: The Changing Architecture of Galt

    Join Rick Haldenby, Professor at the University of Waterloo School of Architecture, for a look at the changing architecture of Galt.

    From early houses and buildings up to mid-century modern, Rick will discuss the various architectural styles and influences over the years.  

    Please call McDougall Cottage to register at 519-624-8250.


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