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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 since 1979 in Rome, Italy. The school attracts top students from across Canada and around the world.

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  1. Mar. 16, 2020David Correa's work featured in The Architect's Newspaper

    Assistant Professor David Correa's Wander Wood Pavilion is featured in The Architect's Newspaper. The Wander Wood Pavilion was fabricated and assembled over three days to demonstrate the wide range of forms and applications timber can have when applied to robotic fabrication methods.

    Read more at: The Architect's Newspaper

    Read more at: Canadian Architect (Feb. 2019)

  2. Mar. 13, 2020All activity for on-campus courses suspended for one week
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    From the office of Feridun Hamdullahpur, president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo:

  3. Feb. 28, 2020Philip Beesley at Gaslight District's Tapestry Hall
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    The home of the future might constantly adapt to its residents

    Imagine if your home reacted to your arrival — not with a robotic Alexa or Google greeting, but by physically adapting to your presence to make you feel welcome. Hallways might self-generate as you need them, and rooms would reshape to suit your needs.

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  1. Apr. 1, 2020Thesis Defence: Michelle Dingley
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    Of the thesis entitled: The Path Less Taken | The Intersection of Narratives and the Icelandic Landscape

  2. Apr. 3, 2020Thesis Defence: Amal Dirie
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    Of the thesis entitled: Nomadic Passage: Water Conservation and Land Preservation

  3. Apr. 3, 2020Thesis Defence: Soo Woo
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    Of the thesis entitled: An Architectural Implementation of Topology Optimization Guided Discrete Structures with Customized Geometric Constraints

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