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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. Dec. 20, 2017Bryce Clayton receives Award of Excellence

    Waterloo Architecture graduate, Bryce Clayton, received the Award of Excellence for the 2017 Edmonton Urban Design Awards in the category Student Projects. Bryce's Thesis, 53 North: Tactical Infrastructure in Edmonton, explores creating a new design tool whereby the intrinsic values of snow can be utilized to create winter public spaces to temporarily occupy the urban void.

  2. Nov. 15, 2017Congratulations to Bennett Oh and Team Interlace

    Waterloo Architecture wishes to congratulate Bennett Oh and Team Interlace, who won the Celebration 2017 legacy project.

    Celebration 2017 was a year-long, three-stage challenge that saw interdisciplinary teams of Waterloo students compete to design an innovative and creative student space in the centre of our campus.

  3. Oct. 13, 2017Dr. Elizabeth English's work recognized as a best climate practice
    As the world today recognizes International Day for Disaster Reduction, Waterloo architecture professor Dr.
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  1. June 25, 2017 to Jan. 28, 2018The Evidence Room

    An examination of the chilling role architecture played in constructing Auschwitz.

    The Evidence Room is a powerful installation which reconstructs key objects used in the forensic analysis of the architecture of Auschwitz. Historian Robert Jan van Pelt introduced the objects as evidence in a court case to demonstrate that Auschwitz was purposefully designed as a death camp.

  2. Jan. 21, 2018The Evidence Room Symposium - The Holocaust in Context

    A multidisciplinary look at the installation The Evidence Room, its historic context, and its significance in understanding the mechanisms behind the Holocaust. 

    RSVP is required.

    Download The Evidence Room Symposium Program and Schedule

  3. Jan. 25, 201850th Anniversary Lecture Series, Conversation 3

    This conversation is the third of 6 conversations. The series will stage conversations around the different areas of the Waterloo Architecture curriculum with one broad ambition: “Questioning the canon: In a world of unprecedented possibilities and unforeseen brutalities, what can architectural education do?”

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