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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. June 7, 2019HIRSHHORN PRESENTS U.S. PREMIERE OF “THE EVIDENCE ROOM"
    HIRSHHORN PRESENTS U.S. PREMIERE OF “THE EVIDENCE ROOM


    HIRSHHORN PRESENTS U.S. PREMIERE OF “THE EVIDENCE ROOM”
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  2. June 3, 2019PhD students to get schooled on climate change
    PhD students to get schooled on climate change

    From June 3 to 12, over 30 top PhD scholars from 15 countries will gather at the University of Waterloo to participate in the Water Institute’s inaugural international summer school. 

  3. May 28, 2019When Houses Float Instead of Flood

    As Ontario deals with the fallout of another year of heavy spring flooding, many are wondering how the province can avoid a future of the dreaded cycle of flood, rebuild, repeat. For Elizabeth English, associate professor of architecture at the University of Waterloo, it's all about learning to live with water. She is founder and director of the Buoyant Foundation Project which designs and builds houses that float rather than flood. She joins Nam Kiwanuka to discuss her work.

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  1. June 14 to Aug. 15, 2019Common Waters
    Common Waters

  2. June 19, 2019WATER: A DRIVING FORCE TOWARDS HEALTHY URBANISM
    WATER: A DRIVING FORCE TOWARDS HEALTHY URBANISM

    WATER: A DRIVING FORCE TOWARDS HEALTHY URBANISM

    A research by design practice.

    Irene Luque Martín

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