This month we talk planning with Michael White, the new C+CP Associate Vice-President. We also celebrate lab energy saving with Shut the Sash and the many activities available this May during Safe and Sustainable Transportation Month.
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Q&A with Michael White
In February, Michael White became the new Associate Vice-President of the Campus & Community Planning Department at UBC, with responsibilities for urban planning at both the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.
Saving Energy in UBC’s Labs
Shut the Sash 2014, the latest version of the fun energy-saving competition, is encouraging labs on campus conserve large amounts of energy—and contribute to UBC’s ambitious sustainability goals.
Safe + Sustainable Transportation Month
With sunny weather just around the corner, it’s the perfect time for the campus community to get out of their cars and start commuting on two feet or two wheels!
Public Open House: Wesbrook Lot 45 & Tapestry Cellular Antennas Tuesday, April 29, 2014 4 to 6 pm: 3378 Wesbrook Mall
You are invited to attend a public open house to view and comment on these two projects.
Public Information Session: UBC’s Integrated Stormwater Management Plan Wednesday, April 30, 2014 4 to 7pm Michael Smith Laboratories, 2185 East Mall, Room 101
Join us on the 30th or participate online after the 28th: planning.ubc.ca.
UBC wins Planning Award!
UBC has won a prestigious Honor Award for Excellence in Landscape Architecture from the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) for the redesign of the outdoor public spaces along Main Mall. Connect with C+CP
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