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City Planning News Archive

Faculty of Architecture

Dr. Sarah Cooper and City Planning students call for ‘just recovery’

March 2, 2022 — 
Dr. Sarah Cooper and graduate students in the Department of City Planning have co-authored The State of the Inner City Report: Placing Community at the Heart of the Recovery from COVID.

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Faculty of Architecture

Undergraduate Research: Environmental Designers Driving Discovery

September 3, 2021 — 
Ten Faculty of Architecture students earned Undergraduate Research Awards this summer. Valued at $7,000 each, these awards enable students to work with researchers on projects that develop skills, drive discovery and inspire future studies and career trajectories.

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Getting past the barriers

August 18, 2021 — 
Getting past the barriers

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Faculty of Architecture

A letter from the Dean | Year End Exhibition 2020 – 2021

June 24, 2021 — 
The Year End Exhibition celebrates the creative work for the students in the Faculty of Architecture. Visit to view the 2020-2021 student work.

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Faculty of Architecture

IDPSA Recognizes National Indigenous Peoples Day with Calls to Action

June 21, 2021 — 
With the rise of Indigenous student enrollment, and increased representation in the design profession, IDPSA believes that design education should be at the forefront of inclusion and understanding of alternative perspectives in teaching design

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Three UM researchers to examine more equitable and sustainable public transport opportunities

June 7, 2021 — 
'Mobility is freedom, but only if it’s efficient, sustainable and works for all Canadians'

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Faculty of Architecture

Manitoba’s Rent Assist program offers housing solution during COVID-19

May 4, 2020 — 
Manitoba’s Rent Assist, a housing allowance program launched in 2014, offers a model that could be the foundation of a national or provincial response to support renters during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Architecture students

Making downtown great again

April 17, 2018 — 
Architecture students will show delegates from the City and private industry their fresh ideas

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a fake ballot that says VOTE on the top with options including Yes, No, Don't Know and Don't Care. A check mark is next to Don't Care.

Is the municipal electoral system in need of reform?

October 17, 2017 — 
A new paper looks at the potential for electoral reform and its consequences

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Faculty of Architecture

Achieving Alumni: Jason Syvixay

October 13, 2017 — 
Jason Syvixay, MCP 2017 has been boosting the arts and culture scene of downtown Winnipeg long before he defended his thesis and received his degree in city planning.

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