Tackling the biggest problem of all

Apr 25, 2019

CityStudio’s Executive Director and Co-Founder, Duane Elverum, shares his response to the City of Vancouver’s report and recommendations for addressing the climate emergency.

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Climate emergency projects likely coming to CityStudio

Apr 18, 2019

VANCOUVER, BC – A new report created by City of Vancouver staff will be presented to City Council next week as a follow up to the January declaration of a climate emergency in Vancouver. The report, if approved, will lead to a new focus for projects co-created by students through CityStudio in addition to current […]

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SFU, UBC students recognized for innovative projects at HUBBUB #12

Apr 12, 2019

VANCOUVER, BC – Four innovative student projects created through CityStudio Vancouver this term were recognized at HUBBUB #12 on Friday, April 5. The semi-annual event held at City Hall showcased eighteen experimental projects created by students together with City of Vancouver staff to address key priorities and challenges in the city.

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CityStudio Abbotsford celebrates one year of innovative city building

Feb 26, 2019

VANCOUVER, BC – It’s been one year since the launch of CityStudio Abbotsford in collaboration with the City of Abbotsford and University of the Fraser Valley (UFV).

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Highlights from the Studio (Spring 2019)

Feb 15, 2019

Happy 2019 from CityStudio Vancouver. Our spring term is well underway, featuring a full slate of 17 project matches between City of Vancouver staff, faculty and students.

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Nursing and business students team up to tackle needles in public spaces

Feb 14, 2019

CityStudio Vancouver brings collaborative city-building into the classroom by partnering with courses on campuses around the city. This is a snapshot of one of the collaborations taking place this term.

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Studio Stories: “Changing Me, We and Community for the better”

Jan 17, 2019

Is it an exaggeration to say the SFU Semester at CityStudio program changed me? Maybe – but it’s true. I came into the program in my 5th year a jaded university student with little direction. I had lost sight of what I wanted to do, and was concerned that my degree was not providing me with the […]

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Highlights from the Studio (Fall 2018)

Dec 13, 2018

We are writing with an update from CityStudio Vancouver on behalf of the Executive Director and Board Chair. We’ll bring you these updates once a term to share the most important news highlights and activities.

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SFU, Langara students awarded top prizes at HUBBUB #11

Dec 4, 2018

Vancouver, BC – Five student projects created through CityStudio Vancouver this term were recognized at HUBBUB #11 on Friday, November 30. The event, held at City Hall, showcased twenty-four experimental projects created by students together with City of Vancouver staff to address key city goals and challenges.

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