Our Anti-Racism Commitment

Jun 29, 2020

We stand in solidarity with the protests and the growing fight for justice against anti-Black and anti-Indigenous racism and the wider racial justice action in Vancouver and cities around the world.  Our work with students, faculty and City staff, between cities and post secondaries places us at the heart of our largest public institutions, where […]

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HUBBUB 14: The Digital Edition Moved the Celebration Entirely Online for the First Time

Apr 30, 2020

VANCOUVER, BC – Students and faculty from SFU, UBC and BCIT worked with City of Vancouver staff and community in partnerships through CityStudio Vancouver this past semester to co-create projects that were celebrated in our semi-annual project showcase. HUBBUB 14: The Digital Edition featured twenty-three projects co-created by 89 students together with 15 City of […]

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50th Anniversary of Earth Day Marks a New Vision at BCIT

Apr 22, 2020

BCIT Launches the Institute’s First Sustainability Vision Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) is excited to announce the launch of the Institute’s first Sustainability Vision.

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CityStudio COVID-19 Response

Mar 19, 2020

Dear CityStudio Partners, Network Members and Friends. As you know, we are all learning and adapting to the severity of the COVID-19 outbreak. Our number one priority is to support the missions of the City of Vancouver, the city’s 6 public post secondaries and the CityStudio Network members in their city-building activities. As a start, […]

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In the Studio: SFU’s Civic Innovation Change Lab 2020

Feb 6, 2020

We are now in full swing at CityStudio Vancouver with the 3rd cohort of Civic Innovation Change Lab (CICL) students from Simon Fraser University. We want to welcome readers into our studio under the bridge with a three-part blog series, “In the Studio: SFU’s Civic Innovation Change Lab 2020.”

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Highlights from the Studio (Fall 2019)

Jan 23, 2020

With a new year and new decade underway, and in the spirit of January – looking back and looking forward – we are very happy to share a few highlights of our work over the past months and a bit about our work as we look forward to spring.

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Langara College, UBC, and SFU students awarded top prizes at HUBBUB #13

Dec 19, 2019

VANCOUVER, BC – Four innovative student projects created in partnership through CityStudio Vancouver this term were recognized at HUBBUB #13 on Friday, December 6th. The semi-annual event held at City Hall showcased twenty experimental projects created by students together with City of Vancouver staff to address key priorities and challenges in the city. A panel […]

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Leaping Outside the Box: Civic Innovation Change Lab

Nov 14, 2019

| Spring 2019 HUBBUB 12 Winners: Macrame Salon | The Civic Innovation Change Lab (CICL) is a once-in-a-degree experiential learning program that brings together students from all faculties at SFU and sometimes beyond. The program centres around five pedagogical approaches: civic innovation, entrepreneurship, user-centred design, dialogue, and personal transformation. 

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