Could Eco-Villages Change the Future of Housing and the Environment?

Increased interest in sustainable living has sparked development companies and local governments to explore ways to create and build out intentional communities. Professor Harrison Fraker discusses the new trend. Read More »


New Study on Housing Rental Market Digs into Big Data on Craigslist

The report utilizes 11 million Craigslist rental housing listings to determine patterns and trends in rental housing markets and assess housing affordability. Read More »


CED Professor Helps Restore Historic Bayview Opera House in San Francisco

Professor Walter Hood contributes to the design of the new Bayview Opera House including an outdoor stage, plaza with a rock garden, lawn and a butterfly garden. Read More »


LAEP Welcomes New Faculty Member Danika Cooper

The College of Environmental Design welcomes Professor Danika Cooper to the department of Landscape Architecture & Environmental Design Read More »


ASLA Honors Professor Chip Sullivan with Jot D. Carpenter Teaching Medal

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announced Professor of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning Chip Sullivan as the 2016 recipient of the Jot D. Carpenter Teaching Medal. Read More »


UC Berkeley #3 in Top 100 Architecture Schools in the World for 2016

College of Environmental Design's Architecture Department at UC Berkeley moves up to #3 in the QS rankings. Read More »



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