Designing Here and There

Here There student work showcased on CBS News. Read More »


Tree Project Aims to Put the Oak Back in Oakland

The students of ED4A: Design and Activism, instructed by Professor Walter Hood and Associate Professor Ronald Rael, planted sapling oak trees in Lowell Park in a campaign to "re-oak" Oakland Read More »


An Architect’s Story: Chris Downey

An Architect's Story: Chris Downey Read More »


Q&A: UC Berkeley’s Carol J. Galante, on making housing affordable

Q&A: UC Berkeley's Carol J. Galante, on making housing affordable Read More »


Drought Dilemma Fix: Cal Students’ Useful Guides for Replacing Water-Sucking Lawns

In response to the severe drought in California, a group of students under the direction of lecturer and horticulturalist Dawn Kooyumjian has published a 134-page booklet that includes four templates for drought-tolerant landscaping Read More »



Welcome to the College of Environmental Design (CED), UC Berkeley’s home for built environment design theory and research, innovation, and practice! CED puts you at the forefront of creating a sustainable future. Read More »