Better student nutrition by design

The ­products of this summer’s embARC Design Build project aimed to enhance the accessibility and visibility of a host of services providing fresh, affordable and nutritious food to students in need at UC Berkeley. Read More »


DCRP Professor Karen Chapple Receives Fulbright Global Scholar Award for 2017-18

Karen Chapple was named a Fulbright Global Scholar for the 2017-2018 academic year, supporting six months in total of research at three different universities. Read More »


Meet the CED Alum Behind the Curtain at Outside Lands

Meet APE founder and CED alum Greg Perloff (Masters in City & Regional Planning, 1976). Read More »


CED Alumni to oversee design and build of new Market Street Project

The 500,000-square-foot project, known as 1629 Market, will be directed by Alumni David Baker (M.Arch ‘82), Owen Kennerly (M.Arch ‘95) and Sarina Bowen Kennerly (BA Arch ‘92, M.Arch ‘98) Read More »


Amos Gitai to Teach Seminar on Narrative and Form: Cinema and Architecture

The Israeli film director Amos Gitai (Ph.D Architecture '79) will teach a five week course on film that explores the concepts of narrative and space. CLASS SIZE IS VERY LIMITED SO YOU MUST SIGN UP SOON. OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS ACROSS CAMPUS. Read More »


LAEP Welcomes New Faculty Member Anna Livia Brand

Dr. Anna Livia Brand joins the College of Environmental Design this fall as an Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture & Environmental Planning. 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 »