Now Open in Wurster Hall…Rice & Bones!

Award-winning culinary innovator, Charles Phan, partnered with CED to launch his newest endeavor — Rice & Bones — at the west entrance to Wurster Hall. Read More »


Chancellor Christ Recognizes Y-PLAN, Center for Cities + Schools at Community Leaders Breakfast

On Friday, September 29, Chancellor Christ recognized three Bay Area programs, giving special recognition to the Center for Cities + Schools (CC+S) and its award-winning educational program Y-PLAN for its strong social justice and health equity focus. Read More »


Professor Emeritus Charles C. Benton’s Images Infiltrate the Fashion Industry

Photographs taken by Professor Emeritus of Architecture Charles C. Benton have been featured on a line of sweatshirts by eco-conscious apparel brand, EIWIL. Read More »


College of Environmental Design Launches Masters in Real Estate Development + Design

The newly launched Masters in Real Estate Development + Design is an 11-month interdisciplinary degree program incorporating finance and cutting-edge design to prepare real estate professionals to build sustainable, equitable, and prosperous cities. Read More »


LAEP Associate Professor Kristina Hill Writes Op-Ed on Hurricane Harvey

Associate Professor Kristina Hill's blog post details the environmental consequences of Hurricane Harvey. Read More »


UC Berkeley Spearheads New Methods of Studying Cities With Global Urban Humanities Certificate

New Undergraduate and Graduate Certificates in Global Urban Humanities will accelerate experiments in studying urban life through disciplines ranging from anthropology and architecture to music and rhetoric. Read More »



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