SCARP in the media
THE UBYSSEY | Jun 13, 2023
SCARP professor emeritus Dr. Penny Gurstein among several UBC academics signing open letter to stop homeless encampment evictions
VANCOUVERSUN | Jun 12, 2023
School of community and regional planning professor Dr. Michael Hooper commented on enrollment rates at Vancouver elementary and secondary schools.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL | Jun 2, 2023
School of community and regional planning professor emeritus Dr. Penny Gurstein discussed the potential of mall cities to solve Canada’s housing crisis.
BUSINESS IN VANCOUVER | Jun 1, 2023
School of community and regional planning PhD student Wes Regan discussed the 15-minute city concept.
TORONTO STAR | Jun 1, 2023
SCARP's Dr. Penny Gurstein, co-director of UBC’s housing research collaborative, commented on a new policy allowing single family homes in Toronto to be converted into low-rise multiplexes.
CBC | May 27, 2023
SCARP professor emeritus Dr. Penny Gurstein, co-director of UBC’s housing research collaborative, said that B.C. needs “all hands on deck” to deal with the housing crisis.
VANCOUVER SUN | May 24, 2023
School of Community and Regional Planning's PhD candidate Louisa-May Khoo commented on the plan to redevelop a site on Chinatown’s Keefer Street.
CITY NEWS | May 16, 2023
School of community and regional planning professor emeritus Dr. Penny Gurstein discussed the decreasing sense of community in Vancouver.
VANCOUVER SUN | May 3, 2023
SCARP PhD candidate Louisa-May Khoo discussed housing for seniors in Vancouver’s Chinatown.
GLOBE AND MAIL | Apr 13, 2023
James Olsen, Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science, commented on Third Space Commons, the new institutional space that is made out of hempcrete.