News and Features

SCARP Adjunct Professor Scott Graham, and the team he led, has received a PIBC Excellence in Planning Award for their innovative report on thriving and affordable child care. The winning submission was a comprehensive report for the City of Coquitlam, "Child Care Partnership Strategy", developed using a collaborative process that brought together partners and community members to: learn...
Announcing a contest for the best pictures of SCARP Alumni   Two winners will feature on our website and win a token from us!                   SCARP graduates enter their professional lives with new ideas and passionate regard for the world around them. SCARP’s alumni often maintain close ties with and duty to...
We’re proud to now be able to announce that SCARP Assistant Professor Dr. Julia Harten has been awarded a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair, in Data Innovation for Housing and Inclusive Urbanization! Dr. Harten is one of six UBC researchers to be appointed to a new chair.  About the Canada Research Chairs Program (CRCP) This program invests in...
Welcome to Professor Kelly J. Clifton SCARP’s new J. Armand Bombardier Chair in Regional Transportation Planning SCARP is delighted to announce that Dr. Kelly J. Clifton has been appointed as the new J. Armand Bombardier Chair in Regional Transportation Planning. It is expected that Professor Clifton will be joining the School this coming summer. Dr. Clifton brings a wealth...
Note: UBC students of any background who have been affected by the war in Ukraine are welcome to come listen and share their experiences.  Refreshments will be served. Hosted by Dariya Prykhodko, Veta Chitnev, and David Gramling. Every Monday in March, 2:00-3:00, Buchanan Tower Room 997  More info The following was written by Santa Ono on February 24. Originally posted here...

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