Planning for Higher Education Journal

“Be Prepared” for Policy Windows

How can universities overcome the institutional inertia that impedes successful innovation and change?
Planning for Higher Education Journal

A Canadian Pioneer in Search of Modernity

Webinar Recordings

Passive House Design and Residence Halls

The session will discuss the basics of Passive House (PH) design, how it can both save energy and improve the quality of the interior environment. The presenters will illustrate how Passive House design has been incorporated from both a design and administrative standpoint at the new residence hall at the University of Toronto Scarborough.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

The Intersection

As designs for an institution and its spaces are considered, decision makers should seek a balance between offering areas for quiet work that requires intense concentration and for social engagement and the sharing of ideas.