Inspire Seminar: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Planning

Interested in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and/or Planning? Come join us at the Inspire Seminar where there will be presentations made by industry professionals in the three fields. Presentations will be made by Dialog Design, McElhanney Consulting Services, and O2 Planning + Design. Furthermore a representative will be on hand from the Faculty of Environmental Design to answer any admissions or general questions. The presentations will by followed by an open floor for guests to connect with the industry professionals and with peers. Pizza will be served!

Where: University of Calgary,  MSC Escalus Room-Enter into the hallway to the right of La Taqueria, and follow the signs all the way to the last room!

When: November 30, 2016

Doors open at 5:15pm and presentations begin at 5:30pm

RSVP : Inspire Seminar 

Arts Co-Op Program

A message from the Arts Co-OP Program:
The next application deadline for the Arts Co-op Program is May 1st and there will be an Information Session for interested students on March 30, 12-1pm, in SS010. Register for the event at career link.ca, or for more information check out arts.ucalgary.ca/co-op!
This is a opportunity to find out more on how you can “Work, Earn and Learn” at the same time. Click here for the brochure (right click, open in new tab if it doesn’t work the first time).

Executive Positions 2016/2017

Hello everyone,

It is that time again when the school year of 2015/2016 is almost coming to an end. This means that we are looking for three (3) new members for our Executive. Rajbir Dhaliwal and Dustin MacDonald have assumed the roles of Co-Presidents.

We are looking for:

  • VP – Operations & Finance
  • VP – Communications
  • VP – Marketing and Events

For a description of this positions click here, and for the application form click here. (if the link doesn’t work by clicking on it, right click and open in new tab)

Email the applications by MARCH 21ST 12:00PM to dus.macd@gmail.com

We look forward to your interest in UrbanCSA!

Green Line LRT Lunch and Learn

The Green Line will be an important piece of Calgary’s transit network, adding 40 KM of track to the exisiting 59 KM LRT system. End-to-end, the line will connect north and southeast Calgary with fast, reliable transit service and create neighbourhoods where Calgarians can live, work and play close to transit.

We are very thrilled to announce this event! The City of Calgary is hosting, in conjunction with UrbanCSA, a lunch and learn regarding the new Green Line LRT! Come with your UrbanCSA membership, or you can buy one at the door for lunch and refreshments! Your membership is payable at the door with either Cash or Credit Card transactions!

WHEN: Thursday, 26 November 2015 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

WHERE: Excalus Room, MacHall. MH 234

Please visit the Eventbrite website to register for this event!

Hult Prize

Hurt Prize is an organization that holds a yearly challenge to students to solve global issues. In exchange for creating a sustainable social-enterprise that provides a solution, the team will be awarding $1 Million for start up funding. The challenge this year is surrounding Crowded Urban Spaces!

One of our members, Erin Lloyd is holding a meeting in TFDL 260F on Monday October 26th, from 2PM to 4PM to brainstorm ideas and determine the interest levels of individuals. You can email her, or attend the meeting if you wish to join this team.

Check out the Hult Prize website for more details!

Speaker Series #1

Please join us and our guest speakers Andrew Sedor and Guillermo Guglietti, UrbanCSA and U of C alumni, to hear about some opportunities that are availale to students who graduate with an Urban Studies degree, to find out what it’s really like to work in the field after graduation, the importance of project management, other practical applications and a chance to ask some further questions.

Our first Speaker Series is commencing on Wednesday October 21st, 2015. Starting at 6:00PM in SA109

Please RSVP by going to the EventBrite page!