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Design Quarterly Dives Into Innovative Details of New Vancouver Campus 11.03.17
Design Quarterly Dives Into Innovative Details of New Vancouver Campus

At the front and center of Design Quarterly this month is the progressive learning environment created at the Adler University’s new Vancouver campus.

“Dedicated to social justice and graduating socially responsible practitioners, Adler University is not a typical school,” the article said. “So naturally, it follows that its new Vancouver campus could not be a typical learning environment. The progressive university needed an equally innovative environment that would reflect its unique curriculum.”

Located at 520 Seymour Street, the colourful five-storey, 30,500-square-foot learning hub reflects the vibrancy of its faculty, staff, alumni and graduate students. The education centre is a significant upgrade from Adler University Vancouver’s former home at 1090 West Georgia Street – a space it had outgrown since its 2007 move-in.

The campus officially opened its doors at a May 2017 grand opening ceremony.

Read the full feature in Design Quarterly.

About Adler University

Adler University educates students to engage the world and create a more just society. Established in 1952, it enrolls more than 1,400 students in master’s and doctoral programs for social change through its campuses in downtown Chicago and Vancouver, as well as an Online Campus. Adler University’s mission is to continue the pioneering work of Alfred Adler, the first community psychologist, by graduating socially responsible practitioners, engaging communities and advancing social justice.