On Friday 19th of October we had the pleasure to discuss around amalgamation of supporting and conflicting perspectives for the future of Haaga. The task was to find a corner in our uncertain future that can be approached in an academic, argumentative manner based on the students work about Haaga.Read More →

In their final Intro class before the Autumn period break, students were introduced to the theme of sustainability. In the morning, PhD. Kati Vierikko elaborated the terminology behind the sustainable – or eco, smart, green, resilient – city. Study by Jong et al. (2015) shows the evolution of such terminologyRead More →

This book takes the reader to the themes studied in Urban Challenge Studio 1, a course by the Master’s Programme in Urban Studies and Planning in Autumn 2017. Combining the students work to commentaries by professors and teachers across a multitude of disciplines, the book provides a stimulating and interestingRead More →