January 2012

A Human Exchange on the Lines that Changed Time

Brett Blair and Shawn Morris, students of Royal Roads University, have taken on the challenge of creating an image of how life has changed through our evolving communications technologies. In this mini-documentary, they interview three Canadians who remember the popularization of Alexander Graham Bell's machine in the early 1900s. Click here to view this touching and insightful piece on the evolution of the telephone and its implications on human society.

New article posted: Insights on social sustainability in Dockside Green

Recently submitted to CRC Research, Dockside Green: Insight on the social aspects of the LEED- ‐ND standard community development examines the social aspects of the LEED-ND development in Victoria, BC: Dockside Green. Dockside Green employs innovative, state-of-the-art green development practices to achieve sustainability, and the community is regarded as Victoria's first environmentally sustainable community.