Dear Students: You are cordially invited to enroll for this summer class. A brochure and itinerary is attached which provides more detail.
Please look them over. The class has been held every other year for the past 20 years or so. It has always gotten very positive reviews by those who attended. So give it some serious consideration. If questions, do not hesitate to contact me by email or cell–206-351-6749.
Have a good winter and spring quarter.
Short Summer Class to Montreal, Quebec City and Ottawa. 3-6 Credits L ARCH 495
DRAFT PROGRAM UW LARCH 495 – QUEBEC 2017
TUESDAY JUNE 13
Arrival in Montreal
Hotel Elegant http://www.hotelelegant.ca
1683 Rue St-Hubert, Tel: (514) 521-9797
Price: Double (2 beds): CN$ 105.91per room/per night (Continental breakfast included)
WEDNESDAY JUNE 14
10hr00 Group Meeting (meet @ 9:45 in hotel lobby)
13h30 Talk and Waking Tour: Dr. Sylvie Paré, University of Montreal
TOPIC: TBA. Project “Espace pour la vie”
THURSDAY JUNE 15
10hr00 Lecture: Dr. Marie-Odile Trépanier, University of Montreal
TOPIC: Local Governance
14hr30 Lecture & Walking Tour: Professor Alain Caron, University of Quebec in Montreal.
TOPIC: Historic Preservation in Montreal as compared to Quebec City
FRIDAY JUNE 16
AM Leave for Quebec City by train at 9:10
PM Group Meeting
SATURDAY JUNE 17
9h30 – 15h30 Walking Tour of the fortifications of the old city ($5 fee), and Saint-Roch neighborhood. Professor Mario Carrier, Laval University.
TOPIC: Urban Development & Central Neighborhoods Revitalization
SUNDAY JUNE 18
AM Free time
PM Departure for Montreal by train at 12:45.
Group meeting late afternoon in Montreal
MONDAY JUNE 19
5h45 Departure for Ottawa by train at 6:20
9h30 Meeting with Stan Leinwand, National Capital Commission.
TOPIC: Planning for the Capital
13h15 Walking tour of downtown Ottawa with professor Caroline Andrew, University of Ottawa
TOPIC: Urban Layout of the City and Urban Design
Departure for Montreal by train at 17:35 pm
TUESDAY JUNE 20
Leave for Seattle