UNI 102 - Community Mapping - Pt 2 (2012)

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Thursday, March 22, 2012

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Thursday, March 22, 2012

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Community Mapping session 2
seeing our neighbourhood geography
back to session 1

Environmental Studies | session 1 | session 2


Instructors: Ken Josephson (Community Mapping Initiative; Geography - Cartographer, Graphic Designer/Artist) & Dr. Brenda Beckwith (Environmental Studies Senior Lab Instructor)


  • Community Mapping: local to global
  • Break
  • Art as a voice for research, learning and teaching

Reflection Questions:

  1. What do you personally think are signs of healthy sustainable communities or neighbourhoods?
  2. What does 'sense of place' mean to you?
  3. What characteristics, features or attributes contribute to a strong sense of, or attachment to, a 'place'?

Examples of local community maps:

Here are a few images from Session 1

This is a 'word cloud' of our community planning game:

Links, references and videos:

LifeCycles project society - food, health, urban sustainability; fruit tree project; sharing backyards

The wish tree: fall 2011

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