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2012-2013 China Seminar Series

2012 Intern Research Presentations (Part 1 of 2) - Colin Rowan and Derek Dauphin

Photograph of park grounds and Bejing's financial district by 2012 intern Colin Rowan.

Event Date and Location

Thursday, January 24, 12:00-1:30pm - Urban Center Room 220

Description

Summer 2012 interns Colin Rowan and Derek Dauphin presented for 30 minutes each on topics they studied in depth during their placements in China. Colin spent 2 months working at China Academy of Urban Planning & Design (CAUPD) headquarters in Beijing and worked on a number of projects including a new city plan with green space plans. Derek spent 2 months working at CAUPD's newest branch in burgeoning megacity, Chongqing, in Southwest China, and worked on long-range planning for the city's historic center, Yuzhong District. He presented on Yuzhong District's unique mountainous urban form and how the city's development copes with dramatic elevation changes. Read reports on their experiences by clicking here.

Contact Colin Rowan (email)

Contact Derek Dauphin (email)

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