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HEAL Faculty Associate Dr. Christina Ergler discovers toddlers are intuitive city planners, whose voices should be heard by all

HEAL Faculty Associate Dr. Christina Ergler discovers toddlers are intuitive city planners, whose voices should be heard by all

According to the United Nations Convention on the Right of the Child and the UNICEF child-friendly city initiative, children of any age or ability have the right to meaningful participate in the creation, transformation, and development of their urban environments. However, their voices, especially those of younger children, are largely disregarded in city design. HEAL […]

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HEAL Alumni Profile: Dr. Janet Loebach

Dr. Janet Loebach from Cornell University shares her work, research, and graduate experience with the HEAL. Janet completed her PhD in Geography with Dr. Jason Gilliland at the HEAL in 2013. Janet joined the HEAL as a Project Manager in 2007, where she focused on children’s perception and use of their everyday environments, and the […]

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Get your application in before the September 25th deadline!

We are looking for new HEALYAC members to join our council for the 2020-2021 term. CLICK HERE TO APPLY HERE TODAY DEADLINE to apply: Sunday, Sept. 25th (11:59pm) Here’s what we’re looking for: We welcome applications from youth of all genders, sexualities, ethnic backgrounds, religions, and neighbourhoods, and we are committed to accessibility. To be […]

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