In March, seven faculty and staff members travelled to seven leading-edge Asian schools that are raising the bar in the areas of Design and Design Thinking. Using these world-class examples as a springboard for inspiration and insight, the College is forming Design working groups as we continue to develop our Signature Design Program. The working groups will explore the five pillars anchoring the program: Partnerships; Purpose-Built Space; Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship; Incubator; and Technology. Learn more.
Month: April 2018
New heads of Prep and Upper Schools announced
Effective July 1, Tanya Sweeney will join UCC as Head of the Prep School, and former Middle Division Head Naheed Bardai will take on the role of Head of the Upper School. Learn more about these exciting developments.
Renowned firm retained to renew master plan for Deer Park and Norval campuses
Following a rigorous selection process, Fielding Nair International (FNI) has been chosen as our facilities planning partner. Our new master plan will consider UCC’s buildings, landscape, flow of people and traffic, and general infrastructure, creating a framework to guide our future enhancements and help us address our needs and challenges. FNI is an award-winning leader in education planning and architectural design, with extensive experience with Canadian and international independent schools. FNI visited the College in January to observe the school in action and engage with faculty and staff, and they were back in March for a community information session you can view here: