Study Abroad


February 25, 2020

Building New Global Connections | Croatia Design/Build

This story originally appeared on College of Built Environments website on October 23, 2019. You can see the original story here. The UW Landscape Architecture Croatia Design/Build program gives students the unique opportunity to make a lasting, physical impact in their host community. Professor Daniel Winterbottom, an expert in the creation of healing and therapeutic…


January 28, 2020

Design+Build in Dals Langed, Sweden

In collaboration with students from HDK-Steneby, a design and crafts school located in Dals Långed, 15 students from University of Washington’s College of Built Environments, led by Professor Daniel Winterbottom, worked with the local immigrant and refugee community to create a community garden intended to improve well-being, alleviate the stresses of the integration process and…


July 1, 2019

Students draw from Canadian context

Students and faculty standing in a circle in Quebec

For one week in mid-June, students explored the similarities and differences between US and Canadian urban environments as they visited three Canadian cities: Montreal, Quebec City, and Ottawa. The field study was led by Fritz Wagner, Professor Emeritus in the departments of Landscape Architecture and Urban Design & Planning and Dr. Regent Cabana, an Affiliate Professor…


March 20, 2019

Ōtākaro/Avon Cultural Trail

Interdisciplinary Graduate Studio
Study Abroad in Christchurch, New Zealand
Winter 2019
Instructor: Nancy Rottle


March 11, 2019

What Seattle Can Learn from Denmark about Community-Owned Housing (The Urbanist)

MLA student Roxanne Glick went to Copenhagen, Denmark to study their community-owned housing model. She brought what she learned from her time living in Denmark and studying their housing system back to Seattle. Roxanne shared some of her discoveries with The Urbanist. Below is an excerpt from her article. Inspired by the community ownership movement,…


December 8, 2014

2014 Croatia

Pink flowers in green grass

Design-Build Study Abroad
Autumn 2014
Instructor: Daniel Winterbottom


October 8, 2013

2013 Croatia

Fig tree

Design-Build Study Abroad
Early Autumn 2013
Instructor: Daniel Winterbottom


September 8, 2013

2013 New Orleans

Cement bench overlooking grasses and building

Design-Build Study Abroad
Summer 2013
Instructor: Daniel Winterbottom


July 8, 2013

2012 Croatia

Mirrors on a mound

Design-Build Study Abroad
Autumn 2012
Instructor: Daniel Winterbottom


March 15, 2011

Design Activism Studio: Winter 2011

Students playing on a mock up of a teeter totter with boards behind them

Design Activism Study Abroad Studio
Winter 2011
Instructor: Daniel Winterbottom



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