Program in Environmental Design

University of Colorado Boulder


ENVD Director Kevin Krizek delivers talk "Challenges of Exporting Success: Understanding Dutch Cycling"

October 26, 2015

On Saturday, October 3rd, as part of the alumni day events for Radboud University, ENVD Program Director and Professor Kevin J.

ENVD Instructor Tori Derr and Professor Emerita Louise Chawla published in Handbook of Green Infrastructure

October 26, 2015

Senior Instructor Tori Derr, Professor Emerita Louise Chawla and recent PhD graduate Alessandro Rigolon have published a chapter in the Handbook of Green Infrastructure: Planning, Design, and Implementation by Edward Elgar Publishi

ENVD Director Kevin Krizek featured in Coloradan Magazine

September 28, 2015

ENVD Director and Professor Kevin J. Krizek is featured in the recent issue of the Coloradan Magazine.

Book edited by Georgia Lindsay published

September 28, 2015

ENVD Visiting Assistant Professor Georgia Lindsay recently had the book she edited, "Revisiting 'Social Factors'Advancing Research into People and Place," published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing.  Book description and purchasing information may be found on their website.

ENVD Professor Ping Xu published in Environmental Science Journal

September 28, 2015

Professor Ping Xu's article titled, "Feng-shui as a clue: Identifying the Landform Patterns of Impact Zones from the 2013 Historic Mountain Floods in Boulder and Nearby Areas, Colorado, USA," was published in the peer-reviewed International Scientific Journal, Journal of Environmental Science, Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015.

ENVD Director Kevin Krizek publishes new book

September 2, 2015

ENVD Director Kevin Krizek has published a new book The End of Traffic and the Future of Transport by David Levinson and himself. Details can be found on

ENVD Director Kevin Krizek interviewed on Colorado Matters/Colorado Public Radio

September 2, 2015

ENVD Director Kevin Krizek was interviewed on Colorado Matters/Colorado Public Radio - "Going Dutch: University Of Colorado Professor Studies Dutch Cycling Culture." You can listen to it online.

ENVD Senior Instructor Marcel de Lange mentioned in Daily Camera and Denver Post

September 2, 2015

ENVD Senior Instructor Marcel de Lange has been mentioned in the Daily Camera and the Denver Post

ENVD Senior Instructor Victoria Derr accepted for publication in Journal of Urbanism

September 2, 2015

Victoria Derr and Ildiko Kovács (a former visiting scholar) had their article, "How participatory processes impact children and contribute to planning: A case study of neighbourhood design from Boulder, Colorado, USA" accepted for publication in the Journal of Urbanism: International Research on Placemaking and Urban Sustainability.

ENVD Professor Ping Xu receives award for best research article

September 2, 2015

ENVD Professor Ping Xu won an award for one of the best research articles published in the Peer Reviewed Proceedings of International Conference of Digital Landscape Architecture 2015 at Bauhaus, Germany. Her article is titled “Applying Systems Thinking: Geodesign Structure Provides General Models Integrating Architecture with Landscape Planning and Design to Create a Sustainable Environment."