Sanford Hirshen

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered on Thursday, October 17, in remembrance.

Sanford Hirshen – passed away on October 2, 2013.  Professor Emeritus Hirshen was Director of UBC’s School of Architecture from 1990 to 2000.  He was a fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada and the American Institute of Architects in recognition of his work, which was focused on socially responsible architecture.  A memorial will be organized by the Berkeley College of Environmental Design.