Wanting to learn more about sustainability within the design industry, Ernesto Carvajal left his home in Quito, Ecuador to join the Advanced Sustainable Design - MSc programme at Edinburgh College of Art. Now, working at an architectural practice in Boston, USA, Ernesto is planning to work with an indigenous community in Ecuador to construct a community centre using sustainable building methods.
After serving in the Peace Corps, Kandrisa Alston was looking to gain technical experience to complement her fieldwork - this lead her to join the Advanced Sustainable Design - MSc. Now back stateside and working within the Centre for Sustainable Design and Resiliency in Washington DC, Kandrisa shares her memories of studying at Edinburgh.
Neil Cameron took a leap in the dark when he joined the first class of Landscape and Wellbeing - MSc in 2016. Neil shares his experience of the programme and how it allowed him multiple employment opportunities.