Surrey Central City: How they put a university in a shopping mall.

University in a Shopping Mall? It Works in Canada.

What we build.
Dec. 16 2011 4:31 PM

The University in the Shopping Mall

A Vancouver suburb’s experiment.

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Witold Rybczynski is Slate's architecture critic His latest book is The Biography of a Building: How Robert Sainsbury and Norman Foster Built a Great Museum. Visit his Web site. Follow him on Twitter.

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