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  • Students collaborate on a vision for future shopping environments[10 August 2017]

    Presented in conjunction with global digital agency, Wunderman-Bienalto and Woolworths Digital Innovation, students from the University of Sydney recently participated in a 13-week design studio to develop a vision for future shopping environments. More

  • Design Computing graduates win prestigious award for second year running[3 August 2017]

    Congratulations to Bachelor of Design Computing graduates Isabella Bain, Chris Simpson and Zachary Bacon for winning the Best Student Entry at the 23rd AMY Awards. Presented by the Digital + Technology Collective, they are the longest running and most celebrated awards in Australia's digital industry. More

  • Why I'm angry about the city I love[3 August 2017]

    Dr Elizabeth Farrelly sets the scene for how planning might navigate the post-truth political landscape in her keynote talk at the launch of the University's Festival of Urbanism iv on Monday 31 July. More

  • University of Sydney urban planning professor nominated for top UK research award[3 August 2017]

    Politics, Planning and Housing Supply in Australia and Hong Kong by Nicole Gurran (the University of Sydney), Nick Gallent (Bartlett School of Planning (UCL) and Rebecca Chiu (Department of Urban Planning & Design (Hong Kong University) is nominated for a top national research award in the United Kingdom. More

  • University of Sydney Architecture Student Genevieve Revels in Experience of Glenn Murcutt Masterclas[27 July 2017]

    The second week of July saw the 2017 Glenn Murcutt International Masterclass come to the Eco Outdoor Waterloo showroom, which was transformed into a hub of architectural creativity. More

  • The Festival of Urbanism navigates post-truth politics to expose the facts[27 July 2017]

    The University of Sydney Festival of Urbanism returns for the fourth year to expose the real historical, political and economic forces shaping cities and urban life in an era of post-truth politics. More

  • Why cities are part of the climate change problem and solution[26 July 2017]

    Climate change is often seen as a global issue, particularly in light of the US administration announcing its intent to withdraw from the Paris climate accord earlier this year. But major cities are a key part of both the problem and the solution to climate change, Professor Harriet Bulkeley from Durham University will argue at aUniversity of Sydney event this Wednesday. More

  • Design student ideas aid the delivery of better healthcare[26 June 2017]

    A toy that reports a child’s behaviour, an interactive game that destigmatises mental health, and a virtual healing garden that cultivates patient feedback - these were among 24 ideas developed by University of Sydney students to aid in the delivery of better healthcare. More

  • 2017 NSW Graduate and Student Architecture Awards[8 June 2017]

    Congratulations to all University of Sydney graduates and students who were recognised at 2017 Australian Institute of Architects' NSW Graduate and Student Architecture Awards. More

  • Research sets guidelines for India's building code to reduce energy consumption[1 June 2017]

    A joint research project between India and Australia involving the University of Sydney has produced a new set of guidelines for India's building code that aims to reduce the energy consumption of the second most populated country in the world. More

  • A Vivid moment for two architecture graduates[1 June 2017]

    Two University of Sydney architecture graduates Benjamin Jay Shand and Nicolas Locane have erected their first Vivid sculpture - a mesmerising beacon of light that lures festival goers along Circular Quay to the Overseas Passenger Terminal. More

  • The Form of the Informal[25 May 2017]

    Students from the University of Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning and the Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB), recently participated in a joint studio to study the informal settlement of Lebak Siliwangi in Bandung, the Indonesian capital of West Java province. More