PRC

  • 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

  • Apple's new Touch Bar: a breakthrough or commonsense?[3 November 2016]

    Announced last Thursday, the Touch Bar uses retina display and multitouch technology to replace the MacBook Pro's top row of static function keys. It might seem like a simple idea, but it builds on a long history of research on what is referred to as "human-computer interaction". More

  • Embedding a culture of innovation[25 October 2016]

    Inventing the Future is a unique pilot program for post-graduate and research students at the University of Sydney 's faculties of Science, Architecture, Design and Planning, Engineering and IT and the Sydney Business School. The program presents the complete process of innovation, from ideation to prototyping to a funding pitch to industry, enabled by interdisciplinary collaboration and cross-faculty teaching. More

  • 2016 NSW Graduate and Student Architecture Awards[7 June 2016]

    Congratulations to University of Sydney graduates Hope Dryden and Robin Lloyd (M.Arch 2015), who were awarded the NSW Design Medal at the 2016 Australian Institute of Architects' NSW Graduate and Student Architecture Awards. More

  • Will Habitat III defend the human right to the city?[2 May 2016]

    Luar Batang, one of Jakarta's oldest waterfront squatter areas, is being flattened. Residents and their homes will be removed to free up flood-prone land and access to the city for tourists. Thousands of people will be evicted, disrupting if not destroying livelihoods, jobs, homes and long-established social networks. More

  • Workshop collaborates on new tools for students with disabilities[11 April 2016]

    Students from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning collaborated with industry professionals and people living with disabilities in Enabled by Design-athon which workshopped new products and technologies to improve people's lives. More