Students

  • Researching and debating Chinese urbanization[1 December 2016]

    PhD student Sha Liu recently attended the international symposium 'Urbanisation and the Production of Space' in Shanghai, China on 24 November 2016 and provided this feedback on her experience. More

  • Student inventions aid health and wellbeing[15 November 2016]

    From a table lamp that relieves stress before bed, a wristband that monitors alcohol consumption, to a wearable device that protects medical staff from violent patients. These are among 42 concepts and prototypes that University of Sydney students have created to manage common health and lifestyle problems.The novel ideas belong to this year's graduating students of Design Computing and Interaction Design and Electronic Arts. They feature in the graduation show Framing the Future that opens in the University's Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning on Thursday, 24 November. 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

  • Celebrating Digital Brilliance[25 October 2016]

    Congratulations to Bachelor of Design Computing students Isabella Grace Bain and Christopher Simpson for winning the Best Student Entry at the 22nd AMY Awards. Presented by AIMIA, the awards are the longest running and most prestigious awards in Australia's digital industry. More

  • Flying Ubers is a vision of 2016 Lendlease Bradfield scholarship winner[20 October 2016]

    The implications of artificial intelligence on transport came up at the Sydney Future Transport Summit 2016 earlier this year when Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said that self‐driving Ubers are the future. "But what if Ubers are in the air and not on the street?" proclaims architecture student Kate Zambelli. More

  • Innovation Week 2016[20 October 2016]

    Our inaugural University of Sydney Innovation Week brings together the best of our teaching and research at a suite of events from 24 to 28 October 2016. More

  • Meet our student finalists in the 2016 Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation scholarship[16 October 2016]

    Tasked with presenting their idea for 'Project Sydney', these first-year architecture students have been selected as finalists in this year's Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation scholarship. More

  • Design Lab at Sydney Design 2016[1 September 2016]

    The future-focused Design Lab at the University of Sydney's Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning is taking an active role in this years Sydney Design program. The annual design festival (2 - 11 September) themed 'Make or Break' features a number of our leading academics and researchers challenged to transform Sydney and provides visitors an opportunity to discuss the future of design, production methods and digital technologies. More

  • 2016 Noel Chettle Memorial Art Prize Exhibition[25 August 2016]

    Congratulations to all undergraduate students in the 2016 Noel Chettle Memorial Art Prize Exhibition. Each year the exhibition showcases 2D and 3D works by students in the Art Processes units across the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning at the University of Sydney. More

  • 3 University of Sydney architecture students win 2017 MADE scholarships[25 August 2016]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian students selected for the 2017 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Congratulations to Stephanie Fynn, Women of the Future Scholarship semi-finalist[18 July 2016]

    University of Sydney Interaction Design and Electronic Arts postgraduate student Stephanie Fynn has reached the semi-finals of The Australian Women's Weekly Women of the Future Scholarship awards. More