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11 December 2018

Will autonomous cars lead to less car ownership?

The scenario of a homogenous fleet of shared, connected and autonomous vehicles roaming the city, filling in gaps in the timetables and fixed routes of a superior and cheaper public transport network may just be a dream.
28 November 2018

Abhiruchi Chhikara: Creative Technologist

Master of Interaction Design and Electronic Arts alumnus, Abhiruchi Chhikara, is set to light up Berkeley Skatepark with a range of interactive light and sound based works.
27 November 2018

Where can a degree in design take you?

Sydney design graduates are in high demand. Their skills in design thinking coupled with technical skills make them highly sought after by a range of employers, from digital startups to major multinational corporations.
26 November 2018

Localising Sustainable Development Goals in Asia-Pacific Cities

Associate Professor Paul Jones, Program Director, Master of Urban and Regional Planning, addresses UN Committee on Environment and Development in Bangkok, Thailand.
21 November 2018

Sydney alumni awarded 2018 Byera Hadley Traveling Scholarships

Master of Architecture graduates awarded Byera Hadley Traveling Scholarships, enabling young NSW architects to undertake research in cities and communities around the world.
21 November 2018

The beat goes on: helping mums bond with their unborn child

Three University of Sydney Design students who have created an invention to aid parent-child bonding during pregnancy will soon launch their start-up business, PetiteBeat.
21 November 2018

Architectural Culture: New Perspectives 2018

Designs for major precincts, sustainable high-density schools, obsolete car-park buildings and cultural facilities for remote Indigenous communities are among the projects shown in the 2018 Architecture Graduate Exhibition.
20 November 2018

Economics/Law student following in Bradfield's footsteps

First-year Economics/Law student Kavya Nagpal has been named the 2018 Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation Scholar, with a people-centric vision where Sydney's living spaces would serve to build relationships.
19 November 2018

PhD research suggests digital disruption inevitable for construction industry

Recent PhD graduate Dr Duncan Maxwell explains how his real-world research with the Innovation in Applied Design Lab led to conclusions about the future of construction.
19 November 2018

Student visionaries dream of a future-proof global Sydney

Seven architecture, arts, business and engineering students with a keen eye on Sydney's future as a global city have been selected as finalists for the 2018 Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation Scholarship.
15 November 2018

National Dreamtime Awards 2018

University of Sydney academics Michael Mossman, Nicole Watson, Emma Walke and Katrina Thorpe, and student, Liam Coe have been honoured with nominations for the National Dreamtime Awards 2018.
15 November 2018

D18: 100 Years of innovation

An exhibition showcasing a diverse range of new ideas across robotics and drones, mobile apps, 3D modelling, digital systems and wearable technology by graduating students.
13 November 2018

Five minutes with Dr Luke Hespanhol

We catch up with IT consultant turned digital artist Dr Luke Hespanhol, from the Design Lab within the Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning.
13 November 2018

Shaping great places: The future is in good hands

A student team from the Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning has won Landcom's Collaborative Urban Teaching Platform competition, to be awarded at the annual research and learning showcase, Co.Lab 2018.
26 October 2018

Alumnus showcases plastic waste recycling concept for refugees at UN

HY William Chan addresses High Level Meeting on Social Business, Youth and Technology at the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
25 October 2018

2018 winners of the Noel Chettle Memorial Art Prize Exhibition

The Noel Chettle Memorial Art Prizes were presented for outstanding student achievement in the Art Processes units between semester 2, 2017 and semester 1, 2018.
18 October 2018

Could mobile homes hold the secret to housing affordability?

PhD Candidate Alexandra McRobert has been awarded a Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship, a program supporting young NSW architects to pursue research in cities and communities around the world.
16 October 2018

Playful Cities: Digital activations carve up Skatepark

Students from the Master of Interaction Design and Electronic Arts course at the University of Sydney create a range of light and sound based interactive works to be installed around Sydenham Skatepark for one night only.
08 October 2018

James Brown: Composer and sound designer

To celebrate 100 years of innovation at the School of Architecture, Design and Planning, we profiled sound designer and alumnus James Brown.
05 October 2018

5 reasons to study Design Computing

Are you a talented individual seeking a career in user-experience design or interaction design? Do you want to use technology creatively for design and commercial purposes? Our Design Computing degree at Sydney could be the perfect choice for you.