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17 Jul 2019

Australia’s policymakers must address the cultural and institutional barriers that exist for Indigenous Australians instead of framing them as a problem for society. 

Professor Helen Lochhead
17 Jul 2019

Professor Helen Lochhead has been recognised by the Australian Institute of Architects for her outstanding contribution to gender equity in architecture.

10 Jul 2019

Australian houses use significantly more electricity to stay warm or cool than estimated during the design stage.

Timothy Troung
05 Jul 2019

In the exotic north-west Indian state of Gujarat lies Ahmedabad, the largest city in the region a

27 Jun 2019

Australian classrooms are recording high levels of carbon dioxide and other pollutants, says Built Environment Professor Mat Santamouris. 

26 Jun 2019

Interior Architecture alumni George Livissianis’ cutting-edge design has won the grand prize at the 2019 Australian Interior Design Awards.

26 Jun 2019

A report by UNSW’s City Futures Research Centre finds planning policy is delivering micro-apartments for students and young professionals rather than affordable housing.

24 Jun 2019

Dr Kate Dunn’s art and design research has led her to a multidisciplinary team in UNSW’s Faculty of Built Environment. 

20 Jun 2019

Hundreds of residents in a Sydney apartment complex, the 122-unit Mascot Towers, were evacuated l

rental housing needing repair
05 Jun 2019

Having quality housing matters. What's standing in the way of ensuring every Australian has housing that meets basic comfort and health standards? And how can we overcome these problems?

University graduates
30 May 2019

Many universities were built in the 1960s and 1970s and the government isn't providing funds to maintain them.

29 May 2019

The Dr Vincent Lo Built Environment PhD Scholarship will support research in urban renewal and regeneration in the Asia Pacific Region. 

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