Built Environment

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Industrial design graduate Hollie Baigent has won an international competition for her innovative, affordable way to deliver vaccines in developing countries.

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The designers of an award-winning Sydney skyscraper have donated the prize money to fund a UNSW student prize that recognises excellence in sustainable high-rise architecture.


Award-winning architect Professor Alec Tzannes will take up a second five-year term as Dean of the Faculty of Built Environment.

Affordable housing

Leaders from business and government have called for financial incentives to encourage big institutions to invest in affordable rental housing.

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Residents of Sydney’s Green Square can look forward to an innovative underground library and outdoor community plaza designed by two UNSW architecture graduates.

Urban farm

Will an urban farming project be able to revitalise Detroit, ask Laura Crommelin and Christine Steinmetz.

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Leading building and construction companies have joined with university experts in a major new initiative to help Australia achieve its emissions reduction target.

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Industrial design student Angela Lam designed a device called PawsyWalsy that could let her play with her dog left at home while she studied at UNSW.

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Imaginative visions for the future of Sydney and innovative designs from students in the Faculty of Built Environment are on display at the LuminoCITY exhibition opened by Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore.

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Award-winning New York urban landscape architects Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi will be giving a free public lecture at UNSW this Wednesday.