Pioneering research conducted by Dr Rachel Aldred, Senior Lecturer in Transport in the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment at the University of Westminster, has helped transform the policy mindset on cycling and paves the way for increased cycling participation in the future.
Senior Lecturer in Planning and Course Leader of the new Designing Cities: Planning and Architecture BA Honours course Dr Giulio Verdini has been invited to talk at the Second UNESCO Creative Cities Beijing Summit which took place between 6-8 June.
FAB FEST is a new summer festival, celebrating design and making, with live music and entertainment. It is hosted this summer by the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment and the Fabrication Laboratory at the University of Westminster.
Eminent designer Sadie Morgan, Co-Founding Director at dRMM Architects and Design Chair at High Speed Two (HS2), will open the University of Westminster’s architecture and interiors students’ end-of-year-exhibition, OPEN 2016, on 16 June, as part of the London Festival of Architecture 2016.
Senior Lecturer in Planning, Dr Giulio Verdini, has been appointed Course Leader for University of Westminster’s new Designing Cities: Planning and Architecture BA Honours degree. The course will be running for the first time from September 2016.
The University of Westminster has announced the winners of the first Latitudes International Design Challenge, a competition set up to connect architecture students across the globe to learn about climate change in different geographical regions and co-produce solutions through environmental design.
Members of staff from the Centre for Urban Infrastructures in the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment organised a three-day seminar as part of a collaborative agreement with the College of Architecture and Urban Planning at Tongji University, Shanghai.
The winners of the University of Westminster’s International Design Competition, jointly run with the National Association of Students of Architecture (NASA) India and Massive Small have been announced.
The Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment is delighted to announce that long term partners VOLA UK have renewed and increased their awards given annually to Interior Architecture students in recognition of their talent and excellence.
This year’s Tourism and Events Careers Panel, organised by third year BA Tourism and Events Management students in conjunction with Tourism lecturers from the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, took place at the University of Westminster’s Marylebone Campus.
Westminster academics from the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment have been awarded a major £500k grant to develop and test an environmental and construction management toolkit, helping local communities in South Africa.