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Latest media releases
Is Design more than just better products?
RMIT will hold its inaugural Design for Impact Festival from Thursday 23 July to Sunday 9 August at the University’s City and Brunswick campuses and various City locations.
From Kathmandu to Kinglake: design in disaster recovery
RMIT University will this week host a public forum of industry experts to examine the role of the architect in dealing with disaster impacted communities.
Chilled-out Newton a model worker as he freezes for fashion
Feeling the winter chill? Spare a thought for Newton, the $250,000 sophisticated test dummy helping RMIT University researchers come up with the latest fabrics and designs for warm clothing.
Latest expert comments
Expert comment on mental health issues facing Indigenous Australians
Indigenous health expert Aunty Kerrie Doyle has warned that Aboriginal suicide rates will continue at “heart-breaking’’ levels unless Australians address issues of racism surrounding our first people.
Expert comment on ice and major flight disruptions
It’s a little bit of ice so why does it cause such major disruption when it forms on the wings of planes?
Expert comment on another racket involving Bernard Tomic
Bernard Tomic is potentially hurting Australia’s sporting reputation and devaluing his own brand, risking substantial sponsorship earnings, says RMIT sports marketing expert Kate Westberg.