Spotlight on e-scooter safety in Barcelona
An exhibition addressing safety issues caused by e-scooters in Barcelona – developed by RMIT’s School of Design with input from Barcelona City Council – is currently on show as part of a virtual exhibition during Barcelona Design Week 2020.
Report shows our homes must change for better health and living
A new study examining Victorians’ lived experience during COVID-19 points to the design and quality of homes and neighbourhoods as a key mitigating factor in people’s capacity to cope with disasters.
Eliminating violence against women
RMIT experts reflect on progress ahead of International Day of the Prevention of Violence Against Women.
Prison student exchange a 'win-win' for students on both sides
Inside Out is an innovative education program allowing groups of incarcerated students (inside) to study alongside RMIT University students (outside).
RMIT wins Melbourne Achiever Award
RMIT University has been awarded the Committee for Melbourne's 2020 Melbourne Achiever Award, for an outstanding organisation.
RMIT receives over $6 million in ARC funding
RMIT University researchers have been awarded grants of more than $6 million from the latest round of Australian Research Council (ARC) funding.
New report reveals chronic disadvantage among social housing tenants
The first report of the Maximising Impact study has found social housing tenants are more likely to have experienced chronic, often lifelong, disadvantage than other groups, revealing complex needs for which effective social housing is a crucial social safety net.
Three key takeaways ahead of the Victorian budget
As Victoria turns the corner, economic, social housing and urban planning experts point to three key shifts in the upcoming Victorian Budget.