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The environmentalist Sydney-(out)sider

Welcome to a new semester! Fall 2016

Fall semester got off to a moist start as our newest group of NYU students headed over to Milson Island – but the weather didn’t dampen the spirits of our … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Homebush Bay – April 2014

Environmental Journalism students travelled to Homebush Bay to view a site which had a remarkable rehabilitation from centuries of industrial pollution to prepare for its revamp as the venue for … Continue reading

November 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Environmental Journalism in the field – Spring 2014

It’s always great to see our friendly campus at NYU Sydney featured prominently in the NYU Global Dimensions blog – this semester, Environmental Journalism had a turn, with our field … Continue reading

May 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Barangaroo: Gentrification beneficial for all?

(source: Sydney Morning Herald) Will there such thing as a residential project that will be environmentally friendly while being one of the most modernized residential places in Australia?  Will said … Continue reading

March 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fall 2013: Week 5 – Field Trip to Wolli Creek

This week, students in the NYU Sydney Environmental Journalism class went on a fascinating field trip through one of Sydney’s last remnants of natural bushland and one of the few … Continue reading

October 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Is Price Always Reliable?

By Marissa Silverberg The current state of Cronulla’s hillside wall upgrade. Photo done by Ben Dumond. The Herald Sun’s Nathan Mawby reported that “based on Friday’s Euro exchange rate, an … Continue reading

October 28, 2012 · 3 Comments

Is Australian Media Missing the Point With Barangaroo?

by Haleigh Kent-Bryant “James Packer’s Barangaroo casino is high-roller heaven”. This is what the Herald Sun chooses to extract from Barangaroo’s urban revitalisation program. Other publications, such as The Sydney … Continue reading

October 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

Session blog post: Barangaroo underground Cultural Center

By Sarah Kamenetz Visiting the NSW Barangaroo Delivery Authority office was really interesting because I never considered how cities were planned before. I was impressed with Barangaroo’s ambitious sustainability goals … Continue reading

October 16, 2012 · 3 Comments

Library Labyrinth

A beautiful, sunny day to mark the beginning of Spring, and we made our way down to the State Library where librarian Julie Sweeten gave us an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour, … Continue reading

September 3, 2012 · Leave a comment