Professor Nigel Dunnett awarded Royal Designer for Industry 2023
Professor Nigel Dunnett has been awarded the title ‘Royal Designer for Industry’ — and a lifetime Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) — at a ceremony in London on 30 November 2023.
What can we learn from inclusive climate activism led by young people?
In newly published research, Drs Clare Rishbeth and Ambika Kapoor explore the ways in which young people are taking climate activism in the UK. Here they share what’s working well, as well as how youth and environmental organisations can do better.
Why do gardens matter?
Hear Professor Ross Cameron discuss the value of gardens and why the way they are managed will have a significant impact on our ability to deal effectively with climate change and biodiversity loss in cities.Planet Possible podcast
Learning outside the lecture theatre: How to get the most out of extra-curricular opportunities
MA student Sarah wanted to throw herself into opportunities but was worried she wouldn’t have time. Here she shares how she managed and why it’s always worth trying something new.
“The neighbourhood board got a planting proposal and I got the practical experience I wanted”
Final year MLA student Elise discusses how her studies gave her the confidence to take on a community planting project and why it’s important for Landscape Architecture students to get back in touch with the soil.