Cities of (southern) Light

U Tas has a case of the haussmanns

Uni Tasmania has commissioned a $6.8m urban redesign at the Inveresk campus in Launceston. It will be nice for sacked Australian Maritime College professors with time to stroll over from Newnham and sit in the new community garden (CMM July 13) and  (Launceston) Examiner, July 12)

The university also has plans to remake its now main campus at Sandy Bay in Hobart as well as to spend $500m in the CBD, “to blend university and city life,” CMM May 18).

“Since when,” a learned reader asks, “did urban design become core university business?”