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Feb 23, 2017
Commerce

Bad education: Universities torn between wisdom and wealth

Australian universities are slowly turning into clones of each other – and in a time when we desperately need new thinking to kick-start a new economy, mass-manufactured degrees won’t cut it. But from amid the arguments about the sector, a glimmer of hope for the future could come from the past.

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Jan 12, 2017
Commerce

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part Four

Over three instalments, architect David Cooke has told us why and how the Commonwealth Games could create a better future for Adelaide. In the final part of the series, he turn his thoughts toward the biggest question of all - how much will it cost, and how much will it be worth?

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Jan 5, 2017
Commerce

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part Three

In part three of his series on how the Commonwealth Games could create a better future for Adelaide, architect David Cooke gives a detailed breakdown of what would need to be done to hold the event in the city, and what legacy those choices would create.

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Dec 29, 2016
Commerce

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part Two

Last week, architect David Cooke outlined Adelaide's challenges and presented hosting the Commonwealth Games as an inventive solution to our woes. In the second part of this series, he explains how other cities have used the Games as a lever for change, and what we can learn from their examples.

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Dec 26, 2016
Commerce

On the cusp: Gilbert Place

Gilbert Place is quietly getting everything into position before it launches a surprise attack on your perception of the west end.

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Dec 23, 2016
Commerce

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part One

The problems that plague Adelaide have become normal to us, but that doesn't mean normal solutions are going to work. While undertaking his Masters at The University of California, Berkeley, architect David Cooke came up with a radical plan for the city, which he unpacks in this four-part series.

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Dec 21, 2016
Commerce

Clever little butcher

Adelaide gets its first boutique butcher thanks to the design firm behind Peel Street’s Clever Little Tailor.

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