UNSW’s Science 50:50 initiative helps inspire girls to pursue degrees and careers in science and technology. The program, led by Professor Veena Sahajwalla, will provide university scholarships, industry immersion and mentoring for young women.
Cutting vital research infrastructure funding because the higher education reforms are stuck in the senate will cost the country dearly, writes Les Field.
UNSW pancreatic cancer researcher Professor Minoti Apte has been named the 2015 NSW Woman of the Year for her contributions to medical research, tertiary education and the Indian community.
Aboriginal legends could offer a vast untapped record of natural history, including meteorite strikes, stretching back thousands of years, UNSW research suggests.
UNSW research into childhood cancer and treatments for patients with nerve damage has received major backing in the latest round of funding from The Cancer Institute NSW.
There is one simple solution to the debate on making childcare more affordable in Australia, writes Richard Holden.
The Intergenerational Report looks at fiscal projections but ignores retirement outcomes, wasting a good opportunity to discuss how to future-proof the system, writes Rafal Chomik.