women

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The suffragists who gained women the right to vote offer a model of Australia’s role in the world that remains as important as ever, writes James Keating.

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Lucy Turnbull AO, Chair of the Greater Sydney Commission, has established a new UNSW scholarship aimed at increasing the number of women in leadership roles in the built environment industry.

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Celebrate achievements but keep fighting for gender equality, Tanya Plibersek told an International Women’s Day breakfast at UNSW.

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Women outperform men and even domestic and international institutional investors when it comes to stock trading over the long term, UNSW research has found.

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New research reveals not only why female traders buy and sell less than men, but that they may be better at it, writes Peter Swan.

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We must do more to find alternatives to the increasing use of imprisonment to address women's health and social problems, write Paul Simpson and Tony Butler.

Venus of Willendorf

Were there any women around in the Palaeolithic Era? If popular culture is any guide you’d think not, writes Darren Curnoe.

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If we want to increase the number of women in Australia's construction sector we need to be willing to challenge working conditions for men, write Louise Chappell and Natalie Galea.

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Lucy Turnbull will join 20 of Sydney’s high-profile female professionals at an event aimed at encouraging more women to take up leadership roles in the built environment industry.

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UNSW’s women’s AFL team, the UNSW-Eastern Suburbs Stingrays, will head to the grand final this weekend hoping to bring home the premiership for the first time.

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