Care must be taken to ensure that mandatory pro bono imposed on law students, who by definition are not admitted as lawyers, does not do more harm than good, write Michael Legg and John Corker.
Love is a vital element in almost everything that is important to economists and social science, write Gigi Foster and Peter Frijters.
A low-cost wastewater treatment system built with recycled materials will help transfer Australian expertise to classrooms in Tunisia.
It's time universities put more money and effort into socialising international students who daily face situations in which they embarrass themselves, offend people, or are misunderstood, writes Gigi Foster.
The Gonski school funding reforms are not a silver bullet for closing the education gap between our lowest and highest-achieving students, argues Leila Morsy.
Our centenary observances tend to be monumental wastes of time and money and we are about to do it all again with the Great War, argues Jeffrey Grey.
Qualified science and maths teachers in schools should get a salary boost, and new money from the Gonski review could help pay for it, writes Merlin Crossley.
UNSW Scientia Professor Mark Bradford has been elected a distinguished member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Julia Gillard's yuan conversion offer and framework for bilateral relations with China puts Australia in the right place at the right time, writes Tim Harcourt.
The Governor-General has hosted a high-level reception in New York for UNSW law professor and UN representative Megan Davis.