09 May 2013
With China investing massive amounts in universities, it's vital for the federal government to make hard policy decisions to ensure our system can be truly globally competitive, writes Professor Iain Martin.
03 May 2013
Having a 'right to education' can open a legal minefield, writes Fergal Davis.
26 April 2013
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.
24 April 2013
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.
28 February 2013
Mahatma Gandhi’s granddaughter has called for a focus on moral education to counter violence in society.
22 February 2013
Ela Gandhi will discuss her grandfather's legacy of nonviolent resistance, social justice, and respect for the environment in a free public lecture at UNSW.
31 October 2012
Apparently, teachers and principals have no need to hear about research on international education policy and are too sensitive to deal with “controversial” ideas, write Kalervo Gulson and Andrew Gibson.
15 June 2012
It is time Australian governments paid serious attention to the structure and efficiency of the public service economy, writes Gary Sturgess.
15 May 2012
We must foster the next generation of teachers for the sake of future students, writes Michele Bruniges.
16 April 2012
We have a new wave of overseas students from a new frontier, South America, with Brazil at the forefront, writes Tim Harcourt.
16 April 2012
One of the most disturbing parts of the current discussion of schools is the growing assumption that public schools are woefully underfunded and inadequate, writes Cathy Sherry.
13 March 2012
Learning Indonesian should be a national priority argues Jo Coghlan, yet undergraduate enrolments in the subject have plunged by 70 percent.
02 November 2010
To avert a major slump in international student demand, Australia needs to be rebranded as a premium education destination, argues UNSW Vice-Chancellor Professor Fred Hilmer.
13 July 2010
People with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) will have the chance to take part in a pilot study of a unique internet-based education program, which has proved very successful in treating several other mental disorders.
02 July 2010
People with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will have the chance to take part in a pilot study of an internet-based education program.
29 June 2010
Educators and practitioners in engineering, architecture and design from around the world are at UNSW for a major international conference on design education.
02 November 2007
It's enough to leave most music lovers All Shook Up: Elvis Presley's music is derivative and lacking in substance, according to UNSW academic Professor Robert Walker.
30 October 2007
UNSW enjoys a "world class" reputation in China, and the University's quality teaching and learning model is being studied for application in China's fast growing higher education sector.
21 September 2007
The future of Indigenous health and the pressing issue of getting more Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people into medical and health education are the focus of a major symposium at UNSW next week.
14 September 2007
The future of Indigenous health in Australia and the pressing issue of getting more Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people into medical and health education are the focus of a major symposium at UNSW.
14 September 2007
UNSW Medicine is helping to lead a campaign calling on Australian governments to close the life expectancy gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians within a generation.
31 August 2007
Senior diplomats and education specialists from leading Korean universities have met at UNSW to explore new ways to tap the growing interest in Korean studies.
11 April 2007
UNSW is throwing its impressive scholarly resources behind climate change while rolling out measures to make the University itself one of the world's most sustainable campuses. The work is outlined in a special "green" issue of Uniken.
23 March 2007
We're being taught the wrong way, from primary school through to university level, according to a UNSW expert in education.