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The mining sector is lucrative and influential and is crying out for students, write Mark Hoffman and Paul Hagan.

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Potential students and their families can learn all about life and study at UNSW Sydney on Saturday, with hundreds of exciting events on offer including demonstrations and lectures.

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UNSW researchers have been recognised in the prestigious Young Tall Poppy Science Awards for work on mental health in young people and building engineered tissue that reduces heart failure.

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UNSW Sydney moved from 133 to 102, signifying the largest annual rise in the Academic Ranking of World Universities in the history of UNSW and the biggest this year among Go8 universities.

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Sentiment can skew logic when it comes to using our natural resources, writes Raja Junankar.

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The succession of data access legislation in the Australian parliament is fast becoming a Mad Hatter's tea party. We need better oversight, and fast, writes Greg Austin.

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UNSW Sydney Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Ian Jacobs'  address at the National Press Club highlighted the economic contributions of Australia’s top research universities.

 

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31 UNSW projects and fellowships funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council have received more than $25 million in the latest round of federal government funding.

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Bryan Caplan’s new book The Case Against Education argues we should invest less in education, writes Merlin Crossley.

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The new RBA monetary statement is just like the old one — but there are some things that are changing significantly, writes Richard Holden.

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