Delivering this year’s UNSW Gandhi Oration, social researcher Hugh Mackay outlined how small actions as simple as saying hello with a smile can have a powerful impact on the national mood.


Australia is in the grip of anxiety and depression, with 100,000 homeless people and a widening income gap, social researcher Hugh Mackay will tell an audience at UNSW's 2017 Gandhi Oration tonight.


Learning life lessons and how the world works is more important to a child's growth and development than a sole focus on academic achievement, writes Louis Wang.


UNSW congratulates all the members of its community who have been recognised in this year’s Australia Day honours.


UNSW quantum physicist Michelle Simmons has delivered the 2017 Australia Day address for NSW, urging young people to tackle life's hardest tasks and to strive to be the best they can be.


The new minister for science Arthur Sinodinos has some challenges ahead, but there is an opportunity to build on the foundations laid by his predcessors, writes Les Field.


A sneak peek of the UNSW Sydney 360 Campus Tour. 

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UNSW congratulates the more than 8,000 students who have received offers to study at the University in 2017.


Social researcher Dr Hugh Mackay will deliver UNSW’s annual Gandhi Oration tonight (30 January 2017), discussing why neighbourhoods matter and how good neighbours build strong communities.


The summer break is here, which means bushfires, heatwaves, parties, family time and resolutions for the year ahead. UNSW has experts available for comment on stories this holiday season.