Season’s Greetings from the UNSW Newsroom. The University is closed for the Christmas/New Year break and will reopen on Tuesday, 3 January.


Our bumper Summer issue looks at the future of Sydney, a city beautiful one day, infuriating the next. What will it take to make Sydney smarter and more liveable, and at the same time ensure its citizens' interests are truly valued?


A computer scientist calling for bans on 'killer robots', an internationally respected drug researcher, and a chemist developing 'smart' nanoparticles to target tumours are among 16 new Scientia Professors.


The Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Teaching Excellence have been announced with lecturers from across the University recognised for their outstanding commitment to teaching.


Leila Morsy, Senior Lecturer in the School of Education, reveals what is on her bedside table to read this summer.

Energy blueprint

UNSW has joined a coalition of prominent Australians to ensure the country's transition to a clean energy future.


UNSW academics continue to shine as influential thought leaders on Australia’s largest and most widely read opinion and analysis website.


What keeps Professor Richard Buckland up at night? Education - and the way society's focus on marks fail to deliver students the experience they deserve.

Campus Bookshop

The UNSW Bookshop has won Best Campus Bookshop of 2016, the third time in five years that it has received the award, announced at the Australian Campus Booksellers conference in Melbourne.


Concerns regarding the effects of affordable housing development on property values and quality of life for existing residents are largely unfounded, write Gethin Davison and Edgar Liu.