philanthropy

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Ten startups will pitch their ideas to investors at an event at the MCA to the launch the Founders Program, the flagship initiative of the UNSW Entrepreneurship team.

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UNSW Sydney is mourning the death of Dr Michael Crouch AC, who made significant contributions to the University, including the establishment of the Michael Crouch Innovation Centre.

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Philanthropist and White Rabbit Gallery founder Judith Neilson has made her second major donation to UNSW with the announcement of The Judith Neilson Chair in Contemporary Art.

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Philanthropy can play a key role in assisting schools and students, but it doesn't let governments off the hook, writes UNSW Chancellor David Gonski.

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Fresh from Caltech, new philanthropy chief and former US Marine Jon Paparsenos has big plans to foster a culture of “passionate” giving at UNSW.

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The former Canadian junior tennis champion recently took her role as fundraiser to new heights, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to support research into liver cancer, the disease that killed her father. 

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A group of UNSW Law alumni has come up with a unique form of philanthropy, collectively donating $100,000 to fund college living expenses for an outstanding Indigenous law student.  

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In the world of collaborative financing, donation-based platforms are now raising some interesting and crucial questions about the role of government and the nature of philanthropy, write Markus A. Höllerer and Danielle Logue.

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International disaster risk-reduction expert Professor David Sanderson has been appointed the inaugural Judith Neilson Chair in Architecture at UNSW.

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Construction of the new School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering precinct at UNSW is underway following a substantial philanthropic donation from businessman Len Ainsworth.

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