UNSW Arts and Social Sciences

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Australia's university sector is one of the most attractive for international students. So why not try to keep them when they graduate rather than lose the talent we've helped train and educate?

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Evidence shows restorative justice can help fix environmental crime – so why isn't Australia using it more?

Prima Facie Suzie Miller

Written by a former lawyer, a new play presents a forceful critique of the Australian legal system's treatment of sexual assault.

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American journalist Rebecca Traister joins UNSW Senior Lecturer Dr Fiona Morrison to reflect on the ways the anger of women has changed the course of history. 

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Dani Cooper reports on a program backed by UNSW and the NSW Department of Education that places student teachers in rural and remote schools.

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UNSW’s University Preparation Program was a stepping stone to a new sense of purpose for Liam Connolly O'Donnell.

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Former headmaster of Sydney Grammar School and respected classical scholar John Vallance will join UNSW as Honorary Professor for the Public Understanding of the Humanities.

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It's a quarter century since Bill Ashcroft published The Empire Writes Back, a wryly named text that launched the field of postcolonial literary studies. But in an era of refugees, race tensions and cultural conflict, the work is as relevant as ever.

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