UNSW Arts Design & Architecture

University campus on an Aboriginal hunting ground

Universities must meaningfully acknowledge they are sited on unceded First Nations land and Indigenous culture should be recognised in campus design. These steps are vital for reconciliation.

Eleanor Roosevelt with King George VI, Sarah Delano Roosevelt, Queen Elizabeth and Franklin Roosevelt

As first lady during the Depression and Second World War, Roosevelt was instrumental in how the US was run – and did much to advance women in that role.

woman on the airbnb app

Sydney rents fell during the pandemic as investors swapped short-term holiday lettings for traditional rentals, UNSW research shows.

australia suburb aerial view

A new UNSW report recommends a Royal Commission and broader RBA remit to address the effect of soaring house prices on productivity, economic instability and inequality.

Jane McAdam

Scientia Professor Jane McAdam leads the list of UNSW Sydney recipients of 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours.

south sea islander children in queensland early 1900s

Australia's use of Pacific Islander workers in the late 19th century was part of a much bigger story of British sugar barons and the trans-Atlantic slave trade.

children hold flags in the rubble of a building

There seems to be no interest in reviving a peace process that has been effectively moribund since the Clinton administration in the late 1990s.

Joanna Capon and Richard Alcock

UNSW Sydney has awarded honorary doctorates to Joanna Capon and Richard Alcock, in recognition of their distinguished careers and eminent service in their respective industries and the community.

a palestinian women walks past the rubble of a building

The two sides need the international community to help them end the fighting, but the Biden administration has so far been reluctant to get involved.

teacher in classroom feeling stressed

NSW public school teachers on short fixed-term contracts report feeling forced to compete with colleagues to stay employed.

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