UNSW has been judged one of the top three universities in Australia for the quality of its learning and teaching, and assessed as number one in Australia for its teaching performance in business and law.
In public imagination, the sabre-toothed cat Smilodon ranks alongside Tyrannosaurus rex as the ultimate killing machine. Powerfully built, with upper canines like knives, Smilodon was a fearsome predator of Ice-Age America's lost giants.
Internationally renowned human rights legal specialist Professor Sandra Liebenberg, from Stellenbosch University in South Africa, will deliver this year's Australian Human Rights Centre Annual Public Lecture at UNSW.
Former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser is one of the human rights experts speaking at the UNSW branch of Amnesty International's public symposium 'Human rights and Australian identity in the age of terror'.
Indigenous leaders and Indigenous law experts will debate the impact of the 'Bringing Them Home' report when they take part in the Ten Years Later: Bringing Them Home and the Forced Removal of Children conference.
The future of Indigenous health and the pressing issue of getting more Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people into medical and health education are the focus of a major symposium at UNSW next week.