UNSW Industrial Design student, Alicia Mintzes, has taken out second place in the 2008 Australian Design Awards - Dyson Student Award.
UNSW engineers are using detailed satellite assessment to assist with the recovery from an earthquake which hit China on May 12, killing more than 60,000 people.
UNSW will receive just on $11.5 million in Linkage Grants from the Australian Research Council (ARC), the highest level of funding for any university in the country, it was announced today.
UNSW awards Honorary Doctorates to two of Australia's leading artists.
Two academics from UNSW's Faculty of the Built Environment have won a major industry award for their work on the Beijing Olympics.
Twenty-three-year-old medical student Nikki Bart and her mother, Cheryl Bart, who is an alumna of UNSW, have climbed into the record books, becoming the first mother and daughter team to scale Mount Everest.
The Premier, Morris Iemma, has told a senior Chinese audience that a new Confucius Institute at UNSW will bring "enormous benefits" to both countries.
The culture and history of Australia's Indigenous people will be recognised at UNSW during a series of celebrations marking Indigenous Week.
A young African doctor is studying at UNSW's National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research to help fight the virus in her homeland.
Three COFA graduates have been selected to take part in the Venice Biennale 2009, along with COFA curator Felicity Fenner.