Sorry Day will be commemorated at UNSW on Tuesday May 29 with a special film screening, guest speakers and the signing of a Sea of Hands petition to right the wrongs against Indigenous people in Australia.
Three of this year's Federation Fellowships for scientific research have been awarded to UNSW researchers. UNSW placed equal first in the number of new Fellowships announced and equal second in the total number of Fellowships announced.
The Faculty of Business will be re-named the Australian School of Business at UNSW. The newly named business school is a result of the integration of the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) and Faculty of Commerce and Economics.
A half century after the publication of his iconic novel, Voss, Patrick White's legacy will be debated at a public symposium this week. The event is co-hosted by UNSW's Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, ahead of the Sydney Writers' Festival.
Despite hundreds of families being told their children have peanut allergies every year, many of the children may be able to eat peanuts safely, a study by researchers at UNSW and the Sydney Children's Hospital has found.
Three of Australia's top universities have formed an alliance to spearhead national leadership in climate change research, education and policy. It comprises UNSW, the Australian National University and Monash University.