The Dean of the Faculty of Science and an eminent medical researcher are among five UNSW academics named on the 2008 Australia Day Honours List.
Children as young as six will be following in the footsteps of John Singleton, Siimon Reynolds and Bryce Courtenay, dreaming up their own advertising campaigns as part of a program for gifted students.
One of the country's leading researchers in families and work, early childhood education and community service provision has joined UNSW.
A group of four universities, lead by UNSW, are working on a ground-breaking research project which will investigate current models of studio teaching in architecture, art and design in Australia.
UNSW's Cathy Sherry has been awarded a 2007 NSW Quality Teaching Award.
UNSW student Johnno Cotterill has won an Academic Excellence Award from the New South Wales Institute of Sport.
UNSW has had a large number of researchers elected as Fellows of the prestigious Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.
One of China's most prestigious universities will partner UNSW in a new Confucius Institute.
UNSW pays tribute to its longest serving Chancellor.
Dr Peter Shergold will head the new Centre for Social Impact being established at UNSW, Vice-Chancellor Professor Fred Hilmer has announced.