Social Affairs

Sichuangroup inside

UNSW was the first university in the world to offer scholarships to help equip Sichuan's next generation with skills for rebuilding their province following last year's earthquake.

Unsw ranking inside

UNSW has again been ranked in the world's top 50 universities, cementing its position as a global leader.

Federal Attorney-General, Robert McClelland, will today release the report of the National Human Rights Consultation Committee.

Renowned historian Dr Grace Karskens will speak about lost Indigenous urban histories at a free public lecture at UNSW tonight (Thursday, 24th September).

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A major forum on South-East Sydney's public transport will be held at UNSW tonight.

Can modern high-rise buildings make our cities more liveable? Vibrant cities need more than just laneway bars, says Professor of Architecture Xing Ruan, one of the editors of a book to be launched at UNSW tonight.

Future fellows inside

Research to protect women's rights in conflict zones and the development of improved cancer drug delivery systems are among the projects being pursued by 15 outstanding UNSW researchers awarded prestigious Future Fellowships.

One of the world's leading counter-insurgency experts, Dr David Kilcullen, will speak at UNSW next week (Thursday, 3 September).

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Former Governor-General Sir William Deane has launched UNSW's Indigenous Policy and Dialogue Research Unit, headed by Professor Patrick Dodson.

UNSW has scored the maximum five-star rating for seven key performance indicators in the 2010 Good Universities Guide.