Social Affairs

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Many strata executive committee members are ill-equipped to deal with complex problems that can affect quality of life and property values, new research shows.

UNSW has become the first Australian university to be awarded five stars in the new QS Stars rating system, which measures institutional performance against international benchmarks.

UNSW researchers will use a Linkage grant to develop new technology allowing oral delivery of vaccines, with potential for considerable impact in developing countries.

Once oppressed by big business, the Australian working class now suffers under the yoke of elite actors. The Liberal Party's class war rhetoric has turned the tables on the Left, argues Associate Professor David McKnight.

Australia actually has the lowest middle or upper class welfare in the OECD, write Professor Peter Whiteford and Dr Gerry Redmond.

UNSW has thanked its million dollar-plus donors for their generous support at an event hosted by the Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor.

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Australia should invest the proceeds of its mining boom in education, shadow minister for communications Malcolm Turnbull has told the U21 dinner at UNSW.

One in seven Australian adults are either fully or severely excluded from accessing basic financial services, according to new research by the Centre for Social Impact at UNSW and the National Australia Bank.

UNSW is hosting the Annual Presidents' Meeting and Global Ideas Roundtable of Universitas 21 - an international network of leading research-intensive universities from 15 countries.

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Clever UNSW designs for improved healthcare, surf safety and emergency response are among the finalists of Australia's top student industrial design competition.