Social Affairs

Childcare inside

Is childcare about quality of services or making large profits and returns for investors, asks Patrick McClure, Ethics Fellow at the Centre for Social Impact.

The Randwick medical precinct, including UNSW, has been supported by a $16 million funding boost from the NSW Government.

UNSW is the state's top ranked university, performing above world standard, according to the Excellence in Research for Australia report.

Medical luminaries are among a number of UNSW academics and alumni recognised in this year's Australia Day honours.

The Palestinian Papers are damaging to the Palestinian Authority's leadership and must place the future of Mahmoud Abbas under a heavy cloud, writes Dr Anthony Billingsley.

The revolution in online learning continues to sweep through the tertiary education sector. Now teachers will find it easier to keep up - thanks to an innovative project at UNSW.

Whiteford inside

Many unemployed Australians will continue to live in poverty unless the government acts on the recommendations of the Henry Review, says Professor Peter Whiteford.

IAESS inside

A bionic eye lab, liquid nitrogen ice cream and climbing the Harbour Bridge were among the highlights of the Indigenous Australian Engineering Summer School.

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UNSW academics Pat Dodson and Megan Davis have been selected to an expert advisory panel that aims to secure constitutional recognition for Indigenous Australians.

Self employed mums inside

Mothers are doing it for themselves by choosing self-employment as a solution to the lack of part-time options in the job market, new research shows.

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