Social Affairs

Gladys Berejiklian

News of the NSW premier's 'close personal relationship' with a former MP under investigation by ICAC is a hit to her hitherto squeaky clean public persona.

Police at protest in Greece

A UNSW criminologist and an international relations expert walk into a bar … years later their discussions over drinks turn into a book.

Two young students playing the recorder

Music education isn’t always that great. Just look to the recorder.

Construction of apartment block

There's a program ready. It'd create 30,000 homes and renovate thousands more, creating up to 18,000 jobs.

Hawkesbury River at sunrise

UNSW Sydney's Grace Karskens reveals the complex and controversial history of the Hawkesbury River in her latest book People of the River.

drone flying over city at dusk

Recreational and commercial drone usage has taken off, but the dangers could be going over our head.

Shadows of people in line

New analysis shows there is considerable scope to increase JobSeeker payments before they might hinder people's motivation to find paid work.

Young girl gazing out of a window

Some children are not socially engaging with their peers in the way they did before the pandemic. It's understandable if parents are worried.

Postgraduate student working

Life for graduate students can be hard work and often isolating, and COVID-19 piled on the pressures. That's when having an academic leader and program dedicated to supporting them proved its worth.

Jewish teenagers during WWII

Two UNSW academics are on a quest to unearth Holocaust stories more Australians can relate to as survivors pass away.

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