UNSW staff members have had their commitment to student learning recognised by Australia's pre-eminent learning and teaching body.
UNSW has outscored every university in Australia in the 2009 Good Universities Guide.
Mandla Mandela, grandson of Nelson Mandela and Chief of the Mvezo Traditional Council, moved an audience of more than 800 people to tears when he spoke at UNSW.
An article on multiculturalism has won UNSW academic Geoffrey Brahm Levey an international media prize.
Mandla Mandela, grandson of Nelson Mandela and Chief of the Mvezo Traditional Council, will deliver a major address this week at the University of New South Wales.
The Governor-General Major General Michael Jeffery has officially launched the Centre for Social Impact at UNSW. The Centre is aimed at driving social innovation by building the capacity of Australia's not-for-profit sector.
UNSW is hosting thousands of World Youth Day pilgrims on the Kensington campus this week.
Australia faces a period of steep decline unless governments embark on a new era of nation building, a leading UNSW researcher has warned.
UNSW will provide $300,000 worth of post-graduate scholarships to develop skills vital to rebuilding China's earthquake-devastated Sichuan province.
UNSW academic Professor Peter Graham is working with the United Nations to meet one of the biggest global challenges currently taking place, urbanisation.