Social Affairs

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UNSW - the only higher education partner of the Australia China Business Council - will feature in seven VIP events at China's Shanghai World Expo.

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A leading Samuel Beckett scholar and literary critic has taken up a prestigious new position at UNSW.

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Julia Leigh, author of the acclaimed novel The Hunter, is UNSW's Literary Fellow for 2010.

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Award-winning author, David Malouf has told a UNSWriting audience what inspired him to write his latest novel, Ransom.

The University of New South Wales is holding its Postgrad Expo on Wednesday, April 21 at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney.

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Renowned architect Professor Glenn Murcutt has become the first Australian to join the jury of architecture's most prestigious award, the Pritzker Prize.

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India's human resources minister has visited UNSW and signalled Australia's universities have a strong role to play in Indian higher education.

International experts will discuss the challenges of developing a policy framework for parenting in Australia at a conference hosted by the Social Policy Research Centre at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) on Thursday April 8.

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One of Australia's most celebrated authors has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters by UNSW.

No government is seriously concerned about its impact on future generations despite intergovernmental reports and claims to the contrary, argues professor of public policy Jenny Stewart.