Up to 400 UNSW students will head to the Indo-Pacific region in 2017, after receiving more than $1.1 million under the  Australian Government’s new Colombo Plan.

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Managing water resources from space, the cognitive impacts of stress, and whether metadata retention is a breach of privacy, are just some of the concepts battling it out for top UNSW Three-Minute Thesis honours.

A student-designed rug inspired by native Australian flowers has won the Rug Up 2016 design competition and will be exhibited as part of the Sydney Design Festival.


UNSW student Denny Dien and Engineering Scientia Experience Manager Selena Griffith will travel to Toronto next month for the Enactus World Cup, a meeting of 3,500 social entrepreneurs and innovators.


Australia and the international community need more young people with STEM backgrounds to take an interest in politics, says UNSW student Sam Johnson, who just returned from the 2016 Youth 20 Summit in China.


Having a great student experience is all about the people you meet and the friends you make, says UNSW Postgraduate Coursework Officer Melani Nikolic.


From selling socially-conscious socks to visualising the inside of human blood vessels with video game technology, speakers at TEDxUNSW on Saturday 13 August have some incredible stories to share. 


From the pool to the pitch, a crop of talented UNSW athletes are competing for medals at the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.