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AUSTRALIA’S biggest investment bank has appointed its first female CEO

Alumna Shemara Wikramanayake earned her commerce and law degree from UNSW

UN delivers strong rebuke to Australian government on women’s rights

This week, the United Nations handed down its recommendations from its review of Australia’s compliance with the women’s rights treaty, the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). The UN delivered a scathing critique of Australia’s failures to protect and promote the rights of women and girls.

University students aren’t reporting sexual assault, and new guidelines don’t address why

Guidelines for how universities should respond to student sexual assault and sexual harassment released late last week fail to address the reason so many students don’t actually report their experiences.

UNSW alumnus tackles social injustice through Fulbright Scholarship

UNSW Law alumnus Peerce McManus is Harvard bound on a Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarship to undertake a Master of Law focusing on the role of law, public policy, and advocacy in improving outcomes for disadvantaged communities.

Strong performance by UNSW Law in world subject rankings

UNSW Sydney’s Faculty of Law performed well in the latest ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018

Opinion: Partially right: rejecting neoliberalism shouldn't mean giving up on social liberalism

Attacks on neoliberalism, even for the right reasons, risk throwing out what is good about liberalism.

Opinion: My Health Record: the case for opting out

Unless you take action to remove yourself before October 15, the federal government will make a digital copy of your medical record, store it centrally, and give numerous people access to it.

Voting age should be lowered to 16, law expert argues

Professor George Williams, says 16 and 17-year-old should have the option to vote.

Law alumna adds volume to calls for Indigenous referendum

UNSW Law alumna Teela Reed used an appearance on Q&A to urge federal leaders to take the nation into a referendum on constitutional recognition for Indigenous Australians.

Scientia PhD scholarships recruit our next generation of researchers.

Expressions of interest are now open for the UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme.

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