Discover the latest social affairs news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Australia’s un-doing of voter intimidation
Thu 14 Aug 2014
Swinburne Associate Professor of Design Anthropology Elizabeth Dori Tunstall reflects upon the role of Australia in America’s democracy'.
Swinburne's LGBTI community comes out
Tue 12 Aug 2014
Swinburne's Jeffrey Smart reflects on the university's strong commitment to diversity and support of LGBTI people.
Family violence response must tackle all forms of abuse
Reducing family violence requires targeting all forms of abuse
If an election had been held on the weekend...
What happens when you add a hypothetical to a hypothetical?
Don't blame the booze, it's zero tolerance on violence that's needed
Fri 08 Aug 2014
Adjunct Associate Professor Mike Keane says cultural violence needs to be addressed and the people who are committing the violence need to be dealt with.
Swinburne moves to close the gender gap
Wed 06 Aug 2014
Swinburne’s commitment to achieving gender pay equality will level the workplace playing field.
Swinburne’s Dori Tunstall and Karen Hughes receive grant from Australia China Council
Tue 05 Aug 2014
Swinburne academics explore the role of design, sustainability and natural dyeing innovation in Indigenous Australian and ethnic Chinese communities.
Germany on song
Thu 31 Jul 2014
Swinburne Professor Klaus Neumann traces the story from the 1954 “Miracle of Bern” to this month’s World Cup win.
Scholarship sends Swinburne student to South East Asia symposium
Generous donations from Swinburne’s alumni community have allowed Liz Rodriguez to follow her dreams all the way to Cambodia.
Re/valuating craft in Australia and India
Swinburne Associate Professor Dori Tunstall explores how craft is valued differently in Australia and India.