Discover the latest social affairs news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne inspires the next generation of female coders
Mon 05 Feb 2018
Swinburne joins Code Like a Girl to encourage the next generation of girl coders.
Students on youth mental health campaign
Tue 30 Jan 2018
A trio of Swinburne business students are setting out to teach young Australians to be resilient.
Makers come together to make positive change
Fri 22 Dec 2017
Teams of makers create prototypes to solve challenges for people with disabilities.
Award-winning Swinburne thesis explores gender in STEM
Thu 14 Dec 2017
A Swinburne alumna has been recognised for best PhD thesis in Sociology for her work exploring gender dynamics of STEM management.
Religious faith can help people to build better cities
Tue 12 Dec 2017
Swinburne’s Andre Van Eymeren explores how religious organisations can influence and shape cities.
Victorian social enterprises are thriving
Thu 07 Dec 2017
Report finds social enterprises contribute more than $5.2 billion to the Victorian economy.
New support program to help women facing trauma
Wed 06 Dec 2017
Swinburne and Access Health and Community to support women experiencing interpersonal trauma.
Sporting sector may be key to reducing violence against women
Wed 29 Nov 2017
Researchers are exploring how sports can promote gender equality and reduce violence against women
Funding success boost to Swinburne urban research
The National Housing Research Program has awarded projects involving Swinburne more than $1.3 million in funding.
Aunty Dot’s life in film
Tue 28 Nov 2017
A biofilm detailing the life of Aboriginal elder Aunty Dot Peters has been released by a Swinburne creative team.