Discover the latest social affairs news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne research to support Australia’s senior entrepreneurs
Sat 04 Oct 2014
Seniorpreneurs are set to benefit from a new research project that aims to engage seniors in entrepreneurship, start-ups and self-employment opportunities.
Australians embrace VPNs
Fri 03 Oct 2014
Swinburne's Ramon Lobato and Scott Ewing discuss how Australians are finding ways to trick geoblocking.
Nationwide research project to shed light on Australia’s social enterprise sector
Thu 02 Oct 2014
The Centre for Social Impact Swinburne and Social Traders have teamed up to undertake the second wave of a study on the Australian social enterprise sector.
Please un-do 'booty' pop videos
Fri 26 Sep 2014
Swinburne's Professor Dori Tunstall comments on pop music and 'booty' videos.
Sack the coach? Wait, there’s more to fixing a club than that
Thu 25 Sep 2014
The football season is almost over, but the coach-sacking season has just begun.
Vitriolic abuse of Anita Sarkeesian: why the games industry needs her
Tue 23 Sep 2014
Swinburne PhD student Jessamy Gleeson comments on the persistent hate campaign against a well-known feminist gaming critic.
Will the next coach please stand up?
Thu 18 Sep 2014
Sacking a coach isn't enough to change the attitude of fans. What matters most is who the club appoints next - not who they get rid of.
Un-doing disrespect: women & design
Thu 11 Sep 2014
Swinburne's Dori Tunstall discusses R-E-S-P-E-C-T in our times
World War 1: How jingoistic bluster encouraged our boys to enlist
Tue 09 Sep 2014
Swinburne’s Politics and History Lecturer Julie Kimber discusses the pressure to enlist in WW1.
Youth Humanitarian Festival tackles the big issues
Wed 03 Sep 2014
Swinburne, Deakin and La Trobe students unite to bring the Youth Humanitarian Festival to Melbourne.