True teachers don’t just count their blessings – they share them

We don’t know exactly what jobs of the future will be, but we can be certain that STEM subjects will be vital.

 

New teaching & learning framework for STEM

WASH: For her, it's the big issue

Water may seem an unusual topic to start a discussion on gender issues.

Read more about why it's important

Counting Dead Women: the hard truth about Australia’s domestic violence victims

UTS academic, Jenna Price, as part of the Counting Dead Women campaign researchers sets out to tackle the distorted image of violence and women in the media.

 

 

 

Read more about the Counting Dead Women campaign

Humanitarian Scholarship launched

The UTS Humanitarian Scholarship has been established to support undergraduate study for students holding Asylum Seeker Bridging Visas or Temporary Protection Visas.

 

 

 

Read more about the UTS Humanitarian Scholarship

Protecting Manguwanku: justice, in the eye of the beholder

The Federal Government and Northern Land Council nominated land in the Northern Territory for nuclear waste disposal.

 

 

 

Read more about protecting Manguwanku

Case studies

Funding for the NFP sector is increasingly allocated on the basis of impact data. UTS Prof Bronwen Dalton has launched a project to make validated measurement tools available to anyone.

Glebe ranks among the Sydney suburbs with the highest rates of income inequality. The many community organisations tackling the issues lack the time and funding to evaluate whether their work is having the desired impact.

Slavery, forced labour, forced marriage and human trafficking are all very much alive, and they still affect citizens and residents on our shores today.

UTS School of Education Senior Lecturer, Dr Jane Hunter, has used her High Possibility Classrooms framework to better support teachers and improve STEM teaching and learning.

Events

UTS Gallery is pleased to present Void, the final exhibition of the 2018 Program. Curated by Emily McDaniel, from the Kalari Clan of the Wiradjuri nation in central New South Wales, it brings together contemporary Aboriginal artists from across the country, working across drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, video and photography

Mental Health First Aid training

6 December @ 9:30 am - 7 December @ 5:00 pm

The Mental Health First Aid course teaches adults how to provide initial support to people who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. This event is for UTS staff.

News from across UTS

UN harnessing sport for greater good

The UN values sport as a vehicle for improving lives in disadvantaged communities – but it is grass-roots programs rather than mega-events such as the Football World Cup that make the difference.

Non-native English speakers have a voice at UTS too

UTS researchers, supported by the UTS Social Impact grant, explore the lived experiences of NESB research students at UTS.