University News

Historical Studies hosts Classics Summer School

February 11 / 53

The Department of Historical Studies has hosted its 10th annual Classics Summer School, with a record 120 students  attending.  

Supporting sustainability throughout 2011

February 11 / 53

The University’s 2011 Sustainability Calendar, which features artwork by children from the Queensberry St Children’s Centre, has proved wildly popular with the University community. 
So far, more than 700 of the free calendars have been distributed.

Headspace enters the Melbourne Design Awards 2010

February 11 / 53

By Louisa Ragas

The Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning’s Headspace project, coordinated by digital technology expert Dr Stanislav Roudavski, has been entered into the 2010 Melbourne Design Awards (MDA).

New research to explore how education and training can combat disadvantage

February 11 / 53

By Rees Quilford

A new partnership between the Faculty of Business and Economics and the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) will help researchers to better understand how education and training can overcome social and economic disadvantages.

Faculty of Science’s Science Experience program a great success

February 11 / 53

Staff in the Faculty of Science worked with Young Scientists Australia to host the Science Experience, a program for Year 9 and 10 students from more than 19 different secondary schools from 11-13 January.

Upskilling Victoria's maths teachers

February 11 / 53

A ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first cohort of the Melbourne School of Graduate Education's (MGSE) Post Graduate Certificate in Mathematics Teaching was held on Monday 24 January.

Woodward Medallists named

February 11 / 53

An expert in Chinese law and a computer scientist have been named the winners of the University’s 2010 Woodward Medals.

2010 Internal Communications Survey results available

February 11 / 53

The results from the Marketing and Communications Division’s 2010 Internal Communications Survey are available.

New Chair of Arts Education appointed

January 11 / 52

Professor Susan Wright has accepted the position of Chair, Arts Education at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE).

New Alumni Council at Business and Economics

January 11 / 52

Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics Professor Margaret Abernethy and Dr Peter Yates (Chair of Business and Economics Board) announced membership of the newly created Faculty of Business and Economics Alumni Council late last year.

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