University News

University tops NHMRC funding

December 10 / 50

The University has been awarded more than $70 million in Project Grants and Fellowships from the National Health and Medical Research Council.

John Hattie to lead MGSE's Melbourne Education Research Institute

December 10 / 50

The University's Graduate School of Education (MGSE) has appointed Professor John Hattie as Director of its research institute.

Ewing Collection on show at the Potter

December 10 / 50

The Ewing Collection, presented to the University of Melbourne Union in 1938 by Dr Samuel Arthur Ewing, is on show at the Ian Potter Museum of Art until 27 February 2011.

RAP Consultation leaves no stone unturned

December 10 / 50

By Gabrielle Murphy

The University's Reconciliation Action Plan is being developed in two stages to build on the University's commitment to reconciliation, and there are only a few days left for staff and students to contribute to the draft.

Our sustainability success

December 10 / 50

Staff and students were a major part of the success of the University's 2010 sustainability initiatives.

Exploring ethics

December 10 / 50

The Melbourne Research Office and several University academics were pivotal contributors to the 2010 Australasian Ethics Network Conference.

Narrm Oration celebrates multiple milestones

November 10 / 49

On the evening of Thursday 11 November, a packed audience gathered in the Spot’s basement theatre to hear visiting Native American scholar and internationally recognised researcher and writer, Dr Manley Begay of the University of Arizona and Harvard University, deliver the second annual Narrm Oration.

A hands-on rural experience for 120 vet students

November 10 / 49

First-year students from the Faculty of Veterinary Science engaged in some practical learning at the University's Dookie campus as part of an innovative program to introduce them to rural and regional veterinary practices.

Oh Canada

November 10 / 49

The High Commissioner for Canada to Australia Mr Michael Small visited the University for a day of events to promote and strengthen the University's research and collaboration activities with Canada on Thursday 4 November.

University's sustainability efforts recognised

November 10 / 49

The University's work to create a sustainable campus has been recognised in the Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability's Green Gown Awards.

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