University News

Ground-breaking nursing e-learning tool receives international innovation award

November 16 / 188

Melbourne School of Health Sciences lecturers Bronwyn Tarrant, Thomas Mathew & Dr Snezana Kusuljic have been awarded a silver medal after their e-learning tool iiNurse came Runner-Up in the International E-Learning Awards (IELA) in the mobile learning category. 

New staff join Uni through Indigenous Australian Employment Development Program

November 16 / 188

The University has welcomed seven new recruits into the workforce through its Indigenous Australian Employment Development Program (IAEDP).

My Melbourne with ... Dr Gerhard Wiesenfeldt

October 16 / 187

My Melbourne introduces the people who keep our not-so-little community buzzing, what they do with their working days, and what they've learned along life's journey.

Pack a meal to help Zambrero in the fight to end world hunger

October 16 / 187

Volunteers interested in contributing to the fight against world hunger are invited to join a nationwide ‘meal packing event’ organised by Zambrero on Friday 21 October.

Cultural Collisions is live on campus – now!

October 16 / 187

Eight-time Director of the Edinburgh Festival, Sir Jonathan Mills, has devised and curated an entire precinct of the Melbourne Festival in collaboration with academics and students from the University of Melbourne.

Student views on virtual infrastructure canvassed for Flex-AP project

October 16 / 187

The University has consulted with students on their virtual infrastructure (or technology) preferences, as part of the ongoing Flex-AP project, led by Pro Vice-Chancellor (Educational Innovation) Professor Gregor Kennedy.

Tommy McRae’s contribution to recording Indigenous history recognised on Arts West façade

October 16 / 187

In a striking design created by a joint venture between Architectus & ARM Architecture, Corroboree or William Buckley and Dancers from the Wathaurong People, (c 1890) by Indigenous artist Tommy McRae, is pressed into the exterior of the University of Melbourne’s new Arts West building.

Hero update!

October 16 / 187

Congratulations to Commerce graduate Dylan Alcott who won tennis gold last month at the Rio Paralympics in Men’s Quad singles and Men’s Quad doubles (with partner Heath Davidson).

Melbourne commits to UN Sustainable Development Goals

October 16 / 187

The Vice-Chancellor Professor Glyn Davis recently formalised the University of Melbourne’s commitment to support the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

Melbourne University, Bio21 Institute and Thermo Fisher Scientific Australia sign collaboration agreement

October 16 / 187

The University of Melbourne’s Bio21 Institute – renowned for cutting edge research and innovation and strong academia-industry partnerships – recently announced a major collaborative agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science through development and provision of cutting-edge technology. 

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