University News

Stan Grant to deliver 2016 Narrm Oration

November 16 / 188

While there have been several tragic and disturbing stories about life for some Indigenous Australians this year, there has also been some good news about inclusion and participation in education and training.

UoM students ride to raise money for Motor Neurone disease

November 16 / 188

Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is the reality for 2000 Australians, and the number of cases continues to increase every year. While researchers are working towards a cure for the devastating disease, four University of Melbourne students and a friend from the University of Technology Sydney have taken up the challenge of raising much needed funds.

Art + Australia re-launched by artist Bill Henson

November 16 / 188

Australia’s premier art journal, Art + Australia, was launched in a new print format by celebrated Australian artist Bill Henson late last month.

From fire to gut bugs and antibiotic resistance: ARC grant results

November 16 / 188

The University of Melbourne has received Australian Research Council grants totalling more than $44 million for projects including understanding the pre-contact environmental impact of fire, antibiotic resistance in soil, and how bacteria affects gut function. 

System Garden 160th celebrated

November 16 / 188

From making Kokedamas (moss balls) to exploring on-campus flora and fauna, visitors celebrated 160 years of the University System Garden's vibrant history and biodiversity late October.

My Melbourne with ... Associate Professor Lindsay Oades

November 16 / 188

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.

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.

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