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17 June 2016
Melbourne artist Geoffrey Bartlett has taken out the Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award for 2016 with a striking work titled Fusion Revisited.
15 June 2016
Teachers at 30 secondary schools across Victoria are set to receive a boost to their Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) teaching credentials thanks to a new Victorian Government initiative delivered by Deakin University.
13 June 2016
Deakin University Chancellor John Stanhope has been acknowledged with a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM, General Division) as part of todaynnual Queenirthday Honours List.
13 June 2016
Deakin University marketing courses have been given the quality seal of approval from Australiaeak professional marketing body.
7 June 2016
Fourth year Arts/Commerce student Rachael Brodie was last night announced as the second recipient of the annual Allison Murphy Memorial Scholarship.
6 June 2016
Crossing the threshold into the thirties is often marked with many life changing moments, with starting a family up there as the most momentous for women and men alike.
25 May 2016
Deakin University has joined with the Australian Centre for Health Research to encourage Australiano break the silence on talking about death and start a conversation with family and friends while breaking bread at the dinner table.
23 May 2016
A world first Australian study has found a link between modern screen-based sedentary behaviours and anxiety risk in mothers of young children aged under five years.
20 May 2016
Australians may soon be able to undergo ultrasound diagnostics by remote, thanks to a world first robotics technology developed by Deakin University in partnership with Telstra.
17 May 2016
Deakin University welcomes the launch of a new stage of Keep It Clever advertising during the federal election campaign to highlight the essential role of universities in economic transition and job creation.
17 May 2016
Why gestational diabetes leads to type 2 diabetes has baffled medical science for decades, but new research led by Deakin University has shown the answer could be in our genesility to change their behaviour due to signals from the environment.
13 May 2016
A warming globe has been directly linked to higher mortality among one of the worldost iconic Arctic-breeding, migratory shorebirds.
10 May 2016
A new crowdfunding campaign by Deakin University historian Dr Joanna Cruickshank aims to use theatre and historical story-telling to fight racism in Australian high schools.
9 May 2016
In their latest study, scientists with Deakin Universityentre for Advanced Sensory Science (CASS) have found that there is not a strong connection between sweet taste, diet and body size.
4 May 2016
Deakin University scientists may have found a way to stop the cancer that has been killing Tasmanian devils for the past 20 years.
3 May 2016
Deakin University has corralled the chaotic World Wide Web and plethora of course guides inundating students with study and career prospects, creating a simple, one-stop-shop that pairs courses and careers.
1 May 2016
Deakin University scientists have gained the biggest ever birds-eye view of Australian backyards, offering a fascinating insight into the variety, number and even size of avian wildlife drinking and washing in bird baths across the country.
28 April 2016
Deakin University nursing researchers have found that how a patientondition is treated in the emergency department can be a predictor of things going wrong when they are moved to the hospital wards.
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