Summer/Winter program in Brazil

The International Business School Americas, a member of the European Foundation for Management Development, in partnership with UNIP, one of the most important Brazilian higher education institutions, are inviting international students to attend an intensive 2 or 3-week program designed for students and young professionals.


Two teams reach the semi finals of The Big Idea competition

2014 is the second year Deakin has participated in The Big Idea competition, with two teams making it to the semi-finals.


Why mentoring programs may be contributing to student satisfaction

 Could student mentoring be contributing to student satisfaction?


Ross Garnaut on how to deal with climate change

The Faculty of Business and Law was proud to host esteemed economist Professor Ross Garnaut as part of Deakin Law School's Research Seminar Series.


Practice makes perfect for law students

The Law Clinic program, which in 2015 will be known as legal internships, gives law students a chance to gain practical experience in a legal workplace while earning a credit point towards their degree.

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Do we need mandatory gender quota legislation?

Deakin Law School and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation recently hosted the International Corporate Governance and Law (ICGL) Forum which asked; is there a need for mandatory gender quota legislation?


New resources bring technology into the teaching of accounting

A new resource has been launched to integrate emerging technologies into the tertiary teaching of accounting.


Deakin alumnus wins Australia’s Young Executive of the Year for 2014

Deakin alumnus Andrew Conway has won the prestigious Australian Financial Review (AFR)'s award of Australia's Young Executive of the Year for 2014.

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The sports management alumni chapter's first year

2014 was the first of many exciting years for the Sport Management Alumni chapter, recently completing its inaugural year.

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New centre to provide more than 1000 tertiary and TAFE training opportunities

A partnership between the Coalition government, Deakin University and the Gordon Institute will create a global centre of excellence for injury and disability insurance which will be based at Waterfront Campus.

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Creating a competitive edge for Geelong graduates

The new Enterprise Geelong Tertiary Business Skills Program gives Deakin students in Geelong an edge in the local business environment.


Celebrating the 2014 Alumni Award Recipients

The faculty of Business and Law congratulates the three 2014 Alumni Award recipients who are James Farrell, John Stanhope and Nino Ficca.


People and passion at the Arts Governance book launch

Attend the Art Governance book launch.

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Geelong tertiary business skills internship opportunities

Geelong students now have the chance to gain hands-on business experience by participating in Enterprise Geelong's Tertiary Business Skills Program.

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Joint Deakin and IPA conference to produce first White Paper on SMEs

Deakin University in conjunction with the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) will produce the first industry-led White Paper on the future of Small to Medium Enterprise (SME).


China study tour bridges the gap between two cultures

Faculty of Business and Law's study tour program is giving students a much needed competitive edge when working in China.

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The exam survival guide: everything you need to know

Studied hard all semester? Feeling daunted by the final hurdle? We hear you.


Redeveloped Whitehorse program a success

Deakin has partnered with local council to offer a redeveloped Whitehorse Tertiary Business Skills program in 2014.


BSEC: combining business knowledge and social enterprise

The Bowater Social Entrepreneurship Challenge (BSEC) shows how business knowledge can work successfully alongside social values.

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Social media lifts student engagement

Social media is diversifying and lifting student engagement at Deakin.

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Brookes Scholars shine a light on academic excellence

 Kathie Barwick and Warren Makin are the 2013 Brookes Scholars Medal winners.

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How to explain three years work in three minutes

Two Faculty of Business and Law PhD candidates recently competed in Deakin's Three Minute Thesis finals.

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Go Girl, Go for IT 2014

Deakin University hosted the 2014 Go Girl, Go For IT event in August.

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MBA Scholarships for international students now available

 Ten new MBA Scholarships have become available to international students.

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Real men wear nail polish

The inaugural Polished Man campaign challenges men to take a leading role in ending violence in the community by raising awareness and fundraising for prevention programs.

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New 2015 Werribee Learning Centre grants

Deakin's newest educational space, the Werribee Learning Centre is now offering 10 grants to entice new Commerce students to the centre.

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New Deakin research offers insights into Geelong’s transition through changes in labour market

New Deakin University research has provided insight into the ongoing transformation of the region's labour market.

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Deakin’s newest Alumni Chapter is hot property

The Faculty of Business and Law launched the new Property and Real Estate (PRE) Alumni Chapter in July.


When the going gets tough, the Alumni gets going

Deakin's Commerce alumni hosted a professional development event to stay abreast with new changes in tax, accounting and superannuation.


Business Scholarship Golf Day

Announcing the Faculty of Business and Law's inaugural Business Scholarship Golf Day to be held in November.

Dr Rosamund Thomas

CSR: not just something to put in your latte

Deakin University is delighted to host the 2014-2015 Gourlay Visiting Professor of Ethics in Business; Dr Rosamund Thomas, Director of the Centre for Business and Public Sector Ethics, Cambridge University.

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The arts connection

Arts participation is moving to a new frontier where audiences and artists communicate, connect, and create in new ways. It's in this space that Deakin's Arts Participation Incubator is nurturing "next generation thinking".

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Here’s the Big Idea. Have you got the next one?

Deakin University is proud to be a sponsor of the Big Idea competition in association with the Big Issue.

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The digital showcase

E-portfolios are the 21st century tool that enables students to collect, curate, reflect and share evidence of their learning; Deakin's Faculty of Business and Law is leading the way for their integration within business education.

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Minute or three with the PVC

The Faculty of Business and Law was pleased to welcome Professor Mike Ewing as Pro-Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean in April.

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International court rules Deakin law students best in world

Deakin University's School of Law has taken out one of the world's most prestigious law student competitions, winning the teams award in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna.

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Graphs and figures dead. Data visualisation way of the future

Tomorrow's business leaders and decision makers will no longer be confronted by graphs and spreadsheets of figures thanks to a Deakin University and SAS research collaboration which will harness the power of big data and visualisation technology.

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2014: The year of the alumni

The Faculty of Business and Law is home to Deakin's strongest alumni communities with 8419 Victorian members belonging to five active chapters. This year the faculty is excited to be supporting 18 alumni events ranging from networking opportunities, to professional development events, through to the annual Commerce Alumni Chapter Charity Ball.

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Deakin hits a six with Rajasthan Royals partnership

Deakin University was recently announced as the official education partner of the Indian Premier League's Rajasthan Royals cricket team.

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New era for rail and big data research

Deakin will be involved in two new Co-operative Research Centres (CRCs), announced by the Federal Minister for Industry Mr Ian McFarlane on 21 February.

Business and Law Easter Family Day

Staff, alumni, and students enjoy eggcellent Family Easter Day

On Sunday April 13, the Faculty of Business and Law celebrated Easter in style with a whole basket of activities from face painting, a jumping castle, craft activities, an appearance from the Easter Bunny himself, and a most competitive Easter egg hunt.

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