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Deakin study shows benefits of Auskick program for kids with autism

21 August 2017

New Deakin University research shows simple adaptions to the NAB AFL Auskick program can encourage kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to increase physical activity and join in with their peers.

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I play, you play, we AllPlay: Deakin kicks goals for kids with disability

3 April 2017

A new Deakin University program is helping children of all abilities be part of AFL Auskick in 2017, with researchers to monitor their progress as part of an investigation into the benefits of physical activity for young Australians with a disability.

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Deakin VC: AHRC Report a line in the sand for nation

1 August 2017

Deakin Vice-Chancellor Professor Jane den Hollander AO has declared the release of the Australian Human Rights Commission's national report on student sexual assault and sexual harassment as a

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Deakin confirmed among world's digital leaders

14 July 2017

Deakin University has been recognised among the world’s most digitally innovative organisations, finding a place in the exclusive 2017 Digital Edge 50, for its Smart Campus program.

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Deakin ranked world's best for sports science

8 December 2016

Deakin University's School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences has been ranked the world's best in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) ratings of Sport Science Schools and Departments.

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Boost for Deakin research empowering women and girls

4 July 2017

Deakin's innovative inclusion program ALLPlay has received a boost thanks to MECCA Brands' MECCA M-Power initiative, which aims to empower women and girls around the world by championing education, independence and entrepreneurship.

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Deakin welcomes support for disability inclusion program

26 May 2017

Deakin has welcomed the Federal Government's announcement that it will provide funding to support an expansion of the University's ground-breaking ALLPlay inclusion program.

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International accolade for Deakin pioneer in 3D printing

11 August 2017

Deakin University Professor of Additive Manufacturing Ian Gibson has become the first Australian academic to receive a prestigious international award recognising his lifetime contribution to the world of 3D printing.

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States of emergency should not put democratic values at risk: Deakin expert

14 August 2017

When dealing with serious threats to national security, nations should not compromise democratic values such as respect for the rule of law and fundamental human rights, according to a Deakin University constitutional law expert.

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Deakin climbs again in world university rankings

15 August 2017

Deakin University has consolidated its recent climb up the world university rankings, edging one place higher to 213th position in this year’s Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

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New NAPLAN platform highlights digital divide: Deakin expert

22 August 2017

A Deakin University digital education expert has raised concerns the new NAPLAN digital program could leave behind disadvantaged or less tech-savvy students.

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Deakin research discovers most demanding netball positions

31 May 2017

A world-first study from Deakin University's Centre for Sport Research has ranked positions in elite netball according to required playing intensity, with some surprising results.

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Gas security mechanism a step in the right direction: Deakin expert

2 May 2017

The Federal Government is making the right move to secure domestic gas supply in Australia, according to a Deakin University energy and natural resources expert.

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Deakin students connect old stories with new technology

6 March 2017

The stories that live within the minds of older Australians will be shared with younger generations using modern technology thanks to a new app being developed by Deakin University students.

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Australia does not need a Modern Slavery Act: Deakin law expert

8 June 2017

Australia would be better placed to strengthen existing laws rather than follow the UK by establishing a Modern Slavery Act, according to a Deakin University criminal law expert.

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Deakin students unite for major exhibition

21 July 2017

The work of Deakin University art and performance research students will feature in the Deakin University Art Gallery’s latest exhibition.

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Is the court of public opinion changing end of life decision making?

25 July 2017

The legal battle over life-sustaining treatment for UK baby Charlie Gard could take the world into uncharted territory related to end of life decision making, according to a Deakin University law academic.

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Deakin's SPARK program fueling next generation of start-ups

20 July 2017

A booming skincare start-up created by two Deakin graduates is the latest success story from the University’s entrepreneurialism accelerator program, which pits student teams with bright ideas against each other in a scenario reminiscent of television program ‘Shark Tank’.

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Deakin Professor leading Australia Timor-Leste Election Observer Mission

19 July 2017

Deakin University Professor of International Politics, Damien Kingsbury, is leading the Australia Timor-Leste Election Observer Mission for the parliamentary elections taking place on Saturday 22 July.

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Deakin welcomes Centre for Supply Chain and Logistics

3 February 2017

Deakin University’s strong commitment to research and development that makes a difference to the communities it serves will receive a boost, through the Centre for Supply Chain and Logistics (CSCL).

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