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Legal truth can hamper international fact-finding efforts: Deakin law expert

8 December 2017

Legal language used in reporting wartime controversies is often counterproductive in communicating the facts and mobilising action, according to a Deakin University international law expert.

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No white Christmas but Hollywood still sets the scene for the Aussie festive season

11 December 2017

The most popular Christmas films, full of snow scenes and hot lunches, might not represent how we celebrate in Australia but they still set the rhythm of our festive season Down Under, according to a Deakin University screen studies expert.

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20 October 2017

New research by Deakin University and the Murdoch Children's Research Institute (MCRI) has put a spotlight on how adolescent girls' relationships with their parents can later affect their bonding experience with their own children.

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Could focus on Hollywood casting couch be breakthrough for workplace relations?

6 November 2017

Deakin University celebrity culture expert Professor David Marshall says the way Hollywood revelations have created a global groundswell of women and men telling their stories of being sexually harassed suggests it could create a lasting public dialogue of these serious issues.

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Deakin appoints new Executive Dean, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment

21 November 2017

Deakin University today announced Professor Karen Hapgood as the new Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment.

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Deakin research shows economic impact of natural disasters in Australia

28 November 2017

Floods are more likely to impact the Australian economy than bushfires, a Deakin University analysis of the consequences of natural disasters has found.

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New Colombo Scholarships send Deakin students to the Indo-Pacific

28 November 2017

Nine outstanding Deakin University students will be supported to study, work and live in the Indo-Pacific region next year thanks to the Australian Government's 2018 New Colombo Plan Scholarships.

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Deakin increases 'Sanctuary Scholarships' program for asylum seekers

30 November 2017

Deakin University will more than quadruple its Sanctuary Scholarships for asylum seekers and refugees by 2020, providing tuition fees, housing and study expenses for 19 people on bridging, temporary protection or regional five-year visas.

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Partnership brings new talent pool to local business

29 November 2017

Geelong and Melbourne businesses will have easy access to a new pool of talent thanks to a partnership between Deakin University and People@Work.

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Donor-conception register for South Australia following review of laws

30 November 2017

A donor conception register will be established in South Australia following a major review of the state's assisted reproductive treatment act by Deakin University health law expert Associate Professor Sonia Allan.

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New Metro Tunnel stations set to be inspired by affinity to nature

4 December 2017

Melbourne's new underground railway stations are set to be the first piece of Australian public infrastructure that will include

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Fracking ban a social and environmental win, but gas prices may rise

31 August 2016

The Victorian Government's decision to ban the exploration and development of all onshore unconventional gas in Victoria, including the controversial process of hydraulic fracturing ('fracking'), is a social and environmental win for the state but may see gas prices rise, says Deakin University's Professor Samantha Hepburn.

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Time to take the power of emoji beyond text messages: Deakin expert

17 October 2017

Emoji are leading a new generation of visual language tools that could be adopted for more than just social interactions, according to Deakin University digital media researcher Dr Adam Brown.

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Deakin University announces new Deakin Law School Dean

5 October 2017

Deakin University has appointed leading commercial law expert Dr Jenni Lightowlers as Dean of the Deakin Law School.

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Deakin once again ranked world's best for sports science

19 September 2017

Deakin University's School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences has cemented its position as the world’s best, according to the ARWU Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2017, coming in at number one for the second year running.

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NHMRC funding supports Deakin scientists to further health goals

6 December 2017

Deakin University research into the development of childhood allergies, cardiac rehabilitation and health education has received funding support from the National Health and Medical Research Council's latest round of grants.

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Deakin and Netball Australia announce national partnership

6 December 2017

Deakin University and Netball Australia have announced an all-of-sport partnership that will see Deakin support netball through Suncorp Super Netball, the Samsung Diamonds, the Australian Netball League and the Fast5 Netball World Series.

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Deakin wins Education and Training honour at Australian Export Awards

6 December 2017

Deakin University's strong commitment to global innovation through international partnerships has been recognised with the Education and Training prize at the 55th Australian Export Awards ceremony last night.

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Study to explore bookies' bid to capture female betting market

7 December 2017

A new Deakin study is hoping to uncover young women's changing attitudes to gambling and why more women are being drawn to sports betting.

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Deakin and AusNet Services announce smart energy microgrid partnership

7 December 2017

Deakin University and AusNet Services, through its Mondo Power advanced energy solutions group, are joining together as part of a $30 million project to establish an industrial-scale smart microgrid energy system and integrated research and education platform at Deakin's Waurn Ponds campus.

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