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New program taking an artistic approach to counter terrorism

18 October 2017

Deakin University is drawing on the power of arts and culture in an innovative program to prevent extremism in Bangladesh.

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Deakin study finds diversity critical for protecting parrots

18 October 2017

Deakin University scientists have discovered the genetic diversity of Australian parrots affects their chances of contracting a common but deadly virus, and also how much of the virus they harbour.

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Business and government join Dimension Data and Deakin University to boost Australia's cyber security talent pool

5 October 2017

Technology giant Dimension Data and Deakin University have partnered with the Victorian Government, NAB and ANZ to build Australia's cyber security muscle.

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Valentine's Day, when matters of the wallet and the heart collide

10 February 2017

When it comes to romantic gestures this Valentine's Day, getting your financial house in order could be just as much a symbol of love as flowers and chocolates, according to a Deakin University financial planning expert.

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Deakin shares Edmund Gill's scientific collection with the world

5 October 2017

One of Victoria's most significant scientific collections is now more accessible than ever thanks to an ambitious digitisation project through the Deakin University Warrnambool Campus Library.

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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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Deakin research highlights global sea turtle conservation success stories

21 September 2017

New Deakin University research is pointing to signs of recovery in global sea turtle populations thanks to long-term conservation efforts, contrasting with a trend that’s seen most endangered vertebrates continue to decline in numbers.

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Compatibility critical when searching for a subantarctic shag

1 September 2017

The old adage that opposites attract doesn't seem to translate to the avian dating scene, or at least not with Kerguelen shags, a subantarctic, diving seabird that has been recently found to breed with a monogamous mate that best matches its feeding habits.

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Thousands flock to Deakin Waterfront for spring graduations

3 October 2017

An 80-year-old architecture PhD and proud cohort of newly-minted West Australian business leaders will be among the almost 2000 students graduating this week from Deakin University.

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Video game cyber crime is a $50 billion industry: Deakin expert

10 October 2017

Cyber criminals are stealing and reselling $50 billion worth of digital swords, armour and resources from online gamers each year, a Deakin cyber security expert has found.

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Deakin launches new Food and Agribusiness major at Warrnambool campus

12 October 2017

Deakin University's Warrnambool Campus has launched its first course offering specifically focused on meeting the skills demands of Australia's growing agribusiness sector.

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Deakin events dive into digital childhoods and non-formal learning

12 October 2017

Deakin University's Strategic Research Centre in Education, Research for Educational Impact (REDI), will next week bring together researchers and key thinkers from three continents for a deep dive into the future of learning.

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Deakin finds evidence of dogs killing threatened chicks on Victorian beaches

12 October 2017

Victorian beachgoers have been urged to leash their pets, after Deakin University ecologists found evidence of threatened shorebirds mauled by dogs, including the discovery of one dead chick dumped in a rubbish bin.

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NHMRC grants help Deakin scientists tackle malaria and mental health

11 October 2017

Two Deakin University researchers have been awarded prestigious fellowships from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to further their work on new ways to treat two of the world's most taxing health issues.

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Secrets of mysterious desert waterbirds revealed through satellites

13 October 2017

New Deakin University research has shown a threatened species of Australian waterbird will fly thousands of kilometres to lay eggs equivalent to half their body weight in a bid to capitalise on suitable breeding conditions.

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New Deakin method for cracking down on review saboteurs and outliers

13 October 2017

Deakin researchers have found a way to boost the accuracy of aggregated reviews, in a move that could have major implications for the legitimacy of sites such as Yelp, Rotten Tomatoes and IMDB.

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Traditional department stores might have had their day: Deakin retail expert

14 September 2017

A Deakin University retail expert believes Myer's profit crash and its planned closure of more stores could be a sign that department outlets have had their day.

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Deakin-led fisher health and wellbeing survey shows 'confronting' results

28 September 2017

A nationwide Deakin University survey of health and wellbeing in Australia's fishing industry has found fishers are enduring levels of psychological distress almost double that of the general population.

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Deakin hosts national STEM education conference

5 October 2016

Inspiring students to choose maths and science subjects throughout their schooling will be one of the key themes discussed at Deakin University's first STEM Education Conference to be held at the Geelong Waurn Ponds campus from 5 - 7 October.

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