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11 October 2019
10 October 2019
From senior cit to senior fit: Gym trial puts weight behind active bones Community exercise programs could be key to helping Australia's ageing population maintain bone and muscle health, while busting common misconceptions about the type of exercise best for older adults, according to a new Deakin University study.
4 Oct 2019
Social media can be helpful distraction during exam time: Deakin expert As Year 12 students prepare for their final weeks of revision ahead of exams, a Deakin University education expert has highlighted the importance of relaxation, including spending time on social media, to offset the stressful study period.
Deakin uses 3-D to scan costumes in Arts Centre Melbourne's national collection Deakin University virtual reality researchers are partnering with the Arts Centre Melbourne to trial state-of-the-art imaging technology to enhance the interpretation, interaction and documentation of the extraordinary costume collection of Australian opera star, Dame Joan Sutherland.
26 Sep 2019
Profit-sharing could help boost productivity, wage growth: Deakin study Profit-sharing could be a way to boost Australia's economy and jumpstart stagnant wage growth, according to the lead author of a new Deakin University study looking at the effect of profit-sharing on employee productivity.
Deakin to use extended reality to recreate Geelong's waterfront history The rich heritage of Geelong's Western Beach will be brought to life through eXtended Reality (XR) when Deakin University researchers and the City of Greater Geelong create a multimedia storytelling experience for the newly revitalised Western Beach Boat Yards.
Deakin opens 'state-of-the-science' exercise and sport building at Burwood Deakin University has confirmed its status as a world leader in sport science with the official opening of a 'state-of-the-science' building for exercise and sport science research and education at the Burwood campus.
24 Sep 2019
Deakin study finds mixed outcomes for post-study work policy A new study by Deakin researchers has found the temporary graduate visa program helps attract international students to Australia and gives them the benefit of extra time here once they've completed their studies but doesn?t always fulfil the promise of work in their chosen profession.
18 Sep 2019
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