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22 January 2019
22 January 2019
Two years of Trump: Deakin US politics expert looks at the state of the States At its two-year mark the Trump presidency can be seen as mixed to disastrous across a range of criteria, according to Deakin School of Humanities and Social Sciences US politics senior lecturer Dr Zim Nwokora.
18 Jan 2019
Potential tennis players union could have huge impact: Deakin expert From winnings redistribution to rescheduling the Australian Open to a cooler month for safety reasons, the creation of the rumoured professional tennis players union could have a huge impact on the future of the sport, according to a Deakin expert.
17 Jan 2019
Deakin international expert available for comment on Brexit deal vote Deakin Professor of International Politics Damien Kingsbury is available to comment on the UK parliament's Brexit deal vote, an issue he said was 'the most important decision to be taken in Britain's post-war history'.
15 Jan 2019
Deakin welcomes Federal support to regional journalism with scholarships The future of regional journalism has received a boost, with six new Deakin students to be supported through their degrees as part of a Federal Government investment in the rural and regional media sector.
11 Jan 2019
How to be happier in 2019: Deakin wellbeing expert Wellbeing has made its way to buzzword status in recent years, and with a raft of New Year's resolutions related to improving one's happiness, a Deakin University life satisfaction researcher and clinical psychologist has some evidence-based advice.
10 Jan 2019
Sex before 16 increases chance of risk taking later in life: Deakin study A first-of-its-kind Australian study has found that teenagers who have sex before age 16 are more likely to exhibit risky sexual behaviours, and engage in substance abuse or antisocial behaviour when they reach age 21.
9 Jan 2019
Study shows exercising for appearance's sake a blow to body image Warmer weather brings attention to sculpting the perfect 'beach body', but recent Deakin University research shows that if people exercise to improve their appearance, then working out can actually negatively influence body image.
7 Jan 2019
Deakin Warrnambool Campus calls for study abroad candidates for 2019 Deakin's Warrnambool Campus leaders are calling for student candidates to take up new travel and study abroad opportunities to experience life at Deakin or one of more than 200 partner universities around the globe.
3 Jan 2019
ManuFutures tenants to grow faster thanks to Federal Government support Deakin's advanced manufacturing business incubator, ManuFutures, will develop a new acceleration program to support the emerging enterprises located within the facility, thanks to a new $500,000 Federal Government investment announced today.
14 Dec 2018
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