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CLIMARTE and the University of Melbourne's Carlton Connect Initiative have hosted a forum on the role and effectiveness of visual media in communicating matters of environmental and social importance.

However you’re using the word however, be aware you might be getting it wrong.

To coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death on 23 April , the University of Melbourne has been honouring the Bard with an extensive program of lectures, exhibitions, performances and screenings.

Disorders and addictions such as anorexia nervosa, problem gambling and substance abuse should be viewed as “passions” in order to be properly treated, according to a Canadian scholar visiting the University of Melbourne this month.

Melbourne is in the midst of a new wave of thinking about how we look at the past also known as the ‘heritage industry’.

A 16th century, 11-metre-long scroll illustrating the history of the world from Biblical times will be on show to the public for the first time, as the centrepiece of an exclusive exhibition of recent acquisitions from the Kerry Stokes collection, to be held at the University of Melbourne for Rare Book Week from July 14.

The University of Melbourne has welcomed this morning’s State Government announcement that will pave the way for the construction of a state-of-the-art building for the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music (MCM). 

In a double first, the world-renowned Performance Studies International (PSi) conference is headed to Australia and opening its doors to the public. 

Researchers at the University of Melbourne are recruiting electronic music fans for a study exploring the connection between cravings and the “risky” sounds of dance music. 

Australia’s longest-continuing film school is celebrating its golden anniversary this year and using the milestone to make 50 student films from those 50 years freely available to the public for the first time.

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