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Professor Lea Waters has been named as one of Australia’s 100 Women of Influence for 2015 in the The Australian Financial Review. She was one of the ten women awarded in the Social Enterprise and Not-For-Profit category.

The University of Melbourne is celebrating the achievements of alumna, Aboriginal advocate Dr Margaret Williams-Weir with the naming of a prestigious fellowship and a valued student space in her honour.

Bendigo will host a major public discussion to be held on Thursday September 10 to discuss the best way forward for Australian democracy following the recent release of the Federal Government’s White Paper on the Reform of the Federation.

Three leading experts have been appointed by the VCCC Alliance to oversee and enhance research programs at the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC).

Respected indigenous Australian Noel Pearson has been named a Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow of the University of Melbourne. 

The most efficient way to run, fund and regulate primary and secondary schools in Australia is for the State and Territory Governments to have sole responsibility, a report published today by the Melbourne School of Government has found.

In the wake of increased pressure on higher education institutions around the world to demonstrate the effectiveness of their teacher education programs, the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education is leading the charge forward, launching the Teacher Education Effectiveness Research Hub.

Australian Universities are uniting in their commitment to greater representation of Indigenous Australians in the field of Engineering.

Children are more likely to use their strengths to effectively cope with minor stress in their life if they have parents who adopt a strength-based approach to parenting.

A University of Melbourne geology professor has joined the ranks of the world’s finest scientific minds after being awarded the prestigious Royal Society Fellowship at the weekend.