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With soundproof flooring, pull-out seats and an attractive light filled piazza complete with a grand piano, the University of Melbourne’s new arts education space studioFive is every arts teacher’s dream.

By analysing the language of 65,000 Facebook users, researchers have found that females used language that was characteristic of compassion and politeness, while masculine language was more hostile and impersonal.

 

The promise of regional communities rebuilt around knowledge and learning has united two universities of world standing.

Today’s state budget announcement provides welcome support to a number of world-leading education and research projects, according to University of Melbourne Vice-Chancellor, Professor Glyn Davis.

A new early secondary school program is equipping teachers to tackle gender inequality and gender-based violence in the classroom.

A University of Melbourne study of high school subject choices reveals that girls are less likely to choose science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) subjects than boys, despite many girls testing better in these subjects.

A new app created by learning specialists from the University of Melbourne will enable teachers to assess and provide helpful feedback in real time as students deliver oral presentations.

Mindfulness in parenting significantly reduces children’s stress levels, according to a new study by the University of Melbourne’s Director of Positive Psychology, Professor Lea Waters.

The University of Melbourne has made a record number of first-round offers for its Bachelor of Agriculture program in 2016, with almost 200 domestic students invited to enrol this academic year.

Many of Victoria’s highest achieving VCE students were offered a National Scholarship under the University’s Chancellor’s Scholars Program to study at the University of Melbourne next year.

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