Diversity and Inclusion initiatives on university campuses in the U.S. have been occurring since the 1970’s but how successful are they in achieving their goals?

Join Professor Yolanda Moses in June as she discusses what's needed in universities to guarantee institutional transformation and sustainability around the values of inclusion and excellence.
Diversity and Inclusion initiatives on university campuses in the US have been

Event: Cross cultural comparisons of inclusion

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The new Student Precinct will be a vibrant centre of activity where all students have access to social, cultural and community opportunities. It will also be the home of student-led organisations UMSU University of Melbourne Student Union and GSA - Graduate Student Association, University of Melbourne.

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It's the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) as you've never seen it before... or maybe you have?

Did you study at the VCA in the 70s and 80s? We'd love to hear your stories and see your pictures.

The VCA is turning 150 years old this year, join in the celebrations at: [ Unimelb.edu.au Link ]
Its the Victorian College of the Arts VCA as youve never seen

The VCA in photos: 1978 – 1986

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Get your tickets to the Girledworld Leadership Summit! Over two days, it will address the urgent need to upskill, educate and equip secondary school aged girls with transferrable skills in creativity, leadership, problem-solving, digital literacy and STEM. 24-25 June 2017!
Get your tickets to the Girledworld Leadership Summit Over two days it

Girledworld 2017 Leadership Summit

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Do people with disabilities have poorer health? Or is it our society that's making people with disabilities disadvantaged and sick?

Find out on this episode of Eavesdrop on Experts with Professor Anne Kavanagh from the Centre of Health Equity at the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.
Do people with disabilities have poorer health Or is it our society

Listen: Disabling Ableism

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Happy Friday everyone! It was such a beautiful day today - we hope your weekend is just as sunny and warm

Thanks for sharing this great pic Vương Nhi, although the clock does remind us of how many hours we have left until holidays... ⏰

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Happy Friday everyone It was such a beautiful day today we hope
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Benard Kiprotich
Looking for another good reason to study art?

Hear from the artists themselves this Sunday at NGV Australia: The Ian Potter Centre!

Learn more at: [ Unimelb.edu.au Link ]
Looking for another good reason to study art

Artists on Art – and why you should take part

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When Dr Ilkka Ojansivu was asked to coordinate the subject, Product Management for Business and Economics at Melbourne, he decided it was time for a subject that drives innovation to take on an innovative teaching approach...

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When Dr Ilkka Ojansivu was asked to coordinate the subject Product Management

Product Management: It's all about the delivery

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Marcus Phipps
Why do female moths prefer male moths with larger antennae?

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Why do female moths prefer male moths with larger antennae

Darwin was right...even about moths.

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Inge Fernando
Jan Forrest
Ak Iyengar
You're invited to participate in SWARM, a new University of Melbourne research project.

SWARM is part of a global effort to achieve fundamental advances in human collective reasoning ability and you can make an important contribution by participating in the research.
You're invited to participate in SWARM a new University of Melbourne research project

Thinkers wanted: Participate in pioneering research on reasoning

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Charlotte Peverett
Jennifer Hilton
Luis Varela
Were you at the petting zoo today?

It was organised by UMSU Welfare as part of Stress Less Week! There's still a few events on tonight: [ Unimelb.edu.au Link ]
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Janice Chan
Rosie Doole
The 2017 Budget announced increases in maximum student contributions for government-supported university students. So what does that mean for students? Is it fair or affordable?

Join the Grattan Institute and The Policy Shop podcast as they present this very special Policy Pitch event on the current state of funding in higher education.

Register today and join the discussion.
The 2017 Budget announced increases in maximum student contributions for governm

Event: What is a fair amount for university students to pay?

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Barry Wang
Miscommunication between hospital staff is one of the main causes of medical errors. Can we redesign the emergency ward and make it safer for patients?

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Miscommunication between hospital staff is one of the main causes of medical

Making space for emergency talk

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Caron Dannielle Yardley
Heather-Belle Rankin
Alana Oakes
It works! A major scientific breakthrough finds that a type of medicinal cannabis significantly reduces convulsive seizures in children with a severe form of epilepsy.
It works A major scientific breakthrough finds that a type of medicinal

Breakthrough: Medicinal cannabis shown to reduce seizures in children

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Adrienne Watt
Roger Trinne
All the best with the next few weeks of study, assignments and exams everyone!

Thanks Jen for capturing everyone looking so sophisticated and stylish in the pursuit of knowledge at Arts West: [ Instagram.com Link ]
All the best with the next few weeks of study assignments and exams everyone
Where can a science degree take you? Just ask Catherine Wheller about her trip to Madagascar, and Stephanie Bernard, the only Australian with access to NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope.

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Where can a science degree take you Just ask Catherine Wheller about

Stories from the field: From Gondwanaland to the stars

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A major Australian study has uncovered the tough health challenges children from low socio-economic status backgrounds face.

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A major Australian study has uncovered the tough health challenges children from

Is early puberty linked to socio-economic status?

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Tyler Li
Elizabeth Wheeler
Hatz Despina
Despite substantial investments in renovations and new facilities since the 1970s, the structure of the classroom has changed little. Rearranging the way we learn. Find out more: bit.ly/2fl6Ktf

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Despite substantial investments in renovations and new facilities since the 1970s the
Geoffrey Crawford
Louise Foletta
Gill Duchesne
Sometimes, expectations don't marry up with reality...

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Sometimes expectations don't marry up with reality

Can the NDIS deliver?

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Pat May
Michael C Stark
Ann Hunt
Tuesday night... time to reflect on some of the last days of autumn

Thanks for sharing this dreamy moment Leo Chen: [ Instagram.com Link ]
Tuesday night time to reflect on some of the last days of autumn ️