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Dr Michael Kirby delivers this year's Richard Larkins Oration

Monash University’s annual Richard Larkins Oration in Melbourne was at the Myer Mural Hall on Wednesday, 4 October 2017. Representatives of business, government, industry, alumni and University supporters attended this prestigious event to

University news
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Monash researchers usher in new era of astronomy with the first detection of colliding neutron stars

A team of researchers at Monash University has taken part in the detection of gravitational waves from a pair of merging neutron stars. The result is likely to be remembered as one of the biggest astronomical discoveries of the 21st

Science

New manufacturing centre to boost medicines export

A new world-class medicines manufacturing centre in Melbourne will provide a major boost in the export of medicines manufactured in Victoria.

Medicine & health
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John Baldessari: Wall Painting exhibition to launch Monash University’s MADA Gallery

Monash University students will bring to life an unrealised artwork by renowned American artist and educator John Baldessari to relaunch the MADA Gallery at Monash University, Australia on Saturday 7 October.

Arts & culture
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Monash projects shortlisted for the Victoria Premier’s Design Awards

Two Monash University-led design projects have been shortlisted in the prestigious Victoria Premier’s Design Awards.

Arts & culture
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Monash University Institute of Railway Technology wins Australia China Council Grant

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology has been awarded the 2017-18 Australia China Council Grant to promote safer passenger railway operations using cutting edge asset health condition monitoring technologies.

Industry & partnerships
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Explainer: what is the flesh-eating bacteria that causes Buruli ulcer and how can I avoid it?

A Victorian teenager was recently reported to be suffering from a Buruli ulcer, an infection caused by the “flesh-eating” bacteria Mycobacterium ulcerans.

Medicine & health