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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

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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

Monash University lights up for WinterFest

Monash University invites everyone to an evening of family entertainment with dodgem cars, roving performers, and fireworks at a community event, the Winter Carnival, on Friday 11 August. It forms part of the week long WinterFest activities

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Get a hands-on view of Monash Peninsula campus at open day

Ever wondered what it’s like to be in the thick of an emergency situation as a paramedic? At this year’s Monash University Peninsula campus Open Day, Saturday 5 August, a simulated trauma accident will take place, giving visitors a close-up look

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Campus vending machines deliver healthy snack choice

Students and staff can grab a healthy snack or drink, following the introduction of new vending machines offering healthy food choices across Monash University campuses.

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Monash Earth Scientists involved in discovery of a new mineral

In the harshest of environments in far-east Russia, Monash scientists have played a leading role in the discovery of a new mineral, which could revolutionise the future of the mining industry.

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Monash Partners receives funding boost in Federal budget – with health benefits to Victorians

The health of Victorians and Australians is set to improve with the announcement of significant Federal Government investment to support Advanced Health Research and Translation Centres including Monash Partners (which encompasses Monash

Medicine & health

Monash announces five year strategy for Peninsula campus

Monash University has acknowledged the importance of the Monash Peninsula campus to the future of the University and its broader role in the social, cultural and economic growth of the Peninsula region with a new five year plan for the campus.

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