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Monash scholars elected to prestigious Academy of Social Sciences

Four Monash University Professors have been named Fellows of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA) for their distinguished contributions to their disciplines and to society.

University news

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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Automated driving key to reducing serious road trauma injuries: study shows

Road trauma in Australia and New Zealand could be significantly reduced by the adoption of rapidly developing technologies that change the way drivers use vehicles, new research completed by MUARC has found.

Engineering & technology
neil Selwyn

Digital Skills for Life and Work

Get ready for a future where your whole life is hooked up to the internet. That’s the outlook of the latest report - Digital Skills for Life & Work - from UNESCO’s Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development.

Arts & culture
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Processing centres in North Africa are not the answer for EU refugees

Last month, French President Emmanuel Macron invited his counterparts from Libya, Niger, Chad, Italy, Germany and Spain to Paris to discuss ways of stopping the flow of irregular migrants and refugees through transit countries.

Arts & culture
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Universities must act now on sustainability goals

In an unpredictable and insecure global political scene, the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are intended to tackle pressing global challenges.

Learning & teaching
Professor Susan Elliott

Global Leaders’ Summit 2017- Day One

Distinguished Monash University alumni from around the world are coming home to Monash for the University’s annual Global Leaders’ Summit on 5 and 6 September, where they will discuss ''Professions of the Future'' and tackling

Alumni news
Prof Geoffrey Webb

Big data mining researcher wins Eureka Prize

Professor Geoffrey Webb, Scientific Director of the Monash University eResearch Centre in the Faculty of IT has won the inaugural 2017 University of Technology Sydney Eureka Prize for Excellence in Data Science.

Engineering & technology