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Monash projects awarded $2.6 million to detect and prevent dementia

Identifying middle-aged people at risk of developing dementia, and finding ways to prevent or delay its onset, is the aim of a new Monash University trial about to get underway.

Research

Tony Capon appointed Director of Monash Sustainable Development Institute

Monash University is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Anthony (Tony) Capon as Director of the Monash Sustainable Development Institute

University news

Indigenous Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Jacinta Elston Wins Prestigious Scholarship to Harvard

Professor Jacinta Elston, Monash University’s Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous), has won a scholarship to attend the Harvard Kennedy School in the US in October this year.

University news

Woodside and Monash join forces in innovation and research partnership

Woodside Energy and Monash University have joined forces to develop a state-of-the-art 'living laboratory' and long-term research partnership to support Australia's low-carbon energy transition.

Engineering & technology

New Spider Named After Fashion Icon Karl Lagerfeld

A jumping spider has been named after renowned designer Karl Lagerfeld, by a team including Monash University's Joseph Schubert.

Science

Monash appoints Rebecca Forgasz to new role at Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation

Monash University is pleased to announce the appointment of Monash alumna and former director and CEO of the Jewish Museum of Australia, Rebecca Forgasz, as Associate

University news

Monash: A Modern Global University Climbs in Rankings

Monash University was recognised in theAcademic Ranking of World Universities’ (ARWU) ShanghaiRanking's 2019 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) and the Times Higher Education Golden Age Rankings.

University news

Monash Scholars win 2019 Walkley Awards for Journalism

Monash Journalism scholars Matilda Boseley and Caroline Tung have won coveted titles in the 2019 Walkley Awards.

University news

Cloudy with a chance of news: Communicating climate one year on

Melburnians have been gaining better insight into historical climate trends and data over the past 12 months through a Monash University and Victorian state government initiative.

Arts & culture