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Keeping our aged citizens safe from ‘superbug’ attacks

Failing to contain ‘superbugs’ across nursing homes can have serious consequences, with the elderly highly vulnerable to deadly illness. A new national trial aiming to address this major health problem has received $2.3 million in

Medicine & health

Vital Monash medical research attracts $105 million in federal funding

Monash University has been awarded almost $76 million in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding.

University news

Two female scientists named Superstars of STEM

Two Monash researchers have been recognised among Australian female scientists as Superstars of STEM, and will now have the opportunity to become role models in the field.

University news

Ultra-low energy devices at the flick of a switch

Researchers at Monash University are one step closer to providing a global solution to minimising the energy wasted by modern telecommunications and computing – simply by the flick of a switch.

Science

Monash achieves Athena SWAN Bronze award

Monash has successfully achieved an inaugural Athena SWAN Bronze award through the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) initiative.

University news

Monash journalism students set benchmark, winning six Ossie Awards

Monash University students have set the benchmark in national journalism awards after winning six categories and four high commendations in the 2018 Ossie Awards.

Arts & culture

Monash alumna and Guardian Australia journalist Calla Wahlquist wins Walkley Award

Monash alumna Calla Wahlquist and her colleagues at The Guardian have won the 2018 Walkley Award for innovation.

Alumni news
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The William Cooper Indigenous Scholarship celebrates spirit of humanity and activism in Australia's Jewish and Indigenous communities

The Gandel family has donated $1 million to provide comprehensive scholarships for two Indigenous Australians starting their degrees at Monash every year.

University news