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Peninsula Student Accommodation

Monash University today announced the development of a 150-room residential complex on their Peninsula campus.

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Materials engineer wins prestigious Batterham Medal

Accomplished materials engineer Professor Nick Birbilis has been honoured with the 2017 Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) Batterham Medal.

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Exclusive view of UN climate change conference with Monash University delegates to livestream proceedings

As members of the international community converge on Bonn, Germany, for the UN Climate Change Conference, COP23, three members of Monash University Law School will be among those attending.

Law
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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.

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Hurricane Irma nursing home deaths shows stark dilemma of whether to stay put or evacuate

The death of Florida nursing home residents whose air-conditioning failed last week during Hurricane Irma highlights the tragic consequences of some of our most vulnerable citizens during a natural disaster.

Medicine & health
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Global Leaders’ Summit 2017 -Day Two

Today is Day 2 of the 2017 Monash Global Leaders’ Summit, one in which world-leading alumni discuss and question professions of the future and global development.

Alumni news
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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

Monash takes Australian top spot in prestigious Nature Index

Monash University has climbed to number one spot in Australia in the global rankings of the influential Nature Index, which measures universities’ contribution to high-quality scientific research papers.

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