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The Australian flag: is it high time for a rethink?

With the Australian flag increasingly seen as a fashion statement rather than what it's supposed to represent, is it time for a rethink?

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January 26: Reimagining Australia Day

A day that is meant to bring everyone together to reflect on national identity, draws us down a dark alley of division.

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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.

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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.

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Saving language – the power of ancient Indigenous oral traditions

Monash Country Lines archive founder John Bradley is 38 years into a journey tracing and recording vanishing oral traditions in an Indigenous heartland.

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An outdoor gallery that began in the Ice Age

Rock carvings dating back tens of thousands of years provide a window into the deep prehistory of indigenous Australia.

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Confirmation bias: I believe, therefore it's true

Stirring controversy can lead to a reinforcement of deep-seated values, and hinder progress.

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Breakthrough could lead to better drugs to tackle diabetes and obesity

Breakthrough research at Monash University has shown how different areas of major diabetes and obesity drug targets can be ‘activated’, guiding better treatment of diseases.

Medicine & health

Monash contributions to diversity and inclusion recognised

Monash University has reaffirmed its commitment to fairness and protection to all regardless of gender, race, religion, ethnicity, or sexual orientation, with the Vice-Chancellor’s

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