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Monash University news

Outstanding Monash academics honoured with major awards

Professor Alistair Thomson and Dr Simone Gibson have been recognised with Australia's most prestigious teaching honours.

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Australian identity: What does it mean to you?

Australia once identified itself as the “lucky country”, a place where the “Aussie battler” was given a fair go, but can it still lay claim to this?

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Understanding consciousness in the human brain

An interdisciplinary project aims to unlock one of the world's greatest mysteries, and potentially advance our understanding of machine learning.

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One in two favour Muslim immigration ban? Beware the survey panel given an all-or-nothing choice

An Essential Report poll finding that 49% of Australians want to ban Muslim immigration received extensive media coverage last week.

Arts & culture
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Migrants from Africa bear brunt of discrimination but remain positive, survey finds

The broad finding of the Scanlon Foundation’s latest survey of Australian attitudes remains that Australia is seen as a good country for immigrants. New arrivals are optimistic, with just 6% indicating they are “strongly

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