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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
australian-landscape

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.

Lens
Monash University news

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

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

University news
Indigenous astronomy

Kindred skies: ancient Greeks and Aboriginal Australians saw constellations in common

Look up on any clear night and you can see myriad stars, planets, and the Milky Way stretching across the sky. The chances are that you know some of the constellations.

Arts & culture
Cheyenne

Indigenous enrolments in health programs at Monash University reach new high

More Indigenous students than ever are studying health programs at Monash University, with a 52 per cent boost in the total number of Indigenous students studying in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences this year.

Medicine & health

Melburnians taking part in vaccination trial against heart disease and stroke

Melburnians are taking part in a world first trial led by Monash University that could see a simple one-off vaccination protect against heart attack and stroke.

Medicine & health
Pat Dodson

Monash hosts inaugural reconciliation lecture with the “Father of Reconciliation,” Patrick Dodson

Monash University commences its inaugural reconciliation lecture with “the father of reconciliation,” Senator Patrick Dodson, on Friday 14 October.

Arts & culture