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  1. 22 September 2021 - Design

    From ‘nice to have’ to ‘must-have’ in the post-COVID workplace

    The experiences of workers pre and post-pandemic offer five lessons for organisations to reimagine workplaces and practices say University of Melbourne experts.

  2. 15 September 2021 - Design

    Protecting older Australian women from homelessness

    A University of Melbourne expert says older Australian women are the fastest growing group experiencing homelessness and more access to social housing will help

  3. 9 September 2021 - Humanities

    Communicating COVID-19 to our older culturally diverse Australians

    University of Melbourne research finds some older Chinese Australians struggled going online during COVID-19, especially when getting accurate vaccine facts.

  4. 3 September 2021 - Legal Affairs

    Directors’ duties and cyber security - it’s complicated

    University of Melbourne experts say managing cyber security risks is a core governance concern but a new mandatory directors’ duty would be a step too far.

  5. 31 August 2021 - Humanities

    The rise of the digital nomad

    University of Melbourne research finds countries around the world are seeking to attract a growing legion of digital nomads through new remote work visas.

  6. 27 August 2021 - Humanities

    The Afghanistan withdrawal: This is what decolonisation looks like

    As the Taliban retakes Afghanistan, a University of Melbourne expert says the US's withdrawal is just another example of its history of abandoning people.

  7. 25 August 2021 - Inside Business

    Caste and cricket: How celebrities enable inequality

    University of Melbourne experts say examples of celebrities flaunting their caste identity can end up further promoting and enabling this historic inequality.

  8. 25 August 2021 - Humanities

    The COVID-19 seafarer crisis

    COVID-19 has left thousands of seafarers stranded aboard ships leading to a ‘crew change crisis’ that needs urgent action, says a University of Melbourne expert

  9. 18 August 2021 - Design

    Building stronger connections between schools and communities

    Some schools are developing partnerships and sharing spaces to become local hubs and building school-community connections, say University of Melbourne experts.