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  1. 8 May 2017 - Public Affairs

    The new French president’s role in saving Europe

    Emmanuel Macron has defeated Marine Le Pen in the presidential race; a University of Melbourne expert asks whether he will be key in saving the EU?

  2. 5 May 2017 - Public Affairs

    Europe holds its breath as France chooses its President

    As Le Pen and Macron face off in the final round of the French presidential election, the University of Melbourne considers Macron's background and platform.

  3. 30 April 2017 - Public Affairs

    The art confronting a global crisis with reality and hope

    EXIT, the unique digitised projection artwork that confronts the refugee and climate crisis, is here at the Ian Potter Museum of Art - University of Melbourne

  4. 24 April 2017 - Public Affairs

    French poll could set up a constitutional crisis

    Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen won the first round of voting in the 2017 French presidential elections. University of Melbourne experts respond.

  5. Podcast28 April 2017 - The Policy Shop

    Where did all the money go?

    The University of Melbourne's Policy Shop podcast considers the 2017 Australian Federal Budget, looking in particular at the deficit and housing affordability.

  6. 21 April 2017 - Public Affairs

    Sleepwalking into a deficit experiment

    The Federal Budget will deliver Australia's ninth straight deficit, but the University of Melbourne asks where is the plan for affording our ageing population?

  7. 27 April 2017 - Politics & Society

    In a league of their own

    University of Melbourne students and alumni are at the centre of the massively successful AFL Women's (AFLW) league, launched in early 2017.

  8. 26 April 2017 - Legal Affairs

    Q&A: The UK election and the Brexit big picture

    As British PM Theresa May announces a snap UK election to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks, the University of Melbourne puts the key questions to an expert.

  9. 25 April 2017 - Public Affairs

    Beyond Growth: adding wellbeing to the balance sheet

    The University of Melbourne teams with an ambitious project to consult with Australians to research measures of social progress to take us beyond the economy

  10. 23 April 2017 - Humanities

    Anzac Day not just for the boys

    The University of Melbourne looks back to when nurses were a central part of ANZAC celebrations, only to be sidelined as time passed.