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  1. 23 June 2022 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Sustaining song and spirit

    An Indigenous-led project including a University of Melbourne researcher has revitalised traditional Aboriginal song-and-dance, strengthening the community.

  2. 30 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Big dreams of Country and culture

    Deep engagement with culture can help to foster meaningful connections between educators and Indigenous young people, says a University of Melbourne expert

  3. 13 May 2022 - Legal Affairs

    First Nations peoples as political designers

    First Nations peoples must step into their ancient role as political designers to reshape Australian policy and institutions says University of Melbourne expert

  4. 18 November 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Bringing an Aboriginal lens and ownership to health data

    Working in partnership with Aboriginal communities a University of Melbourne researcher has built a comprehensive view of maternal health on Yorta Yorta country

  5. 11 October 2021 - Science Matters

    Indigenous knowledge and the myth of ‘wilderness’

    Aboriginal ideas of ‘wilderness’ contrast with romantic ideas of a pristine environment. And it excludes Indigenous people, say University of Melbourne experts.

  6. 8 August 2021 - Science Matters

    Leaving no one behind

    A University of Melbourne expert says this International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples recognises the rights and social equity of Indigenous peoples.

  7. 6 August 2021 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Ablaze with ideas

    An old silent film has given University of Melbourne opera singer, Tiriki Onus, a key insight into the work of his Aboriginal leader and filmmaker grandfather.

  8. 12 May 2021 - Health & Medicine

    To improve Indigenous health, we must improve Indigenous housing

    To improve Indigenous health, we must improve Indigenous housing; University of Melbourne experts say that requires Indigenous involvement and leadership.

  9. 30 April 2021 - Inside Business

    The power of the Indigenous business sector

    Each year, Indigenous businesses bring in around $A5 billion, now University of Melbourne research reveals the extent of the power of Indigenous business.

  10. 7 March 2021 - Learning & Teaching

    Getting racism out of the classroom

    Schools are part of a system of colonial rule not easily overwritten; University of Melbourne experts say teachers must work to challenge structural racism