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  1. 13 November 2023 - Humanities

    Quiz: 100 years of Disney vs Warner Bros.

    As two giants of Hollywood’s culture-defining studios turn 100 – Warner Bros and Disney – test your knowledge in this University of Melbourne quiz.

  2. 7 March 2023 - Arts & Culture

    Gendered labour in the Australian arts

    University of Melbourne researchers highlight the obscured history of Australian women artists and opportunities for change on International Women's Day.

  3. 13 February 2023 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Building intercultural engagement through music

    A new University of Melbourne framework aims to generate opportunities for cultural exchange and the expression of new cultural identities through shared music.

  4. 3 February 2023 - Learning & Teaching

    AI means a rethink of teaching foreign languages

    Machines are now better than most human foreign language students, so teaching languages should focus on global competence says University of Melbourne expert.

  5. 9 January 2023 - Humanities

    Translating data into soft power

    Understanding the power of raw data for cultural institutions to create compelling stories has become easier with a new University of Melbourne data mapping app

  6. 20 December 2022 - Humanities

    Did Charles Dickens invent Christmas?

    While Charles Dickens didn’t actually invent Christmas, he did renew and redefine its generous spirit in A Christmas Carol, says University of Melbourne expert.

  7. 22 November 2022 - Humanities

    Conserving the world’s oldest processional dragon

    The University of Melbourne's Grimwade Conservation Services have been conserving Loong 龍, the oldest intact Imperial processional dragon in the world.

  8. 16 August 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Do you feel lucky?

    Two new University of Melbourne studies find that beliefs in luck, magic and precognition vary around the world – for unexpected reasons.

  9. 10 August 2022 - Design

    Seeing the invisible vulnerable in our cities

    The Global South’s urban poor are often displaced and excluded from the processes and places which determine their lives, say University of Melbourne experts.

  10. 29 June 2022 - Music, Arts & Screen

    How the VCA’s history can help shape Melbourne’s future

    As the University of Melbourne's VCA celebrates its 50th anniversary, what lessons can Melbourne’s post-lockdown artists draw from the institution’s history?