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  1. 26 September 2017 - Humanities

    Peeling back history to reveal Melbourne’s faces from the past

    A team of University of Melbourne conservators has discovered a rich history under layers of paint at Victoria's Trades Hall ahead of its redevelopment.

  2. 16 February 2017 - Engineering & Technology

    Big Data projects big things for White Night

    Using algorithms to analyse large amounts of social media data can tell us a great deal about how visitors experience White Night.

  3. 23 September 2016 - Inside Business

    The trouble with banking culture

    Gone are the days of the highly-respected bank manager, a pillar of society. Today, the public image of banks leaves much to be desired.

  4. 28 June 2016 - Humanities

    MasterChef meets Melbourne, underground

    MasterChef, filmed in part at the University of Melbourne, is another chapter in the history of feasting, which is about culture as much as it is about food.

  5. 13 April 2016 - Music, Arts & Screen

    We are the Australians, we have the power

    Bruce Pascoe, Australian author, delivers the 2016 Lin Onus oration at the University of Melbourne, on the real and present value of Indigenous culture and art.

  6. 1 April 2016 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Wilin and able with Indigenous art and culture

    Personal experience lies behind John Wayne Parsons' passion for creating opportunities in the arts for Indigenous students.

  7. 20 November 2015 - Science Matters

    Even fires rest on Sunday

    Fires occur most frequently on a Tuesday and least on Sundays, says a global study which suggests a link between humans, religion and culture on fire incidence.

  8. 21 October 2015 - Design

    Buildings that look like Beyoncé

    Architects have been designing buildings based on the female form for decades, long before Beyoncé's silhouette in her Ghost video clip inspired a skyscraper.