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  1. 3 March 2022 - Public Affairs

    Australia’s universities must become more welcoming

    Welcoming Universities is a new initiative in Australia that aims to encourage refugees and asylum seekers into university, says University of Melbourne expert

  2. 31 January 2022 - Humanities

    Students continue to campaign for change in Myanmar

    A year since the Myanmar military coup, Australia’s Myanmar students are still pushing for change, often at a personal cost, say University of Melbourne experts

  3. 25 July 2021 - Education

    International students enhance Australia’s universities

    Highlighting the strengths of international students will emphasise how much they enrich Australia’s education sector, says a University of Melbourne expert.

  4. 2 December 2020 - Humanities

    Australia’s future as a destination for international students

    University of Melbourne experts say it’s time to take stock of the impacts of COVID-19 on Australia’s reputation as a destination for higher education.

  5. 15 May 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Being a student during COVID-19

    A new online exhibition of photos from students at the University of Melbourne documents the experience of life and learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  6. 13 December 2018 - Education

    How can we help students connect?

    University of Melbourne research shows it's hard for both local and international students to make friends on campus without intervention from teaching staff.

  7. 30 September 2018 - Legal Affairs

    It’s complicated: Academic freedom and freedom of speech

    Academic freedom and freedom of speech are sacred for universities; but this responsibility is often complex according to a University of Melbourne expert.

  8. Podcast19 July 2018 - The Policy Shop

    Academic freedom & free speech in Universities

    This episode of the University of Melbourne's Policy Shop podcast explores the state of academic freedom with Professor Adrienne Stone and John Roskam.

  9. 6 July 2018 - Learning & Teaching

    Universities must stand firm as radically inclusive communities of knowledge

    Universities are engines of prosperity and social mobility, but their role as establishers of truths, or challengers of concepts and beliefs is under threat.

  10. 22 May 2018 - Learning & Teaching

    How Australia got so many law schools

    The number of law schools in Australia is a reflection of higher education policy, say University of Melbourne experts.