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  1. 23 December 2022 - Humanities

    ‘Tis the season to celebrate Australia’s diversity

    Australia’s summer holidays are an opportunity to explore and celebrate some of Australia’s diverse cultures and communities says University of Melbourne expert

  2. 15 December 2022 - Humanities

    Truth, understanding and transformation

    The Yoorrook Justice Commission Chair, Professor Eleanor Bourke AM, reflects on the significance of truth telling for reconciliation in the 2022 Narrm Oration.

  3. 18 August 2022 - Science Matters

    We are Country

    Ensuring culturally safe research isn’t simply acknowledging Country, it's recognising and empowering Indigenous Knowledge, says University of Melbourne expert.

  4. 8 August 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Indigenous data governance for the 21st century

    A new University of Melbourne project aims to create an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Data Commons to empower communities with data.

  5. 5 August 2022 - Humanities

    How data expertise is fostering endangered languages

    The PARADISEC digital archive model revitalising endangered languages in the Pacific has been taken up in North America, says a University of Melbourne expert.

  6. 17 May 2022 - Politics & Society

    Why wait? Treaty and the Federal election

    First Nations people shouldn’t have to wait for non-Indigenous Australians to catch up when it comes to committing to Treaty say University of Melbourne experts

  7. 16 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Embracing queer Indigenous Australia

    Health services need to cater to the whole person as a human right, and that includes Indigenous LGBTIQ+ Australians, argues University of Melbourne expert.

  8. 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

  9. 18 October 2021 - Legal Affairs

    Australia’s rivers are ancestral beings

    Rivers are recognised as legal persons and living entities. Experts, including University of Melbourne, say Australia's rivers are Indigenous ‘ancestral beings’

  10. 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.