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  1. 6 November 2023 - Humanities

    The great ‘gayby’ boom

    In a new book, a University of Melbourne expert charts the rise in queer people raising children, thanks to changes in culture, law and reproductive rights

  2. 1 June 2023 - Health & Wellbeing

    Understanding how to improve body image in queer men

    Expressing self-compassion can improve body image in women, but it’s more complicated for gay, bisexual and queer men, says University of Melbourne research

  3. 16 May 2023 - Learning & Teaching

    The importance of allies on IDAHOBIT Day

    While increased visibility of the LGBTQIA+ SB community aims to promote acceptance, it can inadvertently increase stigma, says University of Melbourne expert.

  4. 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.

  5. 25 February 2022 - Humanities

    How popular culture helps with the business of death

    The opening of ‘Fun Home’ in Melbourne is part of a broader popular embrace of issues around how we deal with death, says University of Melbourne expert

  6. 17 November 2021 - Under the Microscope

    Cultivating inclusive research

    Being outside the mainstream helped guide University of Melbourne scientist Dr Andrea Rawluk onto a path of research that integrates the environment and society

  7. 15 November 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Dispelling the myths about transgender people

    Transgender people are simply trying to live their best and most authentic lives, just like anyone else, say myth-busting University of Melbourne experts

  8. 16 May 2021 - Humanities

    Understanding the diversity of Australia’s LGBTQI+ community

    To understand the issues impacting our LGBTQI+ community, a University of Melbourne expert says many of us need to acknowledge our own position of privilege.

  9. 23 March 2021 - Health & Medicine

    Why have nearly half of transgender Australians attempted suicide?

    New University of Melbourne research finds that discrimination must be addressed to reduce alarming rates of attempted suicide among transgender Australians.

  10. 29 January 2021 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Queer I: Seeing queerly

    An NGV Triennial exhibition asks: What does it mean to see queerly? A University of Melbourne expert says it could mean to see oneself through a queer lens.