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  1. 3 May 2022 - Health & Medicine

    How our brain’s sensorimotor processing areas could flag psychosis risk

    University of Melbourne research finds brain markers of sensory and motor function show disturbances in early development that can increase later psychosis risk

  2. 12 October 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    The betrayal of our young

    COP26 is a chance listen to our young people on climate change but it may just mean more empty words, says one University of Melbourne father and his daughter.

  3. 20 September 2021 - Learning & Teaching

    Australia’s Gen Y democracy gap

    New University of Melbourne research finds there’s a democracy gap for young Australian adults, with a distrust of traditional politics but a focus on community

  4. 13 August 2021 - Humanities

    Why South Korea’s young men are turning conservative

    The internet is playing a key role in spreading a new wave of right-wing conservatism among South Korea's young men, say University of Melbourne experts.

  5. 20 November 2020 - Inside Business

    Pandemic fallout exposes the young and vulnerable

    HILDA data suggests COVID-19 downturn to hit the most vulnerable, especially young workers; a University of Melbourne expert says welfare policy now central

  6. 20 November 2020 - Inside Business

    Losing our religion

    HILDA Survey shows Australians are rapidly dropping their religious affiliations, and it is being driven by the young says a University of Melbourne expert

  7. 10 August 2020 - Design

    People in share housing are struggling to cope in COVID-19

    A new University of Melbourne survey finds that many people living in share housing in Victoria are facing a precarious future as a result of COVID-19.

  8. 24 February 2020 - Humanities

    A very modern dilemma

    Mobile messaging keeps us connected 24/7; University of Melbourne research finds people use a range of tactics to avoid messages, but little accepted etiquette

  9. 26 December 2019 - Legal Affairs

    Is sport wandering offside?

    Sporting bodies are well aware of their revenues, but amid off-field controversies a University of Melbourne expert questions the strength their social license

  10. 24 September 2019 - Public Affairs

    Actions speak louder than words

    A University of Melbourne expert says education can help our young people become ‘action competent’ - enabling and encouraging them to push for real change.