Men and the clean eating movement
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Stopping the spread of invasive plants
UC-led, world-first study shows biosecurity could stop the spread of plant pathogensRead more about this slide
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A partnership between the University of Canberra and ACT Education Directorate will see 25 ACT public schools participating in the UC Affiliated Schools Program from 2019.
The University of Canberra’s Centenary Research Professor Deborah Lupton was awarded the honour by the University of Copenhagen last week.
At 73 years of age Dick Telford is showing no sign of slowing down. In fact, if anything, these days his life is driven by his passion to improve ‘physical literacy’ in children.
The University of Canberra’s Faculties of Arts & Design (FAD), and Health are championing mental health via arts workshops in a week-long project in Condobolin, NSW.
Upcoming Research Events
Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis (IGPA) at the University of Canberra is excited to host the 3rd Annual Australia Political Theory and Philosophy Conference.... Event details 3rd Australian Political Theory and Philosophy Conference 2019