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The University of Canberra Research Institute for Sport and Exercise is a research and innovation institute bringing together staff from a wide variety of academic disciplines around the theme of sport and exercise.

It has been created to support the university's sporting aspirations through strategic planning and leadership, the co-ordination of sport-related research, consultancy across its faculties and the development of external partnerships.

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  1. Julia Gillard

    UC staff, students and friends celebrated in Aus Day honours

    From a Paralympian athlete to a former Prime Minister, more than 10 University of Canberra affiliates were recognised for their contribution to Australia in their fields

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  2. PhD candidate Sean Dicks delivers his pitch

    Heritage, hip pain and fossils: UC’s battle for bucks

    Researchers have taken to the stage for the 2016 Pitch for Funds, summarising their work in just 90 seconds

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  3. Courtney McGowan

    Peak pool performance focus of PhD

    University of Canberra graduate Courtney McGowan’s research investigated new ways to maintain a swimmer’s body temperature before a big race

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  4. The finalists for the University of Canberra Three Minute Thesis in a group shot, prior to the start of competition

    Sport recovery, safe food, asthma…all in three minutes

    Postgraduate students have put on an evening of edu-tainment for the University of Canberra final of the Three Minute Thesis

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