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#1in the world for reducing inequalities
(THE Impact Rankings, 2021)

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News and stories


Communications coming full circle

University of Canberra alumna Maddie Sinclair not only studied advertising and marketing with the University of Canberra, but used that expertise to work for the institution later on.

21 Jul 2021

Exploring LGBTI diversity in the Big Four: challenges, programs and initiatives

How are LGBTI staff being supported in Australia’s largest professional services firms? Researchers from the University of Canberra and the University of Sydney investigated, with their initial findings forming the basis of a larger project on the subject.

14 Jul 2021

Academics and sporting greats collaborate

When University of Canberra alumnus Ben Alexander conceptualised an innovative nutrition-focused app, he knew he would need help from the experts – so he reached out to Dr Nenad Naumovski.

13 Jul 2021


UC-led review aims for better mental health outcomes for Indigenous Australians

The University of Canberra’s Associate Professor Penney Upton has co-authored a research paper, launched in collaboration with a new clearinghouse for Indigenous mental health and suicide prevention.

23 Jul 2021

ACT educators join forces for consent education

Representatives from public, Catholic and independent education providers gathered at the University of Canberra, to collaborate on teaching respectful relationships and consent education at ACT schools.

22 Jul 2021

Teaching network launched by UC

The University of Canberra has assembled a network of educations providers, to collaborate and further strengthen the profession and education in the ACT region and its surrounds.

21 Jul 2021