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(THE, 2022)

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News and stories


Nathan Lynch always has his eyes on the prize

Everything Nathan Lynch does is goal-oriented. He is an extremely self-driven and motivated individual, and it’s not often the 22-year-old doesn’t achieve what he sets out to do.

17 Jul 2023

UnCover Video: First Kiss – A Robotic Pas de deux

Exploring concepts of intimacy, trust and relationships, the installation from choreographer Melanie Lane and University of Canberra researchers Associate Professor Damith Herath and Assistant Professor Denise Thwaites – and it’s on now at the Uncharted Territory festival.

12 Jul 2023

Leading the way: seeing value in education

When Jayde Frail was appointed Manager of UC's Ngunnawal Centre at the beginning of the year, she had no idea the impact she would make in the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

04 Jul 2023
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UC researcher: How do people use social media to find and share information in an emergency?

Sue Atkinson, from the University of Canberra's News and Media Research Centre (N&MRC), is completing a PhD exploring how people find and share information, and create networks and multiple levels of information sharing during emergencies.

21 Jul 2023

Specialised heat chamber at UC prepares student athletes for World University Games

University of Canberra students Mitchell Baker and Timothy Fraser are preparing to attend the 2023 FISU World University Games in Chengdu, China by training in a purpose-built environmental chamber.

20 Jul 2023

UC student unveils Indigenous art piece at Ngunnawal Centre

Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Medical Imaging) student and Narungga and Kaurna woman Alicia Mohamed-Engelhardt has unveiled a vibrant piece of art she created under the mentorship of Ngunnawal woman Delephene Fraser.

19 Jul 2023
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