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(THE, 2022)

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(THE Impact Rankings, 2023)

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News and stories


Choosing an education: How Seku Drame’s life journey led him to UC

Seku Drame always knew he wanted to study at university, even if it meant he would walk his path alone.

20 Jun 2024

“A place to grow”: UC’s effect on Rahul Mirchandani and his burgeoning family agribusiness

Dr Rahul Mirchandani visited the University of Canberra more than 25 years after graduating with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), reflecting on a time in his life that sowed the seeds of success.

17 Jun 2024

From pretend play to pursuing a career in primary education

Imogen Bailey always knew she wanted to be a teacher. Now in her final year of a Bachelor of Primary Education at the University of Canberra, and teaching in a local primary school herself, Imogen is living her dream.

06 Jun 2024
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Industrial design pioneer and UC’s own Emeritus Professor Livio Bonollo is a Member of the Order of Australia

Professor Bonollo joined eight other members of the University of Canberra community in being recognised on the 2024 King’s Birthday Honours list.

19 Jun 2024

PhD student uses UC’s Bruce campus as case study for urban management of environmental pollutants

University of Canberra PhD student Joseph O’Connell has been testing rainfall runoff from surfaces at the Bruce campus to determine how they contribute to levels of urban pollutants.

18 Jun 2024

Digital News Report: Australia 2024: AI, social media, misinformation and distrust – what the data tells us about the news landscape in 2024

Journalists are working in an increasingly challenging media environment, thanks to Artificial Intelligence (AI) and algorithms causing widespread unease.

17 Jun 2024
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