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BroadAgenda summer profile series – inspiring women: Riyana Miranti

Development and socio-economist Professor Riyana Miranti convenes the Indonesian Program at UC’s Faculty of Business, Government and Law – and is one of the headliners for BroadAgenda's summer series on amazing women and LGBTIQ+ folks.

31 Jan 2024

From humble beginnings to a world class program: 50 years of IT at UC

Over the past 50 years, the School of Information Technology and Systems has evolved and overcome challenges to establish itself as a key part of UC today.

20 Dec 2023

How midwifery has transformed Kai Hodgkin

Kai Hodgkin’s knowledge and passion are evident in everything she does as a UC Lecturer in Midwifery and as an advocate for improving maternity care in the ACT.

19 Dec 2023
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UC launches CARAT: an innovative multi-faceted centre to research and advocate for the rights, respect, care and recognition of older people

The University of Canberra's newest research centre is advocating for the rights, respect, care and recognition of older people.

23 Feb 2024

UC students take aim at real world issues through summer program

The Innovation Central Canberra Summer Intensive Program gave several University of Canberra students a chance to work with industry partners to develop innovative solutions for real world problems.

19 Feb 2024

Deliberative Democracy Summer School brings visitors to UC from around the globe to discuss new and innovative ideas

The Summer School event returned to the University of Canberra for 2024, bringing together postgraduate students and early career researchers with leading scholars in the field.

16 Feb 2024
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