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Indigenous name for University of Canberra Public Hospital crane

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Forget Craney McCraneface: the judges of a public naming competition for the crane that's building Canberra's newest hospital gave a nod to Canberra's first inhabitants.

University of Canberra focuses on refugee crisis with a new unit of study

The Age - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
The politically cleansed term "displaced person" is one University of Canberra alumnus Khosro Ahmad hopes to humanise as he shares his experience of being forced from his homeland.

University of Canberra team develops modified boxing gloves designed to help the opponent

Brisbane Times - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
A boxing glove designed to lessen the impact on the receiving end has been developed in Canberra. While the creators admit they doubt it would ever be used in professional boxing, which relied on the "entertainment value" of knockouts, they believe it ...

DNA testing by University of Canberra forensics lab to make molecular sketches of crime suspects

ABC Online - ‎Jul 12, 2016‎
A Canberra forensic laboratory will be the first in Australia to test the ancestry of crime scene DNA, opening up a world of potentially predicting a suspect's eye or skin colour.

Second round of TEDxCanberra speakers and performances for 2016 announced

The Canberra Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Hayley Teasdale, neuroscientist and PhD student at the University of Canberra, will be providing an insight into the use of non-invasive brain stimulation in an effort to combat symptoms of Parkinson's disease.

Canberra review of birth trial that slashes caesars and epidurals

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
A leading midwifery expert said a promising new trial that led to fewer caesarean and epidural-assisted births would be examined in an ACT review of antenatal education.

ACT is Australia's third best performing economy

The Canberra Times - ‎11 hours ago‎
This includes stage one of the city-wide light rail network, the University of Canberra public hospital and major road upgrades right across the city.
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Turnbull presses premiers for quick action on post-sentencing regime for terrorism prisoners

The Conversation AU - ‎12 hours ago‎
Michelle Grattan does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond the academic appointment above.
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Plibersek moves to high-profile education job in Labor reshuffle

The Conversation AU - ‎4 hours ago‎
Michelle Grattan does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond the academic appointment above.

U-21 Rower Tyron Boorman has helped lead the U-21 Australian team to a first leg victory in the trans-Tasman ...

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
The University of Canberra student was successful in the singles sculls, the Australian Quad and the Australian Eight, with the teams successfully capturing gold in all three events.

Canberra to trial publicly-funded home births

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
Expectant mothers in Canberra will soon have the option of giving birth at home as part of the first publicly-funded trial in the ACT.

Raising happy children doesn't have to break the bank

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
A few years ago, the University of Canberra estimated that it cost an average-earning household $812,000 to raise two kids from birth to leaving home; for a higher income family, the estimate was $1.09 million while a lower income family would spend ...

What animal could a democracy be? Ape, fox, lion ... how about jellyfish?

The Conversation AU - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Jean-Paul Gagnon does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond the academic appointment above.

New bike rack winners unveil designs set to brighten Canberra

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Other winners were sculptor Janete Long, who designed the circular bike rack, and University of Canberra design student Grace Maguire who teamed up with her blacksmith brother Will Maguire to make the Penny Farthing piece.
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Turnbull orders review of local threat from lone wolf extremists

The Conversation AU - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Michelle Grattan does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond the academic appointment above.
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Labor announces possible Canberra light rail extensions to build in next term of government

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The ACT government has released four possible extensions for Canberra's tramline, and says it will announce its preferred route before the election.
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ACT Brumbies face nervous wait to see if major sponsor Aquis will pull pin

The Canberra Times - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
"The breakdown [with the University of Canberra] is in our past and there are some minor issues with our long-term alliance with UC, but I'm confident we'll work through those with them.

Data insights: forum highlights effects of aged care reforms

Australian Ageing Agenda - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Australian National University's Professor Hal Kendig and Assistant Professor Tracy Robinson from the University of Canberra will also share their analysis of the landmark reforms. Issues to be discussed include whether unmet demand for aged care ...
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Grattan on Friday: Time for Labor and Greens to find common ground with government on marriage plebiscite

The Conversation AU - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Michelle Grattan does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond the academic appointment above.

Swathes of space in the new Belconnen suburb of Lawson

Domain News - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
If space is a must then this six-bedder in the new Belconnen suburb of Lawson could be just what you're looking for. The two-storey designer house has been built over 308 square metres, offering an array of formal and informal living spaces.
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