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  • UQ Undergraduates conclude internships on Capitol Hill

    Two University of Queensland undergraduates are now concluding their internships in Washington, D.C. with congressional offices, where they have been working for a total duration of two months, giving them an incredible glimpse into American politics. UQ Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Economics student Rebecca Wall has been working in the office of Congressman James Clyburn of South […]

    Posted: Friday, Feb 20, 2015
  • MBA students open doors in USA for Australian companies

    US and Australian Business ties continue to grow through UQ Partnerships University of Queensland Master of Business Administration students are helping three Australian companies to expand their customer bases in the United States. UQ Business School has established the international consultancies as part of the 2015 Wharton Global Consulting Practicum, and will be working with […]

    Posted: Friday, Feb 13, 2015
  • U.S. Department of Energy Grants Funding to UQ Partnership

    A joint project between the UQ Energy Initiative, Princeton Environmental Institute, Southern Company and WorleyParsons Engineering has recently been awarded funding by The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) – part of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

    Posted: Thursday, Feb 12, 2015
  • Nanopatch Vaccine Technology Company Raises $25 million

    Vaccine technology company, Vaxxas, is one step closer to improving world health now that it has successfully raised $25 million for further research and development. Vaxxas is a University of Queensland start-up under the umbrella of the UniQuest commercialization company, which has recently attracted the funding led by Australian venture capital firm OneVentures in its […]

    Posted: Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015
  • Smithsonian Fellowships Program now open

    2014-15 Smithsonian Fellowships Program – Opening of Applications UQ North America is excited to announce that applications for the 2014-15 Smithsonian Fellowships Program are now open. This program is funded by the Queensland Government and provides funding of up to $30,000 (excluding GST) for Fellows to travel to a Smithsonian Institution facility to undertake a […]

    Posted: Monday, Feb 09, 2015