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  • Latest issue of UQ’s Contact Magazine is now available

    Download the latest edition of Contact magazine, UQ’s award-winning alumni magazine The Winter 2016 edition of Contact magazine is now available. Read an insightful Q&A with Australia’s Most Influential Woman and UQ alumna, Ann Sherry AO, discover the history of UQ’s School of Medicine as it celebrates its 80th anniversary, and meet the UQ alumni […]

    Posted: Friday, May 13, 2016
  • US Academy of Pediatrics advocates UQ parenting program

    27 April 2016 The University of Queensland-developed Triple P – Positive Parenting Program has been included in US policy recommendations to reduce the toxic effects of poverty on children’s health. The American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended that evidence-based parenting programs, including Triple P, be integrated into services provided by US medical practices. Professor of […]

    Posted: Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016
  • STEM stars head to NASA with UQ support

    15 April 2016 The St John’s Anglican College NASA team with Professor David Mee (far right). 15 April 2016 For most high school students, competing at an international competition at NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre is an idea that is simply out of this world. But for 26 students from St John’s Anglican College, it’s a […]

    Posted: Friday, Apr 15, 2016
  • Online English course attracts 150,000 learners

    8 April 2016 MORE than 150,000 learners around the world have gone online to prepare for their English language tests through a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) offered by The University of Queensland. IELTSx: The ‘IELTS Academic Test Preparation’ course was developed by UQ’s Institute of Continuing and TESOL Education (ICTE-UQ) in collaboration withUQx in late […]

    Posted: Monday, Apr 11, 2016
  • UQ Alumnus Spotlight: Ana Manzur-Allan

    This is our quarterly ‘Alumni in the Spotlight’ feature. Each edition of our UQ North America e-newsletter will highlight a University of Queensland alumni in North America, their experiences at UQ and journey since either coming to or returning home to North America. If you are interested in being featured, or would like to nominate a […]

    Posted: Wednesday, Apr 06, 2016