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  • UQ’s investment in engineering recognised internationally

    16 June 2016 The University of Queensland’s strong focus and investment in engineering research has secured it a top-10 spot in engineering science in an international ranking released this week. UQ was the only Australian institution to make the international top 10 for engineering science in theShanghai Consultancy engineering rankings. UQ’s School of Chemical Engineering starred […]

    Posted: Thursday, Jun 16, 2016
  • Learn about sharks in bite-size pieces

    27 May 2016 One of the most feared animals on earth will be the subject of a new University of Queensland and Cornell University Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). Sharks! Global Biodiversity, Biology, and Conservation will be launched during the annual Discovery Channel Shark Week (June 26 – July 3). The course offers students the chance […]

    Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2016
  • 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