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Monash projects awarded $2.6 million to detect and prevent dementia

Identifying middle-aged people at risk of developing dementia, and finding ways to prevent or delay its onset, is the aim of a new Monash University trial about to get underway.

Research

Sour grapes: Prosecco decision could impact EU trade with Australia

As the EU takes steps to protect Italian wine producers from international competition, Monash University research shows Prosecco is a grape variety and should not be considered a geographical indication.

Law

Indigenous Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Jacinta Elston Wins Prestigious Scholarship to Harvard

Professor Jacinta Elston, Monash University’s Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous), has won a scholarship to attend the Harvard Kennedy School in the US in October this year.

University news
MOYJIL - Why is this a special Place

Moyjil mystery: Victorian site could force a 120,000-year rethink on Australian history

A Victorian site could hold the key to proving people lived in Australia 120,000 years ago, twice as long as first thought.

Lens

Woodside and Monash join forces in innovation and research partnership

Woodside Energy and Monash University have joined forces to develop a state-of-the-art 'living laboratory' and long-term research partnership to support Australia's low-carbon energy transition.

Engineering & technology

Over-exposed: Monash and Federal Police launch lab to tackle abhorrent material

Monash and the Australian Federal Police launch new initiative to help officers cope with abhorrent content as part of investigations.

Engineering & technology

Monash appoints Rebecca Forgasz to new role at Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation

Monash University is pleased to announce the appointment of Monash alumna and former director and CEO of the Jewish Museum of Australia, Rebecca Forgasz, as Associate

University news

Monash: A Modern Global University Climbs in Rankings

Monash University was recognised in theAcademic Ranking of World Universities’ (ARWU) ShanghaiRanking's 2019 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) and the Times Higher Education Golden Age Rankings.

University news

Cloudy with a chance of news: Communicating climate one year on

Melburnians have been gaining better insight into historical climate trends and data over the past 12 months through a Monash University and Victorian state government initiative.

Arts & culture