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Equinoxes

Leap years, equinoxes and dates: A very short history of the calendar

To make a calendar, it’s necessary to define a “year”. That sounds easy enough – we all know that it takes about 365 days for the Earth to make one complete revolution about the sun. But what does that

General News 15 July, 2019

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.

General News 1 July, 2019
Female-Scientist

Female science and biomedicine students ‘Sprint’ to success

The Monash Faculty of Science together with the Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) will host the 2019 ‘Sprint’ Undergraduate Women's Development Program, a three-day event aimed at enhancing the educational experience and future

General News 25 June, 2019
2019 William Cooper Scholarship

Indigenous Scholars Awarded 2019 William Cooper Scholarship

Monash University has announced Indigenous scholars Jaya Blandthorn and John Singh-Nagyivan as recipients of the 2019 William Cooper Scholarship.

General News 27 May, 2019
Nova Rover

Earth to Mars: Monash team takes on world's best in rover challenge

A student team from Monash University is taking one small step for Australia and one giant leap for future life on Mars as it competes against the world’s best to build the next generation of space rovers that will one day accompany human

General News 21 May, 2019
Excellence in Research for Australia

Monash Science achieves outstanding results in latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings

Monash Science has performed above the international standard in the latest round of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings, released today by the Australian Research Council (ARC).

Science 27 March, 2019
Dr Susie Ho

In conversation with Dr Susie Ho – winner of the Monash Postgraduate Association Lecturer of the Year Award

There’s a certain kind of magic around Master of Environment and Sustainability Course Director, Dr Susie Ho.

Science 18 March, 2019
Professor Jordan Nash

International Women’s Day – Monash Science Dean calls for more action to tackle the STEMM gender gap

Today is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women and I want to take this opportunity to wish all women a very happy International Women's Day. The day also marks a call

Science 8 March, 2019
Jarrod Grainger-Brown

Monash Global Challenges alumnus joins select group of 2019 Westpac Future Leader Scholars

An interest in messy, complex challenges has led Bachelor of Science Advanced – Global Challenges (Honours) graduate Jarrod Grainger-Brown on the road to a PhD, and a prestigious Westpac Future Leader scholarship.

General News 4 March, 2019