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08
Sep
2023

ANU celebrates women’s safety leader

Chancellor of The Australian National University (ANU), the Hon Julie Bishop, has today congratulated Council Member and women's…

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29
Aug
2023

Australian woman found with python parasite in her brain

The world's first case of a new parasitic infection in humans has been discovered by researchers at The Australian…

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28
Aug
2023

Female science heroes missing from high school curriculums

Australian high school students enrolled in STEM subjects don't read or learn about nearly as many prominent female scientists…

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25
Aug
2023

VC’s Update - A trip to the South Pacific

Hello everyone, I am wearing purple today in support of the University's commitment that our campus and our community be one of…

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24
Aug
2023

Longer El Niño and La Niña events could become more common

We could see more multi-year El Niño and La Niña events in Australia, according to an international team of researchers including…

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24
Aug
2023

Smart software sees ANU experts take home Eureka Prize

Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) have been recognised for their pivotal efforts in the battle against…

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18
Aug
2023

Increasing fire frequency threatens ecosystem stability

A new study by researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) and Curtin University has shown a major increase in fire…

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17
Aug
2023

Experts call for global plan to understand bushfire impact

As climate change-driven extreme weather events such as bushfires become more frequent and intense, a team of experts led by…

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16
Aug
2023

New program to help promote Australia to Chinese students

A new program funded by the National Foundation for Australia-China Relations (NFACR) and delivered by the Australian Studies…

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11
Aug
2023

VC’S Update – Realising our national mission and a farewell

Hi everyone,   Last night we had a spectacular event at Llewellyn Hall that we co-hosted with the New…

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04
Aug
2023

ANU to boost Australia's nuclear and biosecurity expertise

The Australian National University (ANU) has been awarded a total of almost $10m in funding from the Australian Research Council…

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28
Jul
2023

How we can better manage mental health impacts of bushfires

With an El Niño summer promising hotter and drier conditions for much of Australia, we must rethink how we measure the impact…

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28
Jul
2023

VC’s Update – Enterprise Bargaining Update and 3MT Final

Hi everyone,   I have lots to update you on even though it's only a week since my last blog.   On…

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26
Jul
2023

Bin chickens and maggies step into the spotlight

Australia's nicknames for its weird and wonderful animals have become almost as iconic as the creatures themselves.   …

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24
Jul
2023

Academic Board News – Meeting: 3/2023 – 27 June 2023

Academic Board News   Meeting 3/2023 27 June 2023     Academic Board held its third meeting of the year on 27 June…

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21
Jul
2023

VC’s Update – Welcome back and the Voice Dialogue

Hi everyone,   As we start the second semester, welcome to all of our commencing students, and I hope everyone…

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17
Jul
2023

Canberra CanTEST service changing drug behaviours

More than half of the drugs tested at CanTEST, Australia's first and only pill testing service, were not what the user expected,…

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13
Jul
2023

Study maps plan to save native rodent from extinction

A first-of-its-kind genetic study of the endangered Australian Pookila - formerly known as the New Holland Mouse - is…

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11
Jul
2023

Data collection underway in First Nations-led cancer study

A first of its kind study exploring cancer in Indigenous Australian communities has begun data collection. The Kulay Kalingka…

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07
Jul
2023

Use of psychedelic based therapy for depression and PTSD

A first-of-its-kind patient registry in Australia will help inform the effectiveness and safety of prescribing psychedelic…

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