University of Queensland

Living in this home is like living in the bush, but it’s only a few kilometres from the city

59 Carmody St, St Lucia.<p>WITH its horizon-edge pool, covered deck and leafy views, this St Lucia home was built to celebrate the Queensland outdoor …

Stainless Steel

Brisbane Feminist Festival 2018

Should refugee rights be a feminist issue? (Discussion Circle): Led by Faiza El-Higzi a Sudanese born community leader with extensive experience …

Feminism

Twilight in the Red Box - Pulse Chamber Orchestra

Music is an artform that remains a fundamental aspect of our lifestyle. This July, the Red Box at the State Library of Queensland will come to life …

Redbox

From coal mines to charity boards - it's all go for this 'Global Shaper'

Bianca is now a GlobalShaper – a World Economic Forum initiative which connects young people working to solve local, regional and global …

World Economic Forum

Economics graduate has sights set on startup success

When University of Queensland graduate Charles Coverdale accepts his Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of Science testamurs today, he will be dreaming …

Australian Universities

Astronomy Tool Helps ID Sharks

Shark researchers used a system for recognizing patterns in star field photographs to identify whale sharks, which have individual spot patterns.

Astronomy

Medical cannabis biotech Botanix just did a deal with the University of Queensland

Shares in Botanix Pharmaceuticals Limited jumped after the biotech announced a research collaboration with the University of Queensland’s Institute …

Biotechnology

Author adds Doctor of Philosophy to his credits

Nick Earls has always been a man of letters, and now he has almost a complete sentence after his name.

Australian Universities

Graduating elite cricketer scores best of both worlds

Graduand Callum Blake will leave The University of Queensland this week with a Bachelor of Arts and a professional cricket career.

Australian Universities

New stool test to unlock gut health

An innovative new stool test that unlocks the DNA of a person's gut bacteria has been launched in Queensland.

Elise

Spray-on protection

UQ scientists have joined forces to develop a breakthrough<br>that has the potential to bolster global food security.<p>An estimated 795 million people …

Australian Universities

Indonesian valedictorian grabs UQ life with both hands

When Yasmin moved from Indonesia to start the UQ Universitas Indonesia (UQ-UI) linked program in psychology in 2016, she signed up to as many UQ …

Australian Universities

Ranking results reflect UQ impact

The University of Queensland has ranked first in the world for Mining and Mineral Engineering in global subject rankings released today.<p>UQ is the …

Australian Universities

Scary new venomous snake discovered

Scientists searching for sea snakes never expected to stumble across this find.<p>In a chance discovery, a team of biologists were returning from a sea snake research mission in Queensland, Australia when they found a new venomous species.<p>The team, led by University of Queensland’s Associate Professor …

Zoology

Douglas Slatter & Elizabeth Chambers Law Scholarship - Scholarships - The University of Queensland, Australia

Eligibility<p>About the award<p>Selection criteria<p>Applicants should have excellent academic performance to Honours/Masters level in Law. They must also<p>be …

College & University

Let the ceremony begin

It's a moment years in the making. But it is not just the students who are anxiously awaiting graduation at The University of Queensland.

Australian Universities

Ocean life champion honoured by UQ

A respected life–long oceans advocate has been recognised with an honorary doctorate by The University of Queensland in acknowledgment of his …

Australian Universities

Jurassic Park fantasy turns into reality for Kaylene

A Jurassic Park–inspired childhood dream of becoming a palaeontologist will become a reality today, for University of Queensland PhD candidate …

Jurassic Park

UQ Chancellor calls for education to be key focus in India trade

University of Queensland Chancellor Mr Peter Varghese has called for education to be a ‘flagship sector’ as Australia seeks to lift trade and …

Australian Universities

Podcast: The big benefits of tiny-house living

Ever wanted to pack up and move into a tiny house? Learn about the big changes tiny houses can make to your life, and your community, from The Tiny …

Australian Universities

Thawing permafrost microbiomes fuel climate change

A University of Queensland-led international study could lead to more accurate predictions or the rate of global warming from greenhouse gas …

Global Warming

UQ students ready for Uni 7s title defence

The University of Queensland has named a squad of 24 players to defend its Aon Uni 7s Series title.

Australia

Welcome Hub - Orientation - The University of Queensland, Australia

The Welcome Hub will be open daily from 10am - 4pm in the Natural Amphitheatre and will be the go to place for all new and current students. The hub …

Australian Universities

Physicist shares love of science with graduating class

University of Queensland Science Demo Troupe member Sam Cree uses fiery displays and levitating magnets to share the excitement of science with …

Physics

Surgical skills rather than tools are the key

Men undergoing either robot-assisted or open surgery for prostate cancer experienced equally good outcomes, a study involving University of …

Cancer

The heart, the soul, the centre

<i>I am motivated to be a champion for my people and the community of Central Australia, and more specifically the Anangu Pitjantjara people of the</i> …

Australian Universities

Queensland woman charged with murdering cyclist

Cyclist's body was found on the side of Warrego Highway, next to the University of Queensland's Gatton campus, in 2012.

Judiciary

Teaching Masterclass on evidence-informed design for learning - Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation (ITaLI) - The University of Queensland, Australia

Description<p>With evidence accumulating about how learning occurs in the brain and mind, the question remains, how can this evidence be incorporated …

Teaching

Children make deadly healthy choices

With health, sport and education as the key elements of the carnival, activities included a tour of the UQ St Lucia campus, exercise and sport …

Aboriginal Australians

UQ scholarship gives deserving students an opportunity to study law

The University of Queensland is offering scholarships for up to 17 students from diverse backgrounds to study at UQ's internationally–renowned TC …

Australian Universities