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News and stories


Setting people free from nutrition misinformation

Kate Freeman has seen the unsustainable impacts of quick fix diets and extreme measures to achieve nutrition goals – so she created The Healthy Eating Hub, to empower people to eat better. She's one of the finalists for UC's Chancellor’s Rising Star Awards.

28 Jul 2022

Putting engineering to work in service to the community

Award-winning engineer and emerging leader in the Australian tech sector, Bryce Cronin’s passion for harnessing technology for social good has seen him impact many – this year, he’s a finalist for the Chancellor’s Rising Star Award at the University of Canberra’s Distinguished Alumni Awards.

27 Jul 2022

Davis Atkin on hockey, pride & coming out

There's so much more that meets the eye when it comes to Davis Atkin. A national level hockey player in Canberra, the UC Elite Athlete is also making waves in the beauty industry.

25 Jul 2022
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New Aboriginal artwork on UC campus reflects underground springs and waterways

An incredible piece of Aboriginal art by local Ngunnawal artist Richie Allan has been unveiled at the University of Canberra's Ngunnawal Centre.

25 Jul 2022

Mental health research takes the cake at Big Research Pitch

Dr Claire Pearce won funding in last night’s Big Research Pitch, to support her research in bolstering the occupational therapy workforce in the area of mental health.

22 Jul 2022

Fact or fiction: misinformation and monkey business

Have you encountered a news story that doesn't seem quite right? Misinformation online is being reported at higher rates than ever before – the University of Canberra's Professor Sora Park explains how to identify it.

19 Jul 2022
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