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Knighthood for University of Warwick Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Nigel Thrift

Professor Nigel Thrift has been awarded a knighthood in the 2015 New Year's Honours List for services to higher education.

19 Januaury 2015

Addressing the mental health needs of children with intellectual disability

Research to improve the wellbeing of children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities or autism has been presented in Melbourne.

17 December 2014

Polymer biomaterials research appointment aims for the heart

Professor Neil Cameron is the latest joint research appointment for the Monash Warwick Alliance.

8 December 2014

Technology connects rising research stars

Over 200 students from universities across the globe linked up by technology to join a 24-hour forum.

6 November 2014

Warwick Prize for Writing opens for nominations

The 2015 Warwick Prize for Writing has opened for nominations.

20 October 2014

Mysteries of space explained

Experts will explain the wonders of space at two free public lectures at Monash over the coming weeks.

3 October 2014

Alliance partner named UK university of the year

Monash University's global alliance partner, the University of Warwick, has been announced as University of the Year.

23 September 2014

Global forum showcases undergraduate research

More than two hundred students from around the world will come together this September to present their research in a 24-hour global forum.

17 September 2014

New centre set to trigger Australia's medical technology revolution

A $26 million dollar research centre designed to develop new vaccines and improve drug delivery and disease detection, officially opens today in Melbourne.

28 August 2014

Environmental poetry, guerrilla poetry and poetry bombing

How do we place poetry at the heart of everything we do and who we are?

25 August 2014

Monash receives two Australian Laureate Fellowships

Two Monash University researchers have been awarded the Australian Research Council's (ARC) prestigious 2014 Australian Laureate Fellowships.

22 August 2014

Reinterpreting 'Italian' for the 21st century

In an era when millions of people living in countries other than Italy identify themselves as Italian the question of what that actually means becomes a complex one.

14 August 2014

Reinventing philosophy as a way of life

Could philosophy once again become a practical art of living rather than just an abstract set of theories?

15 July 2014

Partnership accelerates drug delivery research

A recent visit by world-renowned polymer chemist Professor Sébastien Perrier was the latest step towards consolidating joint research in nanomedicine that is underpinned by the Monash Warwick Alliance.

8 July 2014

Motorsport rivals geared up and ready to race

In single-seat racing cars they have designed and built themselves, students from Monash University and the University of Warwick will be revving their engines as they compete to be first past the chequered flag at Silverstone.

1 July 2014

Catching a gravitational wave

When Albert Einstein proposed the existence of gravitational waves as part of his theory of relativity, he set in train a pursuit for knowledge that continues nearly a century later.

26 June 2014

Portal opens way to virtual classrooms

The students gather for their class, arranging themselves in a large circle. A dynamic discussion develops. At times they break into groups, or post their findings on whiteboards. Just another uni tutorial? Not exactly.

24 June 2014

Chemistry exchange a successful formula

Solar energy and renewable fuels are among a range of fields that have attracted chemistry students from the University of Warwick to join research projects being pursued at Monash.

5 June 2014

Joint research builds stronger scaffold

A new biomaterial that enhances the ability of stem cells to regenerate into nerves and body parts is the direct result of collaborative work between Monash University and the University of Warwick.

27 May 2014

VC awarded honorary degree

Monash President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ed Byrne AC has been recognised with an honorary degree from the University of Adelaide.

30 April 2014

Old world and new technology line up for debate

When two teams – one in Australia, one in the UK – meet to debate questions of power in ancient Athens, they will do so in a virtual classroom that belongs firmly to their own era.

30 April 2014

New perspective on violence against women

Violence against women and girls remains a serious global problem, despite increasing attention by governments, international organisations such as the United Nations, civil society, and women's rights groups around the world.

16 April 2014

Online service matches compatible (research) partners

A new free online tool that connects researchers from Monash University and the University of Warwick wanting to collaborate was officially launched at Monash yesterday.

2 April 2014

British Science Minister visits Monash

The UK Minister for Universities and Science, Mr David Willetts MP, had the opportunity to experience first hand the world-leading, room-sized, virtual-reality environment that is CAVE2 when he visited Monash University earlier today. The University also took advantage of the visit to update Mr Willetts on developments with the Monash Warwick Alliance.

28 February 2014

Law students break new ground with first ever international moot

Law students from the University of Warwick will be working together with fellow students from Monash University in the first ever International Collaborative Moot, taking place this month.

13 February 2014

Further research funding success for Alliance

The Monash Warwick Alliance is celebrating a double funding win for two new joint medical studies, one on the use of aspirin to treat leg ulcers and a second on the reporting of back pain.

6 February 2014

Monash Warwick Alliance strengthens PhD partnership

The Monash Warwick Alliance has strengthened its philosophy presence with its first cohort of joint PhD students and first transnational postgraduate philosophy conference.

30 January 2014


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