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Professor Bronwyn Carlson, Head of the Department of Indigenous Studies at Macquarie University

Study to look at Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander healing programs that respond to family, domestic and sexual violence

4 August 2020

The effectiveness of ‘trauma-informed care’ and healing programs will be at the forefront of a new research project studying Aboriginal ...

Pictured (L-R): Hunters Hill Mayor Mark Bennett, lead researcher and Associate Professor in the Macquarie School of Education Dr Penny Van Bergen, and Touched by Olivia director and co-founder John Perkins.

One for the ages: intergenerational program to preserve local memories

24 July 2020

A new research collaboration is bringing young and old together to discover how Australian culture, history, and identity are passed ...

Macquarie University Library. Credit: Chris Stacey

Macquarie University moves up in the Golden Age University Rankings ranked 24 out of 100 globally

9 July 2020

Macquarie University has been ranked 24 out of 100 Universities around the world in the 2020 UK Times Higher Education ...


Professor Eric Knight Joins Macquarie University To Lead Business School

17 June 2020

Professor Eric Knight has been appointed as Executive Dean of Macquarie Business School succeeding Professor Stephen Brammer who served as ...


Macquarie University signs commitment to continue prioritising gender equity

11 June 2020

Macquarie University has signed a joint Australian Higher Education sector position statement, Preserving Gender Equity as a Higher Education Priority ...


Macquarie University climbs QS World University Rankings

10 June 2020

The QS World University Rankings 2021 released today have ranked Macquarie University 214th in the world, up 23 places from ...


Macquarie University researchers show that keyhole surgeons have more than just good hands – they have highly adaptable hands.

4 June 2020

A study conducted by cognitive scientists at Macquarie University, published in Human Movement Science, found that highly experienced surgeons who ...


Sydney Film Festival showcases Macquarie University filmmakers

27 May 2020

Two Macquarie University filmmakers will feature in the first ever virtual edition of the Sydney Film Festival, launching on 10 ...

Image: A white shark (Carcharodon Carcharias). Credit: Wikimedia Commons

ARC Linkage Project scheme funding awarded to Macquarie University researchers

21 May 2020

Three Macquarie University research projects have been awarded a total of $915,399 in the Australian Research Council’s latest round of ...


Macquarie University launches “COVID-19: We’ve got this covered!” a children’s mental health resource for teachers and parents

18 May 2020

A Macquarie University survey has found that 60 per cent of parents and 88 per cent of teachers are concerned ...

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