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 Alumni Authors

Alumni Authors

Welcome to the MQ Matters series showcasing the books and articles written by Macquarie alumni to add to your reading stacks. From fiction, biographies, non-fiction, children’s literature or articles, Macquarie alumni are researching, writing and publishing thought-provoking, insightful and entertaining books to enjoy and share. If you have a book or article to share with your Macquari...

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 More Databases and Journal Access for Alumni at the MQ Library

More Databases and Journal Access for Alumni at the MQ Library

The Macquarie University Library has expanded its suite of databases, journals, ebooks and borrowing rights to alumni. Alumni membership to the Macquarie Library continues to be ‘free for life’ and alumni can now access 42 databases across 20 platforms. These provide alumni with over 19 000, 5 000 ebooks and 7 000 videos. Additionally, alumni can now access over 350,000 other documents,...

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 Master of Research – making a difference through research

Master of Research – making a difference through research

Have you ever considered that you could make a greater impact in your field through postgraduate research? Master of Research Graduate and PhD candidate, Joshua Pate (M Research 2017) currently works for NSW Health as a Senior Pain Physiotherapist and has chosen this pathway with Macquarie for exactly that reason. “Ultimately, it means I can help more patients than I can practising as ...

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 Macquarie alumni feature in 2018 Australia Day honours

Macquarie alumni feature in 2018 Australia Day honours

Twenty Macquarie alumni were recognised for their contributions to a range of endeavours in the 2018 Australia Day Honours. Former Australian netball captain and champion, broadcaster and media commentator, Liz Ellis (B Arts / LLB 1997), and Industrial Relations academic, Emeritus Professor Russell Lansbury (Doctor of Laws (HonorisCausa) 2005), received the Officer of the Order of Australia a...

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 Master of Public Health: A healthy career choice

Master of Public Health: A healthy career choice

As our population ages, one of the growing sectors for future employment is in healthcare. There is strong demand globally for public health professionals. Macquarie’s Master of Public Health (MPH) was launched in 2017 with the goal of developing dynamic career focused professionals for leadership roles in a variety of sectors. “I think one of the strengths of the course design is t...

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 International Women’s Day – Women Who Change the World conference at Macquarie

International Women’s Day – Women Who Change the World conference at Macquarie

Thought leaders. Game changers. Rule breakers. In conjunction with International Women’s Day (Friday 9 March) and Macquarie University’s Master of Social Entrepreneurship, alumni are invited to an event that will inspire women from all walks of life. This TEDx style lecture series and panel discussion will see female social activists and entrepreneurs take the stage to discuss their ...