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Historian on SBS show

The popular series, where well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history, featured the expertise … Learn more

View Not just a slick TV ad: what makes a good domestic violence awareness campaign?

Not just a slick TV ad: what makes a good domestic violence awareness campaign?

The Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence on Friday … Learn more

View ARC Linkage success

ARC Linkage success

Researchers at Australian Catholic University (ACU) are celebrating after receiving two Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage grants. The first grant … Learn more

View Support needed for substance abuse in pregnancy

Support needed for substance abuse in pregnancy

ICPS researchers examined the outcomes of identifying Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) use during pregnancy on women, their partners and … Learn more

View French philosopher awarded ACU’s highest honour

French philosopher awarded ACU’s highest honour

ACU has awarded leading French philosopher Professor Jean-Luc Marion its highest honour, Doctor of the University, at a ceremony in … Learn more

View Focus on illicit drugs puts drinking problem on ice

Focus on illicit drugs puts drinking problem on ice

Recent discussions of Australia’s “ice epidemic” have culminated in a A$9 million government-funded media campaign to raise community awareness of … Learn more

View Tailored online NAPLAN better for monitoring high and low achievers

Tailored online NAPLAN better for monitoring high and low achievers

Australia’s national literacy and numeracy tests (NAPLAN) will be available online from 2017. While there is little difference in test … Learn more

View Too many school students are over-confident

Too many school students are over-confident

Many recent, large-scale and international studies confirm that there are … Learn more

View We need to be open to religion's role in a troubled world

We need to be open to religion's role in a troubled world

Ali Mamouri, Australian Catholic University … Learn more

View E-cigarettes can offer hope for smokers

E-cigarettes can offer hope for smokers

New research from the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research (MMIHR) in collaboration with the University of Melbourne suggests electronic cigarettes … Learn more