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Paint brushes and paint

Society

06 April 2018
Getting creative for the good of your mental health

Deakin’s Prof. Michael Berk explains how engaging in creative activities can help to improve mental health and put you on the right path for a healthy mind.

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row of candles

Society

29 March 2018
Can the media change American attitudes to guns?

Australians have watched in horror as mass shootings hit American schools. Is the current news cycle failing to help? Prof. Matthew Ricketson discusses.

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Football and trophy on grass

Society

20 March 2018
Quiz: How well do you know the AFL?

You might claim to be the most passionate footy fan in Australia, but how well do you really know the AFL? Take our quiz to find out.

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Two women laughing

Society

07 March 2018
Is feminism even a thing anymore?

With the media and activist landscape seemingly dominated by other issues, does feminism and International Women’s Day still have significance in 2018?

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supreme court melbourne

Society

06 March 2018
Why Victoria should rethink the abolition of defensive homicide

In 2014 defensive homicide was abolished in Victoria after being considered controversial – but is this something that should be rethought?

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Society

05 March 2018
Are Victorians wasting too much water to handle another drought?

After a decade of steady metropolitan water supply in Melbourne, how prepared are we for the next drought? Deakin environment experts share their thoughts.

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Woman at the starting block

Society

28 February 2018
Only 7% of Australians are healthy
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Two girls observing chemicals

Society

13 February 2018
Why aren’t girls studying STEM?

In a society that advocates for equal rights and a strong sense of ‘girl power’, why do Aussie girls not want to be ‘girl bosses’ in STEM too?

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Woman and man playing football

Society

30 January 2018
Has AFLW started a powerhouse movement for women in sport?

There’s no question the AFLW successfully ignited interest for women in sport. But to what degree is this early success indicative of long-term enthusiasm?

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A girl on her phone managing cyberbullying

Society

30 January 2018
Cyber safety: 5 ways to deal with cyberbullying

The effects of cyberbullying can be devastating. Deakin’s Prof. Matthew Warren offers advice on how to handle cyberbullying before it reaches crisis point.

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