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9 in 10 uni graduates are employed full time.1

Uni grads earn 15-20% more than those without a degree.2

Deakin postgraduates earn 36% more than undergraduates.3

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Self-improvement

Plastic pandemic: your guide to recycling

The COVID-19 pandemic has generated over 8 million tonnes of plastic waste. Deakin’s Dr Trevor Thornton provides some eco-friendly solutions.

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Society

International students are back on campus, but does that spell the end of digital learning?

With the return of International students to universities around Australia. Should this spell the end of digital learning?

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Society

Water can really provide some relief from anxiety and help us see the glass half full

Find out how water intake can improve anxiety levels and help us push through when things seem tough.

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Self-improvement

No, chivalry is not dead – but it’s about time it was

Deakin University lecturer Beatrice Alba explores the topic of chilvary in detail, and reveals the key findings on what the research tells us.

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Why climate change is our biggest global health threat

Scientific experts argue we must treat climate change with the same urgency as we have Covid-19 to safeguard our future wellbeing.

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Career

Inclusive by design: realising the promise of sport for all

For many Australians, sport is not just a passion; it’s an obsession. But, how can we ensure all people have equal access to the sporting world?

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Self-improvement

What is climate change doing to your future?

What is climate change doing to our future? And how do we deal with the potential impacts? Deakin alumnus Egi Gifford explains.

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Career

Five essential tips for launching a start-up

Ever wanted to be your own boss? Have a business idea that you know will succeed? Here are five essential tips to know before you launch your start-up.

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Community Soccer Game

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How sport brings us together in times of crisis

Research has shown sport to be a catalyst in repairing communities and helping them recover from crisis, but how does this look in real life?

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Self-improvement

Mood booster: why sunshine may be affecting your decision-making

Do you think you feel better and make better decisions when the sun is shining? Research suggests you’re not imagining it.

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