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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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Society

Will new social network platform ‘BeReal’ last?

Have you downloaded the popular new social media app BeReal? Deakin University’s Emily Wade shares her thoughts on the app’s longevity.

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Society

Are single-sex schools becoming an endangered species?

With one of Sydney’s most prestigious boys’ schools announcing it will go co-ed, is this the beginning of the end for single-sex schools?

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After floods will come droughts (again). Better indicators will help us respond

After floods it is common to experience a drought. However, Deakin’s Dr Neal Hughes believes we have the indicators to avoid it.

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Society

Our food and drinks are packed with more sugar than ever

As time has evolved so has our sugar intake. A lot of the time we are consuming high amounts of sugar without realising, harming our health.

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Society

The evolution of the female superhero body

We are seeing less sexualisation of the female body in the latest superhero films as noted by Deakin University’s Ashika Paramita.

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Culture

Forgotten histories and abandoned places of Melbourne

Do you know Melbourne as well as you think you do? Deakin’s Aarya Hatkhambkar gives us an insight into a few of city’s hidden treasures.

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Will young people decide the result of the federal election?

The federal election on 21 May is expected to be closer than ever. How much of an influence will our young voters have on the result?

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Society

Racism is still an everyday experience for non-white Australians. Where is the plan to stop this?

Racial discrimination is something non-white Australians experience far too often. Deakin University’s Fethi Mansouri explores the issue further.

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Self-improvement

Should food choices be about more than just health?

Does food marketing downplay reasons for our food choices other than health – from social connections to cultural traditions to mental wellbeing?

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Society

The rise of ultra-processed foods and why they’re really bad for our health

As we look for quicker and cheaper food options, our diets are being filled with more ultra-processed foods than ever before. Here’s why that’s a problem.

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