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9 in 10 uni graduates are employed full time.1

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Deakin postgraduates earn 36% more than undergraduates.3

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Healing the urban-rural divide: Why a ‘locals-first’ approach doesn’t work in a pandemic

Supermarket swoops on rural towns serves as an analogy for a graver problem amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Are rural hospitals being left without resources?

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Transmitting COVID-19 to another person could send you to prison for life. Here’s why this is worrisome

We’ve been warned the deliberate transmission of COVID-19 could be punishable by a lifetime prison sentence. But is this really the right approach?

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A moment in time for community sport

The true importance of sport is being unearthed thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. It’s less about competition and more about the community connection.

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Sports stars now responsible for their own fitness, just like us

AFL players are suddenly without coaches, but there’s an expectation they’ll maintain their fitness levels. What can we teach them about motivation?

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Healthy body for a healthy mind

Social-distancing carries a myriad of mental health challenges. The good news is that physical activity, even in small doses, can fight some of the battle.

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‘I’m bored!’: tips to keep kids moving while stuck at home all holidays

Being unable to get out of the house over the holidays can be hard for energetic kids – and tired parents. These activities will nip boredom in the bud.

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Pandemic policing needs to be done with the public’s trust, not confusion

With laws around social-distancing remaining vague, there’s uncertainty around whether police discretion is being used appropriately and fairly.

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With pokies shut down, coronavirus stress could drive more people to reckless online gambling

For some pokie addicts, the pokies closures will be a relief. For others, they’ll be lured into the world of online gambling.

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Local newspapers are an ‘essential service’. They deserve a government rescue package, too

As more and more newspapers close their doors, we can’t help but wonder when the government will step in to a provide a lifeline.

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Love and a happy ending: romance fiction to help you through a coronavirus lockdown

Escape reality by diving into these romantic fiction novels.

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