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Li Cunxin AO stands in the Great Court wearing his red and yellow academic dress and cap.

ֱ has recognised renowned ballet dancer and author, Li Cunxin AO, and pioneering chemical engineer, Katherine Hirschfeld AM, with Honorary Doctorates during ֱ’s 2023 end-of-year graduations.

12 December 2023
An older woman wearing a graduation gown and cap while smiling broadly

Dr Bronwyn Herbert is the embodiment of lifelong learning. At the age of 90, the long-time social worker is graduating from ֱ after completing her PhD thesis on the generational impacts of homelessness.

11 December 2023
A young woman with long blonde hair standing under a sandstone walkway surrounded by columns

Rising University of Queensland physics star and mountaineer Emerald Gaydon has been named as an Australia-at-Large Rhodes Scholar for 2024.

28 November 2023
a man with a beard wearing a suit jacket stands in front of a grey wall

ֱ is honouring a learning scientist who is leading by example to inspire and teach future teachers.

3 November 2023
A man with black spiky hair and glasses smiles broadly outside double doors with a red carpet behind him. He is holding a glass trophy.

A lecturer who goes above and beyond to engage students and promote connectedness in his classes has won a ֱ Award for Teaching Excellence.

2 November 2023

Four University of Queensland educators have received 2023 Awards for Teaching Excellence for their leadership and innovation.

2 November 2023

ֱ is cementing its presence in the rapidly growing biotechnology precinct on Brisbane’s south, announcing that an existing site will become ֱ’s fourth campus: ֱ Dutton Park.

1 November 2023
three smiling girls with long hair in the sunshine there is grass and trees behind them

Professionals working with children and young people will be offered training in brain science in an Australia-first initiative between ֱ and the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) through the...

30 August 2023
Researcher checking samples of bioplastics at Seaworld on the Gold Coast. Image, ֱ

A major study in Southeast Queensland is testing how quickly biodegradable plastics break down in waterways, as researchers look for solutions to the world's growing plastics problem.

19 July 2023
a person with black hair wearing a yellow top and pale blue headphones sits at a desk with a laptop and open books

University of Queensland research into the impact of listening to music while studying has been so positive it is now a practical short course offered to all undergraduate students.

28 June 2023
Dr Miriam Moeller standing in the Great Court at ֱ St Lucia.

A University of Queensland lecturer has received a major international teaching award for her work helping thousands of students to succeed on the global stage.

28 April 2023
A stack of around a dozen Australian novels, with their spines showing.

ֱ's AustLit project, to catalogue and celebrate Australia’s literary history, this week officially marks one million records.

15 March 2023
A woman in a dress and boots stands in front of a building which is labelled Theodore Hospital

University of Queensland medical students who completed a 12-week training program in a rural or remote area were more likely to work as doctors in similar communities, a study has shown.

24 February 2023
Dr Poh Hillock

First year mathematics students at ֱ are getting the best possible start to their studies with their program director named Australia's University Teacher of the Year.

23 February 2023
a child and a woman sit on a grey couch holding two animal puppets

University of Queensland researchers have found children will help people in distress unless there is a personal cost.

16 February 2023