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Ballarat Tech School wins leading education design award

Wednesday 24 October 2018

The world-class design of Federation University Australia’s Ballarat Tech School has been recognised by it winning the Innovative Education Initiative category as part of the 2018 Outstanding Learning Environments Award.

FedUni team embarks on water project in India

Wednesday 24 October 2018

Twenty Federation University Australia students have received a grant to travel to India over the next two years as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) Mobility Grants. The project, led by Dr Harpreet Singh Kandra from the University’s School of Science, Engineering and Information Technology, was granted $55,000 from the Department. This is the first time...

New Dean of School of Arts welcomed

Friday 19 October 2018

Federation University Australia has welcomed Professor Andrew Hope as the University’s new Dean of the School of Arts. To be based at the Mt Helen Campus, Professor Hope previously was Head of the Department of Sociology, Criminology and Gender Studies in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Adelaide. He has a PhD in Sociology from Durham University and h...

University welcomes new Dean of Federation Business School

Thursday 18 October 2018

Federation University Australia is delighted to welcome Professor Christina Lee as the new Dean of the University’s Federation Business School. Professor Lee previously was Head of Marketing and Director of the MBA program for Monash University Malaysia. She also was Head of the Business School at Monash Malaysia. “We are very excited to welcome Profess...

FedUni and Casey Cardinia Libraries form partnership

Thursday 18 October 2018

Federation University Australia and Casey Cardinia Libraries have formed an exciting partnership that will see new library services at the Berwick Campus. “Our libraries today bring people together to learn, to relax and to discover,” Sue Owen, University Director of Library and Learning Spaces, said.  “The special CCL - FedUni Library partnership that...

University welcomes high-level Chinese delegation

Friday 12 October 2018

Federation University Australia’s longstanding relationship with China’s Shenzhen Polytechnic was strengthened this week following the visit of a high-level delegation from the Chinese education provider.

FedUni proud to welcome Runway Ballarat

Wednesday 10 October 2018

A new digital entrepreneurship enterprise at Federation University Australia’s SMB Campus will enable local innovators to attract new investment and create regional jobs. Situated in the newly renovated Flecknoe Building, the $4.3 million project is funded by the Victorian Government and is a partnership between Runway, the University and the Victorian Government. The ...

FedUni graduate enjoying dream teaching job in Singapore

Wednesday 3 October 2018

Timika Mathews, an Education graduate from Federation University Australia, insists working at the Canadian International School of Singapore was an opportunity too good to miss. The School has two campuses in Singapore. Both offer Primary and Secondary education in the International Baccalaureate curriculum from August to June.  With students from over 70 different cou...

Secondary students enjoy Science Experience at Berwick

Tuesday 2 October 2018

More than 15 Year Nine and Ten students from throughout Victoria have enjoyed a three-day science program at Federation University Australia’s Berwick Campus. “Throughout the program students embarked on a series of fun science activities covering many areas,” Associate Professor Jenny Mosse, Deputy Dean, School of Health and Life Sciences, said.  &ldq...

Internet Commerce Security Laboratory celebrates anniversary and partnerships

Monday 1 October 2018

Celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, Federation University Australia’s Internet Commerce Security Laboratory (ICSL) has become a national leader in its field.  The Laboratory was established as a cyber security research laboratory in 2008 with the Victorian Government, Westpac and IBM as key partners. “The ICSL is an internationally leading cyber sec...

FedUni academic awarded prestigious Selwyn Medal

Sunday 30 September 2018

Federation University Australia academic Stephen Carey has been announced as the recipient of the 2018 Selwyn Medal, the premier geology award in Victoria. The award recognises “significant ongoing or former contributions of high calibre to any field of Victorian geology”.  Dr Carey, Lecturer in Geology, teaches palaeontology, sedimentology, stratigraphy, re...

Gippsland exhibition traces an artist's journey

Thursday 27 September 2018

A new art exhibition by Nicole Moorhouse at the Switchback Gallery traces her journey from her earliest discoveries and explorations to exhibiting professionally.  The exhibition, ‘The Road Back’, has carefully created intriguing paintings that feature intricate patterning and shapes rendered with a bold colour palette. Ordinary objects are the basis for new...

FedUni excels again in Good Universities Guide

Tuesday 25 September 2018

Federation University Australia has maintained its strong record as a national leader in university rankings following the release of the 2019 Good Universities Guide. Among the highlights, the University has the highest percentage of First Generation students throughout the nation - 44 per cent. These students are the first in their family to attend University.  The un...

Multicultural Ambassador Program leading to greater awareness of cultural diversity

Monday 24 September 2018

Federation University Australia’s evaluation of the City of Ballarat’s Multicultural Ambassador Program (MAP) suggests overwhelming support for increasing and enhancing awareness of cultural diversity in Ballarat.