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FedUni awarded three major research grants

Thursday 4 February 2016

Federation University Australia has succeeded in obtaining three prestigious research grants from the Federal Government’s Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program National Priorities Pool.

Sport injury expert to speak at FedUni

Friday 29 January 2016

Kristen Kucera, a major expert in sport injury, will give a presentation at the SMB Campus on Thursday, 4 February.   Organised by ACRISP at Federation University Australia, Dr Kucera’s presentation will give an overview of when, why and to whom catastrophic sports injury occurs. The session will be of interest to a wide audience including general practice...

FedUni announces new Deputy Chancellor

Friday 29 January 2016

Federation University Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of George Fong as its new Deputy Chancellor. George Fong will serve as the University’s Deputy Chancellor for a two-year term commencing 2 February 2016 and concluding on 31 December 2017. He succeeds Karen Douglas, who stood down at the end of last year, and will work closely with the University Chancel...

University programs proving popular with new students

Tuesday 19 January 2016

Up to 12 Federation University Australia programs have recorded healthy increases in the number of students being offered places for this year. New VTAC figures reveal FedUni is well placed to expand student numbers following the confirmation of 1308 first round offers this week. Business has recorded 111 offers compared to 91 last year, while health science has recorde...

FedUni assisting Scotsburn bushfire victims

Monday 21 December 2015

Federation University Australia has several support programs in place for students and staff members who have been affected by the weekend’s bushfires in Scotsburn and surrounding areas. The devastating fires, about 10 km from our Mt Helen Campus, resulted in the destruction of several homes and properties, as well as much livestock. “The University offers i...

Visiting friends or relatives could be good for their health - and yours

Friday 18 December 2015

“Holidays are not just pleasurable, they are good for our health. Research has shown that holidays will improve the quality of life of most people,” Associate Professor Elisa Backer from Federation University Australia said.

University welcomes funding for Flecknoe Building and Jobs Centre

Thursday 17 December 2015

Federation University Australia will be able to modernise its Flecknoe Building at the SMB Campus and also establish a Jobs and Skills Centre following funding announced by the Victorian Government.

FedUni to assist Rotary Club membership drive

Wednesday 16 December 2015

Federation University Australia has been working with the Rotary Club of Ballarat on a research project to assist with the Club’s interests to better understand how the club is perceived, and how it can build profile in an effort to increase services to the community.

FedUni and ACU lead landmark MOU with Clemente Australia

Monday 14 December 2015

Federation University Australia (FedUni) and Australian Catholic University (ACU) will join five notable Ballarat community organisations in signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Clemente Australia to launch their life-changing program in Ballarat.