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Time capsule sealed in unorthodox fashion at CDU

A time capsule featuring relics from the year 2020 - including a face mask and toilet roll – was sealed in unorthodox fashion at Charles Darwin University (CDU) this week.


CDU proposes restructure to balance budget, unify VET and HE, allow for future growth

CDU is seeking feedback on a draft Change Proposal to unify Vocational Education and Training and Higher Education across the university. The draft proposal provides $10m in savings through financial efficiencies across the university and positions CDU for growth - with better pathways for more VET students.

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Design tender for Education and Community Precinct goes live

Charles Darwin University (CDU) has released the latest tender for the design of the $250 million Education and Community Precinct, a key element of the Darwin City Deal.

Head of School Dr Richard Bowen

CDU wins grant to build skills, boost productivity

Charles Darwin University has been awarded $550,000 in milestone funding to help boost organisational productivity across the Territory’s health and community services sector.

Fiona Shalley

Staying, coming or going? Survey to explore Territory migration since COVID-19

Charles Darwin University researchers have developed a survey to provide a better understanding of COVID-19’s impact on population migration patterns into and out of the Northern Territory.

Student Duane Heywood

Marine debris turned into stunning woven baskets

Using discarded marine debris to hand-craft traditional Groote Eylandt woven baskets was one of the highlights for students taking part in a five-day Charles Darwin University course this week. 

Military historian Dr Craig Bellamy

Australia at forefront of secret war technology

New research shows that Australia played a far greater role in the development of technology used to find enemy radar during World War II than has been credited previously.

PhD graduand Belinda Davison

Students to celebrate academic achievements at virtual grad

Charles Darwin University will celebrate the academic achievements of more than 1200 students at virtual graduation ceremonies tomorrow night.


St John's MoU

CDU to train homegrown paramedics

Paramedics will soon be able to train locally in the Northern Territory thanks to a new partnership between Charles Darwin University and St John NT.

Dr Damian Oyong

Malaria research leads CDU graduate to USA

Research on a disease that impacts more than 200 million people globally each year has led a Charles Darwin University PhD graduand to Seattle in the United States to continue vital immunology work towards global malaria elimination.

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