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Professor Bogdan Dlugogorski

Lecture to explore vexed PFAS question

An engineer and scientist with a distinguished career in research will examine the issues raised for petrochemical and aviation firefighting following the introduction of fluorine-free foams, when he delivers the final Charles Darwin University Professorial Lecture for 2019.

Dr Stephen Bolaji Newsroom

CDU conference to examine African-Australian narratives

Charles Darwin University (CDU) will host the first scholarly conference to interrogate narratives surrounding Australian immigrants with African heritage, at CDU’s Casuarina campus on 24 and 25 October.

Kellie Joswig Bali exhibition

Balinese art exhibition to open at CDU

For the first time, Darwin audiences can view the diversity and splendour of Balinese art in an exhibition that will open to the public at Charles Darwin University (CDU) Art Gallery on Thursday, 24 October.


CDU’s Indigenous undergrad numbers pass 1000

Charles Darwin University (CDU) passes a milestone today when it graduates its 1000th Indigenous higher education student.

Dr Lorraine Teece Newsroom

Comms is key to more just treatment of First Australians

Charles Darwin University researcher Dr Lorraine Teece was distressed as she sat in a law court watching an Aboriginal man, who obviously had little understanding of proceedings against him, nodding in agreement with all that was being said to him and about him.

Professor Linda Ford EJ lecture

CDU researcher to deliver Eric Johnston Lecture

Prominent researcher from Charles Darwin University’s Northern Institute, Associate Professor Linda (Payi) Ford will present this year’s Eric Johnston Lecture on Wednesday 23 October at the Library & Archives NT.

Dr Jo Wicks Newsroom

Researcher: play therapy helps heal trauma

Charles Darwin University (CDU) PhD candidate, Dr Joanne Wicks has been working with children, parents and teachers to explore the benefits of intensive Child Centred Play Therapy (CCPT).

Professor Dominic Upton Newsroom

New CDU course paves way for work in allied health

Charles Darwin University will offer a new dual degree from next year to undergraduates seeking a career in Nutrition, Speech and Language Therapy, or Occupational Therapy.
The four-year Bachelor-Masters opens the door to many career opportunities in allied health.

Dr Tracy Woodroffe Newsroom

Call for Indigenous knowledge in teacher training

A Charles Darwin University (CDU) PhD candidate has identified the need for teachers to receive specific pre-service training in Indigenous knowledge.

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