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Charles Darwin University conservation biologist and lead author Professor Stephen Garnett
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Research provides roadmap towards global species list

A roadmap to an agreed list of all the world’s species, from mammals and birds to plants, fungi and microbes, has been created for the first time and could have global impacts for their conservation.

VET short courses

CDU offers free VET short courses to Territorians

Territorians now have access to a range of free short courses to help them emerge from the COVID-19 outbreak with new skills, thanks to the partnership between Charles Darwin University and the Northern Territory Government

David Ompong and Adam Turley

Science kit unlocks the secret of light

A kaleidoscope of light and colour is on offer to Territorians to celebrate the International Day of Light, thanks to science kits available through a partnership between Inspired NT and Charles Darwin University.

Nicole Silveira and Aman Kathed

NT students take on Sydneysiders in online comp

International House Darwin residents at Charles Darwin University have thrown down the gauntlet to their Sydney counterparts in a hotly contested virtual competition.

Professor Catherine Turner

No question ‘taboo’ for nurses

The global spotlight is firmly focused on nurses during the COVID-19 outbreak and now they are stepping up to answer the “taboo” questions as part of this year’s International Nurses Day on May 12.

Simon Moss

University to provide free careers, education counselling

Charles Darwin University will deliver a free 13-part webinar series to help people navigate changes in the Australian jobs market and education sector that have been redefined by COVID-19.

Anna Lemon

Home science kits to help Top Enders grow knowledge

Families can learn the science behind native seeds and how they survive and thrive in the Top End’s dry season fires thanks to science kits available through a partnership between Inspired NT and Charles Darwin University.

Kindness Shake volunteers

Kindness shakes growing in Darwin

More than 700 meals have been distributed as part of the “Kindness Shake”, an initiative providing international students and community members in need with a free weekly feed. And the program is growing.

PhD candidate Janet Skewes.

Flexible jobs model advances work hopes in outback

A Charles Darwin University study has confirmed that a unique training and employment model used in outback Australia has important implications for the design of workplace programs in Indigenous communities.

Tony lee and Michelle Moss with the marionettes

New CDU course aims to heal through creative arts

The healing power of art, music, play and dance is the foundation of a new course at Charles Darwin University (CDU).

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