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Student exhibition hails first Risograph in Darwin

Charles Darwin University (CDU) creative and digital arts students have presented the first Risographic exhibition of artworks created in Darwin, in the Northern Territory.

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First Nations knowledge to aid turtle conservation in the Territory

First Nations knowledge and information will aid conservation and kickstart new plans for the management and monitoring of freshwater turtles in the Northern Territory.

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: Charles Darwin University (CDU) Professors Yvette Roe (left) and Sue Kildea

Molly Wardaguga Research Centre secures $5 million to support First Nations maternal health

Charles Darwin University’s (CDU) Molly Wardaguga Research Centre has welcomed $5 million in this year’s budget for the Birthing On Country project to support First Nations mothers and their babies in remote communities for the next five years.

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CDU’s College of Engineering, IT and the Environment recognized the academic achievements of over 30 students at the annual Prize Giving ceremony. Isabel Anderson was awarded the Chief Minister’s Award for Science for outstanding academic achievements in science.

CDU students recognised for outstanding achievements

A Charles Darwin University (CDU) student is leading the way for greater female representation in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields, after being awarded the Chief Minister’s Award for Science.

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Hospitality courses at CDU face up to industry challenge

Territory businesses have been facing one of the worst labour shortages the industry has seen with travel restrictions and broader industry uncertainty amid COVID infection numbers have slowed the supply of some hospitality staff.

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CDU investing in its research future with new early researcher program

New research skill building program at CDU

Charles Darwin University (CDU) has launched a series of new professional development training programs to support researchers at the university.

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First Nations students honoured in Valedictory Ceremonies across CDU campuses

Proud Larrakia and Birri Gubba woman Melissa Fisher was determined to go to university after seeing her father’s lack of literacy growing up.

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Third-year CDU Nursing student Shamsiya Hassam Mooradun recently attended the Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) public health study tour.

CDU nursing student gains insight about Indonesia’s health system

A Charles Darwin University (CDU) nursing student has been selected to complete a study tour to learn about the challenges of Indonesia’s public health sector to aid her career in nursing in Australia.

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Channel your inner Nigella Lawson in Katherine

Katherine locals will be able to study hospitality courses such as Asian Cookery and Cake Decorating as part of a first time expansion into hospitality at Katherine Rural Campus.

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Charles Darwin University (CDU) social work lecturer Hannah Taino-Spick is a finalist in the 2022 Mary Moylan NT Social Worker of the Year Award.

CDU lecturer recognised in NT Social Worker of the Year

A Charles Darwin University (CDU) social work lecturer has been recognised in the 2022 Mary Moylan NT Social Worker of the Year Award.

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The CDU Newsroom is the central point of contact for all media enquiries to Charles Darwin University (CDU). The media team promotes University research, manages requests for expert commentary and produces articles and media releases for news outlets. For all enquiries to film on campus please email the team below.

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