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Study finds cultural inclusion key for remote Indigenous students

A Charles Darwin University study has sought to examine the policy reasons why Aboriginal students in remote Northern Territory schools are underperforming under a western education model and framework.

CDU researcher Li Qun Yao teaches tai chi to breast cancer survivor Qingxia Lin at the Affiliated Hospital of Putian University, Fujian, China

Tai chi brings relief and better outcomes to breast cancer survivors

The Chinese movement and meditation technique, Tai chi, has been found to assist in the relief of a cluster of symptoms experienced by breast cancer survivors.

The Hon. Chief Justice of Australia Susan Kiefel

Chief Justice to highlight judicial independence at Tenth Austin Asche Oration

The Hon. Chief Justice of Australia Susan Kiefel AC will explore the issues surrounding judicial independence when she delivers the Tenth Austin Asche Oration in Law and Governance in Darwin on Saturday.

Aeromedical Retrieval demonstrators hudled around an injured person

Aeromedical Retrieval postgraduate program takes off

The only Master’s Aeromedical Retrieval course in Australia and a Graduate Certificate are now underway at CDU.

Participant and midwife in the Birthing in Our Community program in Brisbane’s southern suburbs, Kyleigh Brown-Lolohea, with her daughters and belly cast made during her pregnancy

Indigenous birthing services vital to health of mothers and babies

Charles Darwin University midwifery researchers are calling for Indigenous-led birthing centres to expand across Australia after a seven-year study found a 50 per cent decrease in preterm births and an improvement in breastfeeding and antenatal care for First Nations families.

Charles Darwin University Education lecturer Dr Gavin Morris with Daly River community members Carmen Mullein, Senior Australian of the Year Dr Miriam Rose Ungunmerr-Bauman and Justine Wutiumaya as they take delivery of donated shoes and clothing.

Shoes galore bound for Daly River

Charles Darwin University Education lecturer Dr Gavin Morris couldn’t believe his eyes when he opened his door to 100 kilograms of brand-new shoes and clothing.

John Mawurndjul

Works by world famous Indigenous artist to feature at CDU Art Gallery

A survey of works by one of Australia’s leading contemporary artists – master bark painter John Mawurndjul AM – will feature at Charles Darwin University (CDU) Art Gallery until the end of May.

Charles Darwin University 2019 Nursing graduates James Stoddart and Samir Amiri at the last in-person graduation before the COVID-19 pandemic

In-person graduation ceremonies return to CDU

Charles Darwin University will return to in-person graduation ceremonies in Darwin and Alice Springs.

Bachelor of Paramedicine

Training the next generation of NT paramedics

The next generation of Northern Territory paramedics have begun studying at Charles Darwin University this week, with 36 paramedicine students aiming to hit the local workforce within three years.  

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