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CDU awards honorary doctorate to First Nations women’s advocate

Well-respected First Nations senior elder, educator and champion for women and children, Grace Miguyie Daniels (Bangardijan), has been presented with an honorary doctorate from Charles Darwin University (CDU) in recognition of her contribution to the Northern Territory.

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Janelle Guyirkuyir is one of this year's Outback Scholarship Recipients.

Outback Scholarship supports students studying remote

A new Outback Scholarship delivered by Connellan Airways Trust to CDU students aims to remove barriers to studying in remote Northern Territory.

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Tags to track and preserve Mary River turtles

Researchers from Charles Darwin University (CDU) are trying to find a solution to help recover the Mary River turtle population by tracking their movements with an acoustic device.

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Indigenous students get ranger ready

Remote Indigenous communities are learning valuable and useful skills as they are upskilled to become rangers through a course providing meaningful employment, training and career pathways for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

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Students gain research expertise in Central Australia

Equipping students with the skills and confidence to conduct research in the Territory is the aim of a week-long research intensive being undertaken by university students, thanks to Charles Darwin University.  

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CDU Larrakia Academic in Residence receives prestigious award

Respected CDU academic and Larrakia Elder, author and educator Bilawara Lee has been named 2021 Female Elder of the Year at the NAIDOC Awards in Darwin.

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Training occupational therapists in the Territory

A new occupational therapy program being run at Charles Darwin University (CDU) for the first time is set to drive much-needed professionals into the Northern Territory’s allied health sector.

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Therapy dogs lend a helping ear to children in Darwin

Two therapy dogs trained by a Charles Darwin University (CDU) Lecturer are quickly becoming Darwin celebrities, going from schools to libraries and courtrooms to support children and adults in need.

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Ken Suter awarded for his contribution to Northern Territory architecture

Special Projects Manager and former Chief Financial Officer at Charles Darwin University (CDU), Ken Suter, has recently won the President’s Award in the 2021 NT Architecture Awards.

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Students saddle up for Katherine show

Students at CDU’s Katherine campus have saddled up for the Katherine Show taking home a number of awards and displaying their expertise in handling horses.

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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.

E: media@cdu.edu.au
T: +61 8 8946 7798