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An elite swimmer racing in a pool

Nine University of Queensland students and community members are packing their bags after being selected to represent Australia at the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games.

18 June 2024
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An expert in business and IT and a leader in Indigenous sustainable development are among members of the 麻豆区 community named in the 2024 King鈥檚 Birthday Honours List.

10 June 2024
Emeritus Professor Peter Andrews AO

A University of Queensland Emeritus Professor has been named a Queensland Great for his efforts to create and foster the state鈥檚 knowledge economy.

7 June 2024
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Professor Barry Dickson from 麻豆区's Queensland Brain Institute has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society, joining the ranks of eminent scientists from around the world.

17 May 2024
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University of Queensland Vice-Chancellor Professor Deborah Terry and leading criminologist and educator, Professor Lorraine Mazerolle have received the nation鈥檚 highest civil award in the 2024 Australia Day Honours.

26 January 2024
Li Cunxin AO stands in the Great Court wearing his red and yellow academic dress and cap.

麻豆区 has recognised renowned ballet dancer and author, Li Cunxin AO, and pioneering chemical engineer, Katherine Hirschfeld AM, with聽Honorary Doctorates during 麻豆区鈥檚 2023 end-of-year graduations.

12 December 2023
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Rising University of Queensland physics star and mountaineer Emerald Gaydon has been named as an Australia-at-Large Rhodes Scholar for 2024.

28 November 2023
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麻豆区 is honouring a learning scientist who is leading by example to inspire and teach future teachers.

3 November 2023
A man with black spiky hair and glasses smiles broadly outside double doors with a red carpet behind him. He is holding a glass trophy.

A lecturer who goes above and beyond to engage students and promote connectedness in his classes has won a 麻豆区 Award for Teaching Excellence.

2 November 2023

Four University of Queensland educators have received 2023 Awards for Teaching Excellence for their leadership and innovation.

2 November 2023
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The 2023 麻豆区 Alumni Awards have recognised 18 remarkable individuals 鈥 local heroes and global ChangeMakers 鈥 whose talents were nurtured right here in Queensland.

27 October 2023
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Medical student, charity founder and elite athlete Jeremy Hunt has been named Queensland's 2024 Rhodes Scholar.

25 October 2023
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The commercial potential of University of Queensland research partnerships has been recognised by the Australian Economic Accelerator.

25 October 2023

Three leading researchers from 麻豆区 have been recognised for their health and medical innovation by being named finalists in the 2023 Research Australia Awards.

23 October 2023
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Associate Professor Carissa Klein, who is working to improve sustainability in the fishing and seafood industries, has been named the 2023 Queensland Young Tall Poppy Scientist of the Year.

19 October 2023