Publication: University of Queensland

First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

UQ applauds Queensland biotech research investment

has welcomed the Queensland Government’s $1 million commitment to translating medical research into better health care.Queensland Minister of Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts Ian Walker has announced that the Government will inject ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Punch under the microscope

The page you are looking for may have moved, the content administrators have been notified and will resolve any broken links.To find the content you were looking for ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

UQ mooters crowned Jessup world champions

The University of Queensland is celebrating the addition of a world championship title to its growing list of mooting accolades after winning the 2014 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Washington DC, USA.The TC Beirne School ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Engineering attracts record number of female undergraduates

’s program has cemented its leading position in Australia, with women making up 24.4 per cent of the 2014 undergraduate student intake.This is the highest ever female intake at UQ and places the University well above the state, national and Group of Eight ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

UQ reporters head to Vietnam

A group of University of Queensland journalism students is visiting Vietnam to hone their on-the-ground news-gathering skills in a challenging environment.As part of the UQ in Vietnam project, they will spend ten days  travelling to Ho Chi Minh City, ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

UQ offers English language test for healthcare professionals

is offering an internationally-recognised English language test for healthcare professionals who want to work in an English-speaking environment. The University’s (ICTE-UQ) will administer its first on 3 May 2014. The test is backed by more than 30 years ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

First social anthropology course launches on edX

The world's first, free social anthropology MOOC will challenge people to reflect on the world around them. 15 April 2014Do you have a burning urge to learn more about the world around you and the people who inhabit it? Now you can as is taking registrations ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

UQ puts boxer’s power-punch under the microscope

A team of UQ researchers is helping Australian world heavyweight title contender Alex Leapai prepare to win the heavyweight championship of the world in Germany later this month.By using the motion capture technology commonly used for animated movies, ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Study brings greater clarity to sex roles

Glossy magazines and TV reality shows often portray males as the gender that strays and females as the gender that’s picky.They are sexual stereotypes rooted in the science of UK geneticist Angus Bateman who, in 1948, published a scientific theory about ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

UQ invention set to revolutionise unmanned vehicle surveillance

Surf lifesavers, police, fire fighters and rescue workers across Australia and around the world could benefit from new unmanned surveillance technology developed in Brisbane, after the signing of an agreement today.Brisbane-based air, ground and marine ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

UQ international students to fly flag for Brisbane

Nineteen University of Queensland students from around the world have been appointed Brisbane International Student Ambassadors by Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.The UQ cohort was among 36 international students announced at a ceremony held at Brisbane City ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

University collaboration aims to boost Ipswich education options

An agreement between (UQ) and the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is likely to lead to increased tertiary education opportunities in Ipswich.The universities have signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding to consider how USQ could develop ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 11 2014]

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"I’m looking forward to developing my interviewing and producing skills in an environment completely different to what I would usually experience in Australia" Anna said
"We were using ultra-high-speed footage and reflective markers tracked by a series of infrared cameras to analyse his movements and watching the power punch was amazing,” Dr Farris said."
"This is a fantastic opportunity for chemists, biochemists, parasitologists and industry to use shared resources in finding new treatments that can improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people around the globe afflicted by these infections" Professor Fairlie said
"We know from these Queensland data that the current acellular vaccine for young children remains highly effective,” he said."

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UQ applauds Queensland biotech research investment [Published University of Queensland - Apr 17 2014]
Punch under the microscope [Published University of Queensland - Apr 17 2014]
UQ mooters crowned Jessup world champions [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
UQ reporters head to Vietnam [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
Engineering attracts record number of female un... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
UQ offers English language test for healthcare ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 16 2014]
UQ puts boxer’s power-punch under the microscope [Published University of Queensland - Apr 15 2014]
First social anthropology course launches on edX [Published University of Queensland - Apr 15 2014]
Study brings greater clarity to sex roles [Published University of Queensland - Apr 15 2014]
UQ invention set to revolutionise unmanned vehi... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 14 2014]
UQ international students to fly flag for Brisbane [Published University of Queensland - Apr 14 2014]
Global teamwork targets parasite-borne diseases [Published University of Queensland - Apr 11 2014]
University collaboration aims to boost Ipswich ... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 11 2014]
UQ research gains $48m boost for new pain treat... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 11 2014]
UQ announces new Catholic chaplain [Published University of Queensland - Apr 10 2014]
App takes aim at Parkinson’s [Published University of Queensland - Apr 08 2014]
Whooping cough boosters lack punch [Published University of Queensland - Apr 08 2014]
Sugar responsible for shooting [Published University of Queensland - Apr 07 2014]
Lack of exercise adds to women’s healthcare costs [Published University of Queensland - Apr 07 2014]
Journal retracts article on UQ advice [Published University of Queensland - Apr 04 2014]
Well done Westpac [Published University of Queensland - Apr 04 2014]
UQ international students to fly flag for Brisb... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 04 2014]
Spotlight on Australia-US relations in Asia-Pac... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 04 2014]
Free biomedical imaging course: It’s not what y... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 03 2014]
Human Movement Studies seminar [Published University of Queensland - Apr 03 2014]
Young UQ researcher to network with Nobel Prize... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 02 2014]
Paper retracted on legal grounds [Published University of Queensland - Apr 02 2014]
Haunting debut for new young adult novelist [Published University of Queensland - Apr 02 2014]
Textured insoles could be a positive step for p... [Published University of Queensland - Apr 02 2014]
Queensland’s dark history exposed [Published University of Queensland - Apr 02 2014]
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