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  • Photo of bridge between continents

    Our first break-up

    The mystery of what started the motion of the earth's massive tectonic plates has been explained by our researchers.

  • Photo of Dr Melissa Starling with dogs

    Dog of a day

    Not all dogs are optimists, new research shows.

  • Photo of hurdler Lora Storey

    The fitting image

    Athlete photo study puts body image and gender in the frame.

  • Photo of chalked Thank You

    Our community paves the way

    The first 24-hour fundraising challenge by an Australian university raised more than $900,000.

  • Photo of quadrangle

    Rise in global rankings

    We have again been named in the top 50 universities in the world in the latest QS University Rankings.

  • Photo of AIF educational tour

    Beyond 1914

    One hundred years ago graduate Brian Pockley was the first Australian soldier killed in the First World War. Learn more about him at Beyond 1914.


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Research here

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Meet Sydney in Auckland

Tuesday 23 September 2014


Kinship module image map of Australia

Kinship website live

University launches new online learning module to enhance cultural competence.