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07 May 2013

Ancient Greek, modern scholars

While Ancient Greek may "never be as popular as Psychology 101", a generous bequest will advance the study of languages, literature, philosophy and civilisation.

07 March 2013

Waging war on diabetes

A scientist researching the genetics of type 2 diabetes and a published author and children's advocate are linked by a common goal - supporting inspirational research.

07 March 2013

Generous gift supports the promise of quantum computing

A belief in the need for business to reach out to the sciences is only one of the motives for Anne and Hugh Harley to donate half a million dollars to the University.

07 March 2013

$5 million gift secures the future of Australia's urban communities

Affordable housing, reducing urban congestion and public transport solutions will be given a $5 million boost thanks to a gift to the University's Henry Halloran Trust.

07 March 2013

Wellington resident gifts $15 million for bowel cancer research

A $15 million bequest from a modest resident of Wellington, NSW will provide a huge boon for the University's research into the state’s second most common cancer.