University of Melbourne

Reform-ed
Alexandra Alvaro

The University of Melbourne, the Graduate Student Association (GSA) and University of Melbourne Student Union (UMSU) have united in opposition to the federal budget’s proposed reforms to Higher Education.

23 August 2017
Spotlight on UoM
Sorcha Hennessy

The University of Melbourne is no stranger to the big screen.

25 February 2016
Smoketrails
patrick

The designated smoking areas on campus are a familiar sight to smokers and non-smokers alike, introduced last year as part of the university’s transition to being smoke free. While it’s easy to see them as utilitarian, uniform alcoves for sneaking a durry on the way to a lecture, there’s more to these smoky little spots […]

20 March 2015
Staff ‘Bipped’ As Changes Sweep Uni
patrick

At the end of 2013, the University of Melbourne decided to implement a Business Improvement Plan (BIP), in order to strengthen their position amongst international universities. The plan was to reduce 540 fixed term contract and casual staff by 1 January 2016, without affecting the academic quality of the university. The intent was to save […]