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Career

The Uni Degrees Least Likely To Land You A Job After You Graduate

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A report has found that employment conditions have become much more challenging for graduates and that their rates of full-time work are significantly down over the last decade.

Updated

Updated

Major Police Operation After Threat Made To University

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Southern Cross University and nearby schools in the NSW city of Lismore are slowly being taken out of emergency lockdown.

National

National

We've Got The Smarts! Aussie Unis On The Rise In World Rankings

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Australian universities are among the best institutions in the world, with the University of Melbourne our highest ranked, according to new findings.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Arrested After Randomly Stabbing Toddler Walking With Parents

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

Health

Health

'Woeful' University Mental Health Services Slammed After Student's Death

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Students at Melbourne's RMIT have called out "under-equipped" support services, claiming weeks-long delays in getting an appointment and a lack of support.

News

News

Police Hunt Suspect After Man Fatally Stabbed At University

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U.S. police are searching for a black-clad attacker who fatally stabbed a retired administrator in the parking lot of California State University, Fullerton.

Crime

Crime

The Near-Untrackable Threat The World Is Facing

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Right-wing terror may be "harder" to stop than Islamic extremists, a leading counter-terror expert said, as he called for governments and police to boost efforts in cracking down on white supremacists.

World

World

This University Just Banned Beef To Fight Climate Change

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In a bid to battle climate change, a leading university in England is going beef-less.

National

National

Student Injured After Second Incident At RMIT University Tower In A Week

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Emergency services rushed to a Melbourne university after a student was injured in the same building where another student died just days ago.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Police Apologise For Officers On Horseback Leading Black Man By Rope

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

News

News

Uni Protest Turns Violent As Hong Kong And China Supporters Clash

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Hundreds of pro-Hong Kong and pro-China protesters have clashed at the University of Queensland, with police and security forced to break up the duelling factions.

National

National

Body Farms And Brain Banks: Some Of The Ways You Can Donate Your Body To Science

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Deciding what you would like done with your remains after death can be a daunting decision.

Crime

Crime

Huge Fines, Prison For University 'Contract Cheating' Services

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The federal government is cracking down on cheating in Australian universities, but there are concerns innocent students could be caught up.

The Project

The Project

Helpful Parents And Friends To Uni Students Could Soon Be Breaking The Law

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The Federal Government has drafted legislation to crack down on contract cheaters in universities, but academics are concerned the broad language used in the draft could turn helpful friends and family into lawbreakers.

National

National

Food And Housing Insecurity Biggest Barrier For Uni Students

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Financial and mental stress are affecting university students' ability to study, a new survey has found.

News

News

Cockroaches Are Crawling Closer To Invincibility From Pesticides

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The common cockroach are developing powerful resistance to bug spray, making them alarmingly difficult to kill.

World

World

Two-Thirds Of People Regret Their Uni Degrees, With Debts The Biggest Concern

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A university education is still considered a pathway to higher lifetime earnings and gainful employment -- but lots of people have regrets.

News

News

Marijuana Pepsi Just Got Herself A PhD

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Marijuana Pepsi Vandyck, 46, has been judged and bullied for much of her life and now she's shown the haters who's boss.

Crime

Crime

'Elaborate' Uni Fraud Scamming Aussie Businesses Of Millions

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A new phone and email scam has swindled Australian business owners more than one million dollars in just a matter of weeks, police have warned.

News

News

Aussie Uni Moves To Three-Term Semester And Students Are Pissed

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The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is the first Group of Eight universities to adopt a three-term year -- but students aren't happy about it.

Good News

Good News

Billionaire Promises To Pay Off Entire Graduating Class' Student Loans

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A billionaire tech investor has pledged to pay off the student debt for an entire graduating class of a U.S. university, leaving students stunned.

World

World

World War II Veteran Graduates From College At 99

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A woman has officially graduated from college nearly 70 years after she passed her diploma.

National

National

Library Evacuated After Smelly Fruit Mistaken For Gas Leak

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More than 500 people were evacuated after reports of a gas leak -- but it turned out to be fruit in a bin.

Good News

Good News

A Young Musician's Journey From Poverty To University

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When Eddie Adams plays the cello, the sound is mind-blowing. And so is the path he took to get here.

World

World

Professor Allegedly Solicited His Students To Produce MDMA In Class

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It's Breaking Bad turned real.

World

World

Student Dies After Sneaking Into 'Rite Of Passage' Tower

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Just weeks from graduation a university student died after falling from the iconic campus clock tower, apparently while trying to take a picture, 

Celebrity

Celebrity

Felicity Huffman And Lori Loughlin Could Face Prison Time

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It's looking like Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin could spend time behind bars for their alleged part in the college cheating scandal.

World

World

University Suspends Fraternity Over Racist Video

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A University of Georgia fraternity has been suspended after a viral video appeared to show fraternity members using racial slurs.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Nicolette Sheridan Rips Into Former 'Desperate Housewives' Co-Star

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Following the revelation that Felicity Huffman was allegedly involved in a massive college admissions scandal, Nicolette Sheridan has spoken out against her former 'Desperate Housewives' co-star.

News

News

Students Being Graded On Number Of Social Media Followers

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Students at a University in China have been tasked with adding as many friends as possible on the popular messaging app WeChat, the assignment is worth 30 per cent of their final grade.

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Guns Drawn' By FBI During Dramatic Hollywood Arrest

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Sources claim 'Desperate Housewives' star Felicity Huffman was arrested at her home by seven agents with guns drawn.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Video Shows Lori Loughlin's 'Influencer' Daughter 'Didn't Really Care About School'

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The young YouTuber managed to secure sponsored deals for her college experience despite her mother's alleged massive bribes to get her into the University of Southern California.

Crime

Crime

Bribery Scandal: Hollywood Stars Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman Arrested

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Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were among 50 people indicted on Tuesday in a widespread bribery scandal.

World

World

Mag Rates Unis Based On How Easy It Is To Have Sex With Female Students

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Japanese men's magazine Spa! has issued an apology after publishing a list of universities ranking how easy it is to persuade women to have sex at parties. 

National

National

Labor Calls For Teaching Degrees To Only Take Top 30 Percent Of Students

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Labor says it's imperative the standards for entering teaching degrees from high school are raised.

Good News

Good News

Woman Walks Across University Graduation Stage While In Labour

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A woman was determined to walk across the graduation stage and receive her college diploma -- even though she had just gone into labour.

World

World

Esport Stars Making A Fortune Playing Video Games In Their Bedrooms

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When then-17-year-old Dennis Fong won a Ferrari in 1997 as first prize in a video game tournament, he didn't get the satisfaction of tearing off into the sunset a champion -- he couldn't drive manual.

National

National

Sydney Uni Launches 'Unethical And Irresponsible' Sexual Assault Portal

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The portal has been called nothing more than "reputational goal scoring".

News

News

Changes To HECS Repayments And Loans Set To Hit Uni Students

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As a result of the changes the Government has been accused of making some degrees available only to the elite.