Discover the latest university news about Swinburne’s strategic initiatives, achievements, research and teaching.
New Dean of Science creating opportunities
Thu 08 Aug 2019
Professor Virginia Kilborn is a respected astronomer, as well as a champion and role model for women in STEM.
Revamped Hawthorn Library Latelab opens
Wed 07 Aug 2019
As part of a series of improvements to Swinburne’s Hawthorn Library, the Latelab has been refurbished to help students get the most out of their studies.
Community Bank® partnership gives back
Tue 06 Aug 2019
Industry-academic collaboration and student placement opportunities are some of the ways Swinburne’s partnership with Bendigo Bank is giving back.
Swinburne wins Australian Business Award for innovation
Thu 01 Aug 2019
Swinburne’s Industry 4.0 Initiative has been named winner of the prestigious 2019 Australian Business Award for Business Innovation.
RNA anniversary: Swinburne continues to strengthen support
Swinburne continues to improve student safety and support initiatives for students and staff.
Slapping down myths about online learning
Wed 31 Jul 2019
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) debunks three myths about the quality of online education compared to face-to-face learning.
Learning from Indigenous cultures around the world
Tue 23 Jul 2019
A unique international Indigenous Study Tour is giving students the opportunity to travel and learn firsthand about Indigenous cultures and histories.
Sports science embraces VR at Swinburne Open Day
Mon 22 Jul 2019
A unique sports science virtual reality experience will be showcased at Swinburne’s Open Day on Sunday 28 July.
Swinburne Student Residences adopt chickens
Fri 19 Jul 2019
Swinburne’s Student Residences team has welcomed four new feathery residents to boost the sense of community among students living on campus.
Swinburne receives prestigious ARC funding
Thu 11 Jul 2019
Two Swinburne teams receive Australian Research Council Linkage Project funding, giving the university the highest success rate for 2018 submissions.