Discover the latest university news about Swinburne’s strategic initiatives, achievements, research and teaching.
2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours
Mon 10 Jun 2019
An AFL club president, a Nobel Prize-winner and a respected Aboriginal Elder are among 13 Swinburne community members named in Queen’s Birthday Honours.
New WATTLE program for professional staff
Thu 06 Jun 2019
A new Women Attaining Leadership (WATTLE) program has launched with a focus on nurturing universities’ professional staff.
Prominent lawyer appointed to Swinburne Council
Tue 04 Jun 2019
Melbourne barrister, William Lye OAM QC, has been appointed to Swinburne Council.
First nations, first astronomers
Mon 03 Jun 2019
The Swinburne Annual Reconciliation Lecture was a panel discussion that revealed the many layers of Indigenous astronomy.
Moondani Toombadool Centre unveils new logo
Thu 30 May 2019
Swinburne’s Moondani Toombadool Centre worked with students from the Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design to create its new logo.
Swinburne backs Uluru Statement from the Heart
Wed 29 May 2019
Swinburne joins Australia’s leading organisations in declaring support for the Uluru Statement from the Heart.
Sorry Day and Reconciliation Week explained
Fri 24 May 2019
Swinburne’s Professor Andrew Gunstone, Ms Emma Gavin, and Dr Andrew Peters explain the history behind National Sorry Day and National Reconciliation Week.
Swinburne installs fifth Chancellor
Professor John Pollaers OAM reflected on the potential for universities to restore trust in authority, and pledged to do his best to serve Swinburne.
Advancing on education with Vietnam
Swinburne has a long history in Vietnam, from school engagement to education delivery and research projects.
Swinburne and Epworth to boost health technologies
Thu 23 May 2019
Swinburne and Epworth HealthCare will look at better leveraging digital health technologies to address critical health issues and benefit patients.