Category Archives: University News

Everything you need to know about daylight saving

Origins, misconceptions and facts about daylight saving time Daylight saving is a ritual observed by over 40 percent of the world, but why do we change our clocks and how does it impact your sleep? University of Sydney experts explain….

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Scientists unlock crops’ power to resist floods

Tweaking proteins in staple foods could help feed a warming world Scientists at the universities of Oxford and Sydney have discovered the structure of an enzyme that helps control oxygen in crops. They hope it provides a platform to improve…

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Supporting vulnerable students during disasters

Strategies to keep students engaged during COVID-19 Universities have had to rapidly develop strategies to support students during the COVID-19 pandemic. But are the strategies helping equity students, including those with parenting and caring responsibilities, international students, women and students…

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Student entrepreneurs design solutions to real-world problems

Student Innovation Challenge winners announced University supports student entrepreneurs to take their big idea to the next level. Technologies to help city planners track traffic, prevent diabetes-induced blindness and provide women with clear pathways into STEM careers are among the…

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