• Matron Grace Wilson (centre) with staff (and Queenslanders) of the 3rd AGH in Cairo, 1916.

    UQ scholarship honours WW1 nurse

    A Queensland nurse who proved her mettle treating Anzac casualties on a Greek island in World War One is being honoured with a $30,000 RSL University of Queensland (UQ) scholarship.

    29 July 2014
  • UQ’s alumni community is extremely active on social media.

    UQ hits social media milestone

    Are you following The University of Queensland on social media? From archaeology to zebra fish, fossils to football or time travel to teaching, UQ covers it all online.

    28 July 2014
  • Innovative teaching and research technologies are bringing mid-20th Century sub-tropical architecture to life at the State Library of Queensland.

    Hot exhibit highlights Queensland architecture

    Innovative teaching and research technologies are bringing mid-20th Century sub-tropical architecture to life at the State Library of Queensland.

    25 July 2014
Matron Grace Wilson (centre) with staff (and Queenslanders) of the 3rd AGH in Cairo, 1916.

A Queensland nurse who proved her mettle treating Anzac casualties on a Greek island in World War One is being honoured with a $30,000 RSL University of Queensland (UQ) scholarship.

29 July 2014
UQ’s alumni community is extremely active on social media.

Are you following The University of Queensland on social media? From archaeology to zebra fish, fossils to football or time travel to teaching, UQ covers it all online.

28 July 2014
Innovative teaching and research technologies are bringing mid-20th Century sub-tropical architecture to life at the State Library of Queensland.

Innovative teaching and research technologies are bringing mid-20th Century sub-tropical architecture to life at the State Library of Queensland.

25 July 2014
UQ student Tommaso D'orsogna (far right) with teammates after winning gold in the men's 100m freestyle relay. Photo courtesy of @tommasodor

University of Queensland students and alumni representing Australia have already scooped up two gold and three bronze medals at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

25 July 2014
Restructuring your day to find time to exercise can have unexpected effects on your health. Picture source: iStock

A University of Queensland researcher has found that restructuring our daily routine to include exercise can have unexpected effects on health.

25 July 2014
A University of Queensland researcher has uncovered the secret to creating successful relationships. Picture source: iStock

Romantic, personal and professional relationships are fraught with danger, but a University of Queensland researcher has found the secret to interacting successfully with others in such settings.

25 July 2014
Just twelve hours after graduating, Johanna Qualmann will be jetting to her next adventure – archaeological digs in Turkey and Italy.

Just twelve hours after graduating with a UQ Bachelor of Arts in ancient history and a Diploma in Languages, Latin, Johanna Qualmann will be jetting to her next adventure – archaeological digs in Turkey and Italy.

25 July 2014
Ten years later, Penny Bailey can attach the honorific Dr to her name.

Ten years ago, University of Queensland PhD student Penny Bailey had no idea it would take her a decade before she could attach the honorific Dr to her name.

24 July 2014

The University of Queensland has welcomed 16 new Future Fellows as part of a major Australian Research Council funding announcement today.

23 July 2014

Using mental health research to bring about social change will be the focus of a University of Queensland seminar this week.

23 July 2014
Professor Bryan Mowry from UQ’s Queensland Brain Institute.

Queensland scientists are closer to effective treatments for schizophrenia after uncovering dozens of sites across the human genome that are strongly associated with a genetic predisposition to schizophrenia.

23 July 2014
Queensland’s brainiest student, 14-year-old Sophie Watson.

Queensland’s “brainiest student” has been announced, with 14-year-old Sophie Watson out-smarting 170 other high school students to become the 2014 Queensland Brain Bee Champion at The University of Queensland today.

22 July 2014
The Dairy Innovation Hub will lead to longer-lasting dairy products.

Longer-lasting Australian dairy products with high nutritional value will soon be available in Australia and overseas, thanks to a major industrial research initiative.

22 July 2014
As part of his student experience, Michael has visited Mexico, China and Taiwan.

Michael Twycross may have come to the University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus but his studies have taken him around the world.

22 July 2014
The survival rate of the laughing kookaburra is 34 per cent.

Birds are the most commonly rescued wildlife in Queensland, with the laughing kookaburra among our hardiest species, according to new research from The University of Queensland’s Gatton Campus.

22 July 2014
The researcher’s field camp on site at what was previously believed to be Glacial Lake Victoria.

Antarctica is the driest continent on Earth, and always has been, with new research showing the previous “mega-lake theory” holds no water.

22 July 2014
There is little evidence to suggest that people consider the environmental costs of their holiday

People who have environmentally friendly lifestyles at home often engage in environmentally harmful behaviour when they go on holiday, research shows.

21 July 2014
University of Queensland researchers are seeking volunteers for an exercise and mental wellness study.

Can high-intensity exercise improve the physical and emotional health of people with mental illness? University of Queensland researchers are seeking volunteers to help find out.

21 July 2014
Sport is the key to getting more Indigenous high school students interested in studying physical education teaching.

The University of Queensland is Scoring Goals to increase the number of Indigenous health and physical education teachers in Queensland.

21 July 2014

The University of Queensland’s “greenest” building has notched up another prestigious award for its innovation, cost effectiveness and sustainable approach to the automation of its building systems.

21 July 2014