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Future Faces of Agribusiness

The agribusiness sector is one of Australia’s largest and most important industry sectors, with an estimated value of $436 billion, and employing approximately 1.4 million people*. With growing populations, climate change, changing consumer demands, new international trade agreements and technological advances, the agribusiness sector is dynamic and complex. It needs people with innovative and critical […]

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World Food Day: Curbing Food Waste

Today, we celebrate World Food Day. This day is dedicated to addressing global hunger issues. The theme for this year is: A #ZeroHunger world by 2030 is possible. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations have made it clear that “our actions are our future.” So what simple actions can we take? One […]

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Sex at each stage of adulthood: a Q&A with Dr Tonia Mezzini

How does sex change over the different phases of adulthood? Can sex be good or bad for you? Talking about sex can be an uncomfortable topic at the best of times, so talking about sex AND ageing can be even more challenging. This could explain why it is not something that is widely spoken about. Despite […]

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Student Spotlight: Human Reproduction with Rhaneela Punitham

Meet University of Adelaide student, Rhaneela Punitham. She is in her final year of university, studying a Bachelor of Health Sciences/Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, with majors in microbiology/immunology, pharmacology and statistics. She is also a student co-creator in the upcoming Sex and Human Reproduction MOOC, working collaboratively with AdelaideX, Professor Mario Ricci and other […]

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Student Spotlight: Shakespeare Matters with Mahendra Chitrarasu

Meet University of Adelaide student, Mahendra Chitrarasu. He is a 2nd year Bachelor of Arts (Advanced) student, majoring in English and philosophy. He is also part of the Shakespeare Matters MOOC team, where he worked with the AdelaideX team and Dr Lucy Potter to develop materials for section 4 of this course, focusing on The […]

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Biggest AdelaideX MOOC at launch with 49 000 learners

With just ten days to go before the start of the Introduction to Project Management course, Project101x, the AdelaideX team is quietly celebrating a milestone on our MOOC journey. The Project101x MOOC has over 49 000 learners enrolled and growing, making it our largest course in terms of the number of learners joining the opening […]

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New AdelaideX MOOC targets better healthcare for people experiencing addiction

Managing Addiction, the latest University of Adelaide MOOC, tackles the important topic of how people can recover from addiction, and starts on 8 October. How can we screen for problem use in a range of settings and help people get connected to the right support? What are realistic expectations of treatment to manage both the […]

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