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26.07.14 QUT neuroscientist has developed the brain vitality index (BVI) to increase brain health app-titude

Why is it we are happy to talk about our physical health, like exercise and diet but we are not comfortable talking about brain health? One measure of body health is the body mass index (BMI) but what single indicator do we have to measure brain health?



25.07.14 QUT builds links between China and Queensland schools

Queensland's newest "Confucius Classroom" has been officially opened at Kedron State High School in Brisbane as part of the Confucius Institute at QUT (CIQ).



24.07.14 Six QUT researchers become ARC Future Fellowship holders

Personal internet cryptography, anti-bacterial coatings for medical implants and a better way to identify carotid plaque risks are three of six QUT projects funded in the latest round of five-year ARC Future Fellowships.



24.07.14 New building designs compromised in WA’s bushfire prone areas

Rather than adequately protect residents from bushfire, the WA Planning Commission's proposed bushfire risk management policy will endanger lives and stall residential development, Australia's leading specialist bushfire architect has warned.



22.07.14 Stepping Out of university and into the teaching profession

One in eight newly qualified teachers leaves the profession within the first few years of teaching, a statistic QUT is hoping to break by future-proofing graduating education students with a capstone conference called Stepping Out.



22.07.14 QUT’s Professor Tony Clarke appointed to lead fruit fly research

Fruit fly causes losses of up to $159 million a year in Australia, making them the bane of orchardists, a worldwide agricultural pest and the target of intensive research by QUT scientist Associate Professor Tony Clarke.



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18.07.14 Building the Business of Government
18.07.14 Business innovators earn place in Hall of Fame
18.07.14 What do we want? A great life & a ‘good’ death: first end-of-life conference asks how
18.07.14 Aussie firm brings fast fashion to US prom market
18.07.14 Creativity set to become crucial life skill
17.07.14 QUT Open Day @ Gardens Point
17.07.14 Nonprofit organisations depend on staff's altruism and goodwill
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14.07.14 Flood of entries for G20 water challenge
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14.07.14 Mid-year O Week offers warm welcome for 4000 new QUT students
11.07.14 Exercise is the best medicine: QUT study
09.07.14 QUT reels in international fisheries conference
07.07.14 Top award for QUT cancer researcher
04.07.14 QUT Tigers fierce contenders for 2014 uni games
04.07.14 QUT puts night-time vision problems in the spotlight
02.07.14 Flood fear has temporary effect on property prices: QUT study
02.07.14 Innovation Cubed: QUT helps big business build a digital future
02.07.14 World Cup penalty pressure rests best on young shoulders
01.07.14 New QUT service helps mediate family break-ups
30.06.14 When it comes to fruit and veg, we prefer to go loco
21.07.14 QUT News & Events Wrap
27.06.14 Volunteer program gives students a helping hand
27.06.14 Drink walkers do it because their mates think it’s okay: QUT study
27.06.14 Get talking with Train Yarn – Brisbane’s latest chat app for commuters
27.06.14 ARC Linkage grants to fund 15 projects
26.06.14 Australians’ giving rises $30 million but number of givers falls
26.06.14 Celebrities throw their support behind QUT depression doco
26.06.14 Sweet experience for students
24.06.14 Brisbane treated to the best from India’s independent film makers
24.06.14 QUT grad in a class of her own
24.06.14 EVENT ALERT: Free health checks for children @ QUT Caboolture
24.06.14 Bodybuilding scientist flexes muscle at world titles
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23.06.14 QUT business masters world ranking again
18.07.14 Brisbane’s original entrepreneur named state business icon
20.06.14 QUT expert to join disaster risk management roundtable
18.07.14 Corset queen rewarded with business honour
18.07.14 Butcher shop beginning evolves into beefed-up family business
18.07.14 Centuries of experience sees state institutions prosper
18.07.14 Life dedicated to others leaves generous legacy
18.06.14 Outdoor workers slip up on slopping on sunscreen: QUT study
17.06.14 QUT to lead roll-out of $6.5 million e-mental health initiative
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16.06.14 Super bananas – world first human trial
12.06.14 Twins get a taste of uni life at QUT camp
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11.06.14 Many more babies born by Caesarean in Qld than in the UK
10.06.14 High school students help solve business challenges
10.06.14 QUT Deputy Vice-Chancellor receives Order of Australia honour
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10.06.14 Consumer misbehaviour: where to draw the line between right and wrong
05.06.14 Jyi Lawton named QUT Student Leader of the Year
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04.06.14 Award for QUT researcher who's unlocked the power of sunflowers
04.06.14 Unlocking the potential of stem cells to repair brain damage
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03.06.14 QUT awarded Queensland Government grant to design new bone grafts
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