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  • Exercise sports science student Lucy Cleggett with jockey Gary Lo who is having his respiratory physiology analysed as part of unique UniSA study. Photo by Sarah Reed, The Advertiser.

    Jockeys' path to racing fitness

    UniSA and Thoroughbred Racing SA have formed a new partnership that will underpin a program to assess and improve jockeys’ athletic performance and abilities – putting jockey fitness in the spotlight for the first time.

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  • Roya and Sam Rudd on their joint graduation day.

    A chemical bond to last a lifetime

    When husband and wife team Roya and Sam Rudd first locked eyes on each other, they knew it was love at first sight. Meeting in the first tutorial of the first week of their Chemical Engineering degree at Azad University in Iran, it was clear that the chemistry they shared was more than just books.

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  • Associate Professor Lesley Ward.

    Our world-leading mathematician recognised for equity work

    “Maths is like electricity – you can’t see it but it’s in everything. Maths is what makes your phone work; maths algorithms are being used to encode the images you see on Twitter or Instagram; it’s behind what is running on your computer and what powers Google search; it’s what lets an airline schedule its flights – it is actually everywhere.”

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  • Uncle Lewis O'Brien speaking at a podium

    Uncle Lewis O’Brien recognised as a leading light in education

    One of Adelaide’s most loved and respected Aboriginal Elders, researchers and educators, Uncle Lewis Yerloburka O’Brien, AO, has been recognised by the Australian Council for Educational Leaders for his enormous contribution to researching, maintaining and sharing Aboriginal knowledge.

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    Spirit of enterprise strengthens UniSA’s THE rankings

    The University of South Australia is now one of Australia’s top universities for income derived from industry partnerships, according to the Times Higher Education 2018-2019 University World Rankings, highlighting its commitment to solutions-focused research.

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  • green mangos

    Green mango peel: a slick solution for oil contaminated soils

    Nanoparticles derived from green mango peel could be the key to remediating oil sludge in contaminated soil according to new research from the University of South Australia.

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  • Peter Gago AC

    Penfolds’ Chief Winemaker Peter Gago awarded UniSA Honorary Doctorate

    When it comes to the greats of Australian wine, Penfolds Grange stands above all others. Today, the acclaimed winemaker behind this iconic wine – Peter Gago AC – will be recognised for his commitment and service to the international wine industry when he is awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of South Australia.

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  • Greg Combet, AM

    Hon Doc for former Minister, ACTU leader, and industrial relations advocate, The Honourable Greg Combet AM

    Former Minister for Defence Personnel, Material and Science; Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency; and Minister for Industry and Innovation, Greg Combet will receive an honorary doctor from the University of South Australia today.

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