University of Melbourne Magazine

A program pairing local alumni with international students is making for rewarding cultural exchanges.

Millions of people are being forced to flee the places they call home.

An Australian company recreates a New York icon on Broadway.

Five questions for Andrea O’Connor, chemical engineer.

Meet our fine artists – James Morrison, Rob McHaffie, Benjamin Armstrong and Patricia Piccinini.

Victoria’s new Director of Public Prosecutions ignored early career advice and went on to scale great heights in the law.

Donald Hossack OBE PSM (MB BS 1954, BA 1975, MD 2006, Trinity College) overcame dyslexia to become a world-renowned surgeon who helped bring about landmark road safety legislation mandating the wearing of seat belts and alcohol breath-testing.

The student union is as much a part of student life as textbooks and lecture theatres. And Union House, long the focus of the University’s rich student traditions and activities at its Parkville hub, is set for a makeover, as the transition to the exciting New Student Precinct gathers pace.

A collector’s multi-million dollar vision and treasure trove of art adds a new dimension to Southbank.