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Thu, 14 Jan 2021

James Cook University has seen an increase in QTAC applications for 2021 with 5,695 prospective students making JCU their first preference to study.

Wed, 13 Jan 2021
Ten years of data from Australia, New Zealand and Canada reveals a drop in drowning deaths among people under 20 – but a large increase in drowning for adolesc...

Tue, 12 Jan 2021
New research has found as climate change causes the world’s oceans to warm, baby sharks are born smaller, exhausted, undernourished and into environments that ...

Wed, 23 Dec 2020
Members of James Cook University’s Council will be remunerated, bringing the University’s governing body into line with many other universities and not-f...

Tue, 22 Dec 2020
New research reveals dementia levels among Torres Strait Island residents are close to three times higher than those of the wider Australian population.

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JCU in the News

Post-war local government role a “neglected” part of history
New research from James Cook University shows it was local governments that transformed northern...
21 Dec 2020
Million-dollar planet prize for CSIRO FutureFeed seaweed innovation
FutureFeed, a livestock feed made from seaweed that reduces methane emissions in beef and...
21 Dec 2020
NRL's Cowboys High Performance Facility secures first partnership agreement with Football QLD
With the NRL's North Queensland Cowboys $40 million High Performance Facility nearing completion, the...
21 Dec 2020
Duelling dinosaurs create one in 66-million-year opportunity for geologist
MARK IN TIME: The embedded foot of the triceratops. Bones of the giant three-horned...
21 Dec 2020
JCU’s Ideas Lab – officially open for business
Far North Queensland’s new home of innovation will be officially opened today at James...
21 Dec 2020

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