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Building and construction institute upgraded to provide uni level qualifications

The regulator of universities and higher education providers, the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), has granted the Australian Industrial Systems Institute (AISI) the status of a Higher Education …

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The next generation of Greek Australians love their heritage, but are they slowly losing their language?

Greeks have been offering afternoon Greek school alongside our Greek churches for decades. It is still in existence in current times but there is a decline in enrolled students. Many …

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More class hours available to help migrants learn English

The Morrison Government is making it easier for new migrants to learn and improve their English language skills by increasing the number of available hours through the Adult Migrant English …

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Will universities turn to a tiered subscription model for education?

Whether you are a student or an academic at a university around Australia, recent news has probably got you a little disheartened. Late last June the Federal Government announced fee …

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6 August: Free online seminar on the history of PAOK

The Greek Community of Melbourne is hosting an online lecture entitled Bizim PAOK – Our PAOK: Refugees, Sports, and Venizelism in Interwar Thessaloniki as part of their Greek history and …

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Mentor helps his protégé face COVID-19 world without fear

At the beginning of the year, for Alexandria Masters the world was her oyster. She had graduated with a business degree in marketing from Monash University and was on the …

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The Greek Community of Melbourne is hosting an online lecture by Dr Antonios Meimaris on 9 July

It turns out gambling may have been at the forefront of people’s minds from the beginning of humankind, with examples from ancient stories such as Zeus, Poseidon and Hades splitting …

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Need for volunteer tutors for new arrivals is growing, says AMEP

The need for English tutors for migrants is growing in the North West region of Melbourne says the Melbourne AMEP (Adults Migrant English Program), particularly in with the advent of …

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Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis invites young Greek learners to visit Greece in the summer of 2021

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis invited young learners of the Greek language from around the world to visit Greece in the summer of 2021 during a special teleconference on Monday …

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Girls score the same as boys in math and science, but higher in arts

Last month, the Australian Academy of Science published a report showing the COVID-19 pandemic would disproportionately affect women in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) disciplines. The report noted …