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The Australian Higher Education News - 28 July 2021

RMIT Uni appoints new chief
Program links research to industry
Campus life a movable feast for Curtin boss
Biden backs US international student push
How to build a better funding system in three easy steps
Forrest’s $4.5m boost to tackle impact of plastics

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  • Gridlock: removing barriers to policy reform - Grattan Institute
  • Review of the parliamentary workplace: responding to serious incidents - Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (Australia)
  • Generation stressed: house prices and the cost of living in the 21st Century - Per Capita
  • Losing our agnosticism: how to make Australia’s foreign influence laws work - Australian Strategic Policy Institute
  • Leaving rehab: enhancing transitions into stable housing - Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
  • Alcohol-related harm in families and alcohol consumption during COVID-19 - Child Family Community Australia, Australian Institute of Family Studies
  • Technology-facilitated abuse: a survey of support services stakeholders - Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety
  • Science and health misinformation in the digital age - Public Policy Forum
  • Sharing the stories of Australian Muslims report 2021 - Australian Human Rights Commission
  • Engaging clients in commissioning government services: strategies for doing it well - Family and Communities Services Insights, Analysis and Research (FACSIAR)
  • Covering COVID-19: how Australian media reported the coronavirus pandemic in 2020 - News and Media Research Centre (UC)
  • State revival: the role of the states in Australia’s COVID-19 response and beyond - The Australia Institute
  • Designing institutional collaboration into global governance - Centre for International Governance Innovation
  • Religiosity in Australia - Rationalist Society of Australia

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