Flinders rises to top 300 in world rankings

Flinders University has made substantial improvement in a prestigious international assessment. The latest Time Higher Education rankings of the world’s top universities has seen Flinders University move from outside the top 400, to the 251 to 300 bracket. Vice-Chancellor Professor Colin Stirling says the improvement reflects both a change in ranking methodology and hard work by the University.

Kenyan student on road to glory

PhD candidate Glory Gatwiri is determined to step up her campaign to relieve women’s suffering in her native Kenya after representing Flinders at the Trans-Tasman Three Minute Thesis competition.

Top US Congressman shares tips for SA success

“I told them I would pay for them to go to any university that they could get into, but that after that, they were getting nothing,” says US Congressman Jim McDermott, leaning back in his chair on the 11th floor of Flinders, Victoria Square.

From puppets to politics

Flinders University’s leadership in Indonesian cultural, language and student engagement will be highlighted at an international convention of Asian scholars in Adelaide next week.

From Ebola to cat poo parasites – the eyes have it

The recent discovery that the Ebola virus can live on in a patient’s eyeballs long after they’re “cured” made the world blink in horror – but did you know cat faeces and raw meat can similarly lodge nasties in the eyes?