News and Media

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Latest media releases

  • JCU’s world-class result
    Fri, 15 Aug 2014 - James Cook University’s world-class research has once more been recognised, with JCU ranked among the globe’s top 400 universities.
  • Partnership to Tackle North’s Environmental Problems
    Thu, 14 Aug 2014 - James Cook University and Greening Australia have joined forces to tackle some of tropical Australia’s most challenging environmental problems.
  • Exciting new partnership
    Wed, 13 Aug 2014 - James Cook University and the Townsville Fire have announced an exciting new partnership that will boost women’s sport in north Queensland.
  • JCU’s five star graduates’ rating
    Mon, 11 Aug 2014 - James Cook University has achieved a five star result in the latest edition of the Good Universities Guide, with its graduates continuing to be highly sought after by employers.
  • New clinical training facility opening in Mackay
    Mon, 11 Aug 2014 - A new Mater James Cook University clinical training facility will officially open at the Mater Hospital in Mackay tomorrow (August 12th), which will increase the capacity for training doctors and nurses in the region.
  • Understanding the value of commercial fishers and how they survive
    Mon, 11 Aug 2014 - Researchers from James Cook University are trying to lure commercial fishers to take part in surveys that could help the industry adapt to change, and measure the value of fishing to regional communities.
  • Giving new life to old electronics
    Thu, 07 Aug 2014 - James Cook University is continuing to strengthen its environmental credentials with an innovative plan to recycle old computers and other electronic waste.