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November 2016

RMIT Alumni News

RMIT SAB

RMIT has been selected as one of Melbourne's most beautiful campuses by
The Culture Trip. Highlights include Storey Hall, the Design Hub, Building 8 and the Swanston Academic Building. Check out some of the photos.

In other news, RMIT student Zac McClelland is leading a team of students to develop a high speed pod-like transportation system to run between Melbourne and Sydney, in the global SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition. The group is the only remaining finalist from the Southern Hemisphere from more than 1000 applicants.

Best wishes,
RMIT University

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INFINITE MEMORY: WHAT IS THE BRAIN CAPABLE OF?

One of the critical functions of the brain is to encode and store information, which become memories.

RMIT researcher Amy Reichelt explores where memories are stored in the brain and how we can retrieve them.

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Students and graduates

FIVE REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD HIRE AN INTERN

Interns are sometimes considered simply to be a cost-efficient option to get extra hands on board to assist with daily tasks, when really they have the power to transform your business.

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EVENTS

Field of flowers

20-21 NOV 2016

Australian Urban Agriculture Forum

Join us with practitioners and policy-makers from across the urban food landscape to build a shared understanding of urban agriculture.

Virtual reality headwear

24 NOV 2016

Industry Trends: Virtual and Augmented Reality

Industry professionals and visionaries at the forefront of using Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality will chat about current and future projects.

Festive Baubles

5 DEC 2016

Retired & Senior Alumni Luncheon

We invite you to celebrate the end of the year and the upcoming festive season at the final Retired & Senior Alumni Luncheon for 2016.

Postgraduate student

THINKING ABOUT POSTGRADUATE STUDIES?

Industry-based, practical learning is at the heart of your experience at RMIT.

Learn how postgraduate study can help you advance your career, change direction or gain specialist knowledge by attending a postgraduate information session.

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HOW HEALTHY IS YOUR GUT?

Our gut does more than help us digest food; the bacteria that call our intestines home have been implicated in everything from our mental health and sleep, to weight gain and cravings for certain foods.

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NAS art work

SNAPSHOT: NEW ACADEMIC STREET ARTWORK

The Urban Animators: Living Laboratory public art program is designed to harness and weave the talent of RMIT into the life of the New Academic Street (NAS) construction project. Check out some of the photos from the NAS Almost Done Street Party.

Image: Aaron Hughes