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  • From electronics engineer to CIO

    In the early 2000s, Rod Apostol realised he needed to develop some business acumen to get ahead. A highly-technical individual, Apostol first became a CIO in 2001 at Greater Shepparton City Council in regional Victoria and spent 11 years in the role.

    Written by Byron Connolly03 Sept. 13 15:31
  • iPad set to be Trinity College teacher’s pet

    The use of the iPad as an education tool looks to be gaining momentum with Melbourne University’s Trinity College giving the tablet PC a big thumbs up for for ease of use and collaboration opportunities following the completion of a pilot trial.

    Written by Hamish Barwick14 March 11 11:36
  • Melbourne Uni begins 50 student iPad pilot

    Melbourne University's Trinity College has launched a 50 student pilot program to foster creativity and critical thinking, with each participant receiving an iPad to be used with their studies.

    Written by Rodney Gedda26 Aug. 10 04:07
  • IBM, Melbourne Uni enter research partnership

    IBM will provide a Blue Gene supercomputer, and open its first Collaboratory in the Southern Hemisphere, as part of the life sciences collaboration

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling12 Feb. 10 13:47