23 April 2021 News

JCU Technology Innovation Centre

JCU is happy to announce that construction for their new Technology Innovation Centre in Townsville has begun. This means brand-new facilities for STEM students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Cyclones are a constant threat in Northern Australia’s summer months. JCU researcher Chrystopher Spicer writes about cyclones in literature in his new book Cyclone Country, and he tells us why the red flag above the Cairns post office was so important during cyclone season.

22 October 2020 News

JCU Daintree Rainforest Observatory

JCU is Australia’s leading tropical research university and one of the best tropical universities in the world to conduct research in ecology, environment, plant and animal science, geoscience, and marine science.

James Cook University has warmly welcomed the Australian Government’s commitment of a $46-million loan from its Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) to build new student accommodation on JCU’s Townsville Campus.