Events

RMIT is hosting webinars, presentations and interactive events online across a range of topics and disciplines. Browse our events to find one you might be interested in. Hope to see you there!

Future Student City Campus Tour

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Experience the sights and sounds of the RMIT city campus with a free guided tour!

CAST Out Loud: Indigenous Knowledges, Interdisciplinarity and Activism

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 10 Aug 2022

A conversation on rights to cultural knowledge, intellectual property, and activism in relation to research.

Children's Sensorium: Art, play and mindfulness for a post-pandemic recovery

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 19 Aug 2022 - 08 Oct 2022

The Children’s Sensorium is an interactive exhibition featuring light, colour, touch, sound, smell and taste to activate children’s curiosity, connect them to local Kulin country, and introduce strategies and techniques that support emotional resilience and wellbeing.

Archives of Feeling

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 19 Aug 2022 - 10 Dec 2022

Archives of Feeling explores the various ways that artists and communities transform lived experiences of trauma into new archives of knowledge and feeling.

RMIT University Information Day - Kuala Lumpur

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Join us at our RMIT Information Day to find out why you should study at one of the best universities in Australia!

Bendigo Flight Training and Aviation Open Day

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Join us in Bendigo and discover your career in Aviation and Flight Training.

Staff Experience of COVID: Creating a New Normal

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What is the silver lining in the staff experience of COVID?

Everything Feels Like the End of the World

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 23 Aug 2022

Join us for a session of RMIT Culture Literature & Ideas Salon at The Capitol.

Music with Molecules

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 24 Aug 2022

Explore the creative intersection of music and quantum science as part of this special Exciton Science × RMIT Culture Salon celebrating National Science Week.

Are people ready for a Digital CBD? The new infrastructure demands required

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 25 Aug 2022

This event examines the digital infrastructures required for a Digital CBD unpacking the final report in the Digital CBD Project series including top level insights from the Digital CBD Survey, key report findings from lead author Dr Alexia Maddox and a first look at the strategic Digital CBD Roadmap.

New Business programs: Information session for Chinese students

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 26 Aug 2022

The future of business is changing, and so is the Bachelor of Business at RMIT. Hear about the new course structures from Dr. Angel Zhong in this free online event.

RMIT University Information Day - Jakarta, Indonesia

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Join us at our RMIT University Information Day in Jakarta!

Point Cook Flight Training and Aviation Open Day

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 28 Aug 2022

Join us in Point Cook and discover your career in Aviation and Flight Training.

RMIT-Q Group Finance Symposium 2022

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 09 Sep 2022

RMIT Q Group Finance Symposium 2022 presents the 2022 symposium themed on sustainability and long-term stability in the financial markets.

Art, War and Another Afghanistan

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Writers, musicians, sportspeople, artists, refugees and activists celebrate the resilience, art and creativity of Afghanistan.

Mental Jam

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 19 Sep 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

Michelle Chen’s Mental Jam is a collection of video games co-created with young people about their lived experiences of depression and anxiety.

The Big Anxiety - Full Festival Program

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 21 Sep 2022 - 15 Oct 2022

The Big Anxiety brings together audiences and creative thinkers – including artists, scientists, researchers, health and community workers, and people with a wide range of lived experiences. For the full festival program visit the link above.

Hard Place / Good Place

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 28 Sep 2022 - 27 Nov 2022

Hard Place/Good Place is a creative research project led by the fEEL Lab at UNSW. It focuses on lived experiences of being in a ‘hard place’ or a ‘good place’, through a collection of personal and community stories, told through Augmented Reality [AR] experiences.

Holding Space

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 01 Oct 2022 - 15 Oct 2022

An RMIT University School of Art Partnered Studio project run in collaboration with the Alfred Hospital's Innovation and Education Hub that recognises the work and well-being of the Alfred's staff.

Creative Media Tools for Mental Health

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Experience a range of interactive virtual-reality experiences that champion positive mental health and delve into issues faced by the community.

The Mindful Art Project

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 03 Oct 2022 - 05 Oct 2022

The Mindful Art Project encourages participants to connect with artworks and the present moment in quiet, playful and imaginative ways to improve their mental health and wellbeing.

The Big Anxiety Speaker Series - Writing the Future of Health

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A showcase of writers with disability share works that reimagine and write towards a better and more inclusive future of health.

The Big Anxiety Speaker Series - Leslie Jamison: Examining Empathy

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 04 Oct 2022

Award-winning essayist and novelist Leslie Jamison joins us via live-cross to explore her artistic devotion to exploring feeling, connection and the gap between the two where mental health falls.

The Big Anxiety Speaker Series - Poetic Solidarities: Claudia Rankine and Evelyn Araluen

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 05 Oct 2022

Claudia Rankine joins Evelyn Araluen via live cross for a far-reaching conversation that expands on their collaborative contribution to The Big Anxiety: Taking Care of Mental Health in Time of Crisis.

Poetic Portraits

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Poetic Portraits: Poetry for Community Wellbeing in Frankston promotes poetry as a way to connect with and convey the experiences of women over 18 living in Frankston who are impacted by mental health struggles and/or other challenges to wellbeing.

The Big Anxiety Forum - Learning from lived experience

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 06 Oct 2022 - 07 Oct 2022

An immersive 2-day forum for anyone interested in the complexities of mental and emotional health from lived experience perspectives.

The Big Anxiety Speaker Series - Brain Storms: Creativity and Mental Health

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 06 Oct 2022

Join a panel of artists as they discuss their approaches and responsibilities when crafting creative depictions of mental health.

Awkward Conversations

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 07 Oct 2022 - 08 Oct 2022

Awkward Conversations offers one-on-one conversations in experimental formats, tackling anxieties, habits and hard-to-talk about subjects like mental health.

Edge of the Present

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 08 Oct 2022 - 11 Nov 2022

How do you imagine the future when you can’t see it? Edge of the Present melds art with science to create an immersive Virtual Reality (VR) environment that cultivates the capacity for future thinking.

To the fallen trees

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A public and performative artwork responding to eco-anxiety of extreme weather events.

Hagoromo

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 13 Oct 2022 - 15 Oct 2022

Combining contemporary sound art and traditional Noh theatre performance with state-of-the-art 3D volumetric visual projection, Hagoromo tells of an angel of the moon and her cloak of invisibility.

Black Rhymes Aboriginal Poetry Night

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 14 Oct 2022

Black Rhymes Aboriginal Poetry Night creates a space for Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, and Indigenous voices to come together and be heard.

Takeover

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 15 Oct 2022

Takeover is a program of public events that celebrates the agency of our communities of diverse young and emerging creatives and creates the opportunity to take back public spaces following Melbourne’s successive COVID-19 lockdowns.

Honor Eastly: No Feeling is Final

Icon / Small / Calendar Created with Sketch. 15 Oct 2022

Drawing on stories from Honor Eastly’s critically-acclaimed ABC podcast of the same name, this groundbreaking performance memoir about the lived experience of suicidality is brought to life with visuals by award-winning video and projection artist Carla Zimbler.

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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.

aboriginal flag
torres strait flag

Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.