Bend or Break: flexible institutions, teachers and students With significant changes over the last 10 years, universities have found it necessary to take a close look at the way they do business. Students have also been selective in their engagement with their institutions, with reduced attendance and greater use of technology and increasing work pressures. In […]
Congratulations to PhD student Kelly McKinley, Dept. of History, School of Humanities, who is the joint winner of the Australian Academy of Science 2018 Moran Research Award for the History of Science Research, for her research investigating the history of activism and public attitudes in Australia towards genetic modification science in agriculture and food production.
Fracking – Past and Present SPEAKER: Elinor Alexander (BSc Hons) -Director, Geology and Exploration Branch, Energy Resources Division, Department of Premier and Cabinet WHEN: Monday 4 th September 2017 at 7:00 pm WHERE: Ira Raymond Room, Barr Smith Library, Level 3 This presentation examines facts relating to the geology and engineering behind hydraulic fracture stimulation […]
This Faculty Research Forum will focus on issues related to gender, equality, diversity, and inclusion. All Faculty members and those from other faculties are cordially invited. The Forum will be of interest not only to researchers but anyone involved in teaching and HDR supervision. When: TUESDAY 29 August 2017, 1.00pm – 3.00pm Where: Schulz Building, […]
The University of Adelaide was recently ranked #109 in the world by QS Rankings, rising 16 places from last year’s position. As a University, we were also proudly ranked 7th in the Excellence in Research for Australia national rankings.
A Study of the Indigenous tribes of the local Nagambie area The internship placement will be with the Jayco Group of Companies. The dates for the students’ involvement will be from Monday July 17th – Friday July 21st inclusive and another week during the University semester break Monday 18th September – Friday 22nd September. Airfares […]
Mitsui & Co. (Australia) Ltd. invites university students to help promote mutual understanding and friendship between Australia and Japan by taking part in the 2017 Mitsui Educational Foundation Study Tour of Japan. The 21 day study tour will take Australian university students through various regions of Japan, providing opportunities to learn about Japanese culture, society, business & industry, […]
After completing a Bachelor Degree in Creative Writing at Flinders University in 2008, Liz spent several years working in human resources while continuing to develop her fiction in her free time. Over the course of her ‘corporate years,’ Liz wrote two novels, both of which were practice runs, destined for the bottom drawer. The third […]
You submitted your essay. Whew. How did it go? Ask yourself: How efficient were my reading strategies? Did I spend too much time on general materials? Did I miss an important source? How useful were my notes? Did they cover much more material than I needed? Did they leave out essential details about sources? Were […]
There are lots of things to think about as you complete and plan to submit an assignment. Have a read through this handy checklist for redrafting to make sure you’re on the right track. The list goes over: how to check you’ve written a strong argument whether or not you’ve answered the entire question and nothing […]