The School of Education: supporting Research Initiatives in Schools The University of Adelaide and Pulteney Grammar School have a long history of association, back to the establishment of our respective institutions in the mid-1800s. This association has undergone a revival, for much the same reasons as the rationale behind our beginnings: to provide for the […]
The Hugo Centre for Migration and Population Research presents this year’s Hugo Lecture speaker, Professor Alexander Betts from the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford. Betts is author of numerous academic books and articles on asylum, migration and humanitarianism. He has advised international organizations and governments around the world, and his work has featured in leading […]
Dr Jenny Newell (Australian Museum) will give a lecture on Water Thinking: Caring for Oceans and Sharing Connections in a Time of Climate Crisis. While we are all intimately immersed on the cellular level, rely on water for sustenance, and often think with fluid metaphors, people in the world’s watery regions, such as the Pacific, […]
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.
Congratulations to Mary Griffiths who has been successful in being allocated funding from the Australian Smart Cities Consortium (ASCC) to conduct a research project on Connected Places and Smart Wayfinding for the Port Adelaide Centre. The ASCC is a University of Adelaide initiative that aims to work with partners on city-scale solutions to complex challenges […]
Two PhD students at the University of Adelaide, Camille Roulière and Marianne Braux, have organised an exciting street art/poetry event with the support of the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice at the University of Adelaide. Featuring a selection of poems from local Adelaide poets (including Jill Jones, Jennifer Liston, Alison Bennett, Banjo James and […]
The Master of Education has changed Parul’s outlook as a high school teacher in surprising ways. As a recipient of the DECD Masters for Teachers Scholarship, Parul was ready to go back to the classroom as a student herself, and enrolled part-time so she could continue to work as a full-time teacher of Biology and […]
Spatial Information Day is an educational and promotional event that provide individuals and organisations the opportunities to view innovative spatial technologies and projects through presentations and displays. To be held at the recently renovated Adelaide Convention Centre on 11 August 2017, SID includes a range of presentations on spatial initiatives and activities.
After five busy days of performances, masterclasses and rehearsals at the 3rd Korean International Guitar Festival in Yangpyeong, the Elder Conservatorium Guitar Ensemble as well as third year student James Rawley as soloist were selected to perform in the festival’s closing concert. Staff member Oliver Fartach-Naini and ten of his classical guitar students will continue […]
Elder Conservatorium of Music is holding a series of Open Day sessions to give a true taster of each area of classical performance. Each session will include a Master Class, Q & A session and an Open Rehearsal; give students the opportunity to experience what it would be like as a music student at The Elder Conservatorium, University […]