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Calling all year 9 and 10 science enthusiasts!
Talk to your parents, your teachers  or your local Rotary club about an UNBELIEVABLE Science Experience at The University of Adelaide. It’s 3 days full of fun, exciting science activities that we hope will leave you spellbound!
You will experience our brand new, state-of-the-art labs and teaching facilities over […]

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University of Adelaide - Postgraduate Information Night

If you answered yes to either of these questions, then come along to our postgraduate information evening on Thursday 23 October.
Budding wine makers should come along to our ‘Make wine more than a weekend passion‘ session 6.30pm – 7pm – Make sure you register though!
If you are interested in sustainable agriculture or food production for […]

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Beginning in the latter half of 2013, the Faculty undertook an internal review which proposed amongst its 15 recommendations that a new structure for the Faculty of Sciences be established by reducing the number of Schools by one.
The Faculty restructure will come into effect on January 1, 2015.
For details please see the Faculty restructure information […]

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Grains

Waite Campus and more specifically, the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine will be show casing their ‘wares’ right here in HUB Central on North Terrace campus.
This is a great opportunity to investigate your options for further study within Agriculture, Food and Wine.
There will be hands on activities, information about Honours and Postgraduate study. For […]

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The Faculty of Sciences is pleased to announce the Executive Dean of Sciences Awards for Excellence in Teaching 2014. 
Our winners are:
–          Dr Beth Loveys is the winner in the early career category (first five years of teaching experience).
–          Dr Tara Pukala is the winner in the category for more than five years of teaching experience.
A […]

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Gransbury-Gemma2

Newly graduated Bachelor of Science (Advanced) and current Chemistry Honours student Gemma Gransbury was asked where she thought she’d be in five years’ time, here’s what she had to say:
“In 5 years’ time I’d like to be finishing my DPhil in Inorganic Chemistry, hopefully at Oxford University, after doing a MPhil at the University of […]

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Exams can be a daunting prospect. At the end of the busy semester, even after you have handed in your assignments, they still loom overhead. However, they needn’t be a time of high drama and pressure if you plan appropriately.
The following tips will help you to approach your exams with confidence and extra focus.

Don’t leave […]

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Three minute thesis

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is a research communication competition for Higher Degree by Research students that challenges participants to explain their research project to a non-specialist audience in just three minutes.
There are some great prizes up for grabs including a $2000 travel grant and free travel to the Trans-Tasman Competition for the University winner.
So if […]

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Sarah Catalano

Dr Sarah Catalano recently graduated from a PhD in Marine Science. When we asked Sarah where she thought she’d be in five years time, here’s what she had to say:
“In 5 years from now I see myself having recently completed a postdoctoral position either in Australia or overseas and starting up my own laboratory as […]

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Assoc Prof Chris Sumby, Dr Krista Sumby and Dr Paul Grbin

The Faculty of Sciences is extremely proud to have not one but TWO of our graduates as the recipients of the University of Adelaide Alumni Medallists for 2014!
Congratulations to Simon Blacket who was awarded the 2014 Honours Alumni University Medal.
Simon graduated with an outstanding undergraduate record! He not only attained a GPA of 7 and […]

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