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The Anzac Centenary

By Professor Warren Bebbington Vice Chancellor and President Blog – http://blogs.adelaide.edu.au/vco/ On Saturday, we commemorate the passing of 100 years since the ill-fated landing of Australian and New Zealand troops at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915. Their hope had been to charge across Turkey, take Constantinople and thus defeat the Ottoman Empire, ally of Germany, […]

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National Shakespeare Day

To be, or not to be, that is the question! In the spirit of National Shakespeare Day, Dr Lucy Potter has rewritten the opening phrase of a soliloquy in the “Nunnery Scene” of William Shakespeare’s play Hamlet, and she’s keen to see if you can do any better! The original phrase: To be, or not […]

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Free tickets to preview screening of ‘Clouds of Sils Maria’

Pinnacle Films are releasing the stunning film Clouds of Sils Maria, in cinemas on 7 May, starring Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart and Chloe Gracemoretz. The film is a passion project for director Olivier Assayas, being shot on 35MM film rather than the modern digital format. Clouds of Sils Maria is also The House of Chanel’s […]

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Young Australians in International Affairs Future Leaders Series

The Future Leaders Series is “Young Australians in International Affairs” new program designed to engage Australia’s future leaders in the critical issues affecting Australia, the Indo Asia-Pacific region and the international system, and equip them with the knowledge, skills and networks to respond to these challenges and shape future policy decisions. The Future Leaders Series […]

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Position Available at Projects Abroad

Projects Abroad currently have a vacancy for a full-time “Programme Advisor and Marketing Officer”. Projects Abroad arranges volunteer and internship placements in 28 developing countries. With a global staff of 500 we support over 1000 settings including schools, children’s homes, human rights projects, conservation work and healthcare placements. The Australian office, based in Adelaide, is […]

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Free public Classics lecture

The 2015 Festival Hellenica Lecture in Greek History & Culture will be presented by Professor Han Baltussen speaking on: “Hidden Treasures: Rediscovering the Greek Past from Newly Discovered Manuscripts and Papyri in the 20th Century” In this lecture the Hughes Professor of Classics will recount some of the exciting new finds of long lost texts […]

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