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Congratulations to our Rhodes Scholar, Isobel Phoebe Montgomery

Media and Arts graduate Isobel Phoebe Montgomery has been awarded the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship. With an outstanding academic record at the University of Adelaide, Isobel Phoebe has received one of only three Australia-at-Large Rhodes Scholarships offered each year to study at Oxford University. She will travel to University of Oxford next year and read an […]

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A once in a lifetime opportunity for journalism students

THREE of our journalism students have recently returned from a trip with the Australia-Middle East Journalism Exchange. We had the opportunity to chat with Dale, Ashleigh and Benito. Tell us about your trip Dale: The purpose of the study tour was to enhance enhance cross-cultural understanding by fostering better informed journalism, and I can confirm […]

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Local Japanese Management Specialist Provides Guest Lecture for Introduction to Asian Cultures

This month the Department of Asian Studies hosted a guest lecture focused on Japanese culture and etiquette for students enrolled in the Introduction to Asian Cultures undergraduate course. The course introduces students to key features of China, Japan and other Asian countries, with a focus on communication and negotiation strategies. Cultural differences, language, social interaction, management practices, government and diplomacy […]

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DoNut Freak Out – Your Introduction to University Life Support Services (ft. Free Donuts and Awesome Prize Opportunities!)

Welcome to DoNut Freak Out with the Faculty of Arts – six weeks of freebies, student support and information, and the chance to win one of three awesome prizes! We will be running events over the next six weeks which are designed to introduce you to the broad range of student support services available to you, and […]

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Arts Connections 2017

The inaugural Arts Connections event was held last week at the National Wine Centre. The event was dedicated to celebrating the wonderful collaboration between research partners, internship hosts and donors of the Faculty of Arts. The event was a ‘thank you’ to all those who contribute to providing the best student experience for Arts students through […]

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The School of Education: supporting Research Initiatives in Schools

NEWS: The School of Education and Pulteney Grammar School partner up to establish a teacher-focused research hub

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 […]

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Arts in Connected Places and Smart Wayfinding Research

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 […]

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Parul - Master of Education student

Never stop learning: A high school teacher’s journey in further education

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 […]

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Arts Graduate, Kyran Dixon recognised by SA NAIDOC as Young Person of the Year 2017

NAIDOC is a national celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, where NAIDOC SA awarded Kyran Dixon a 24-year-old Kaurna and Narungga young man SA NAIDOC Young Person of the Year for 2017. Kyran graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Art in History, Politics and International Studies, and wants to pursue his passion for […]

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Climbing the rankings! The University of Adelaide ranked #109

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.

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