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Nominations Open: 2016 CHASS Australian Prizes

Nominations are now open for the Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) 2016 Australian Prizes. Two categories are suitable for students: Future Leader ($2,000): for a future leader in the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences below 35 years of age. Student ($500 Co-op Voucher): for a student project, performance, exhibition or thesis […]

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Serendipity in Myanmar: meeting a MOOC student

When Professor Ghil’ad Zuckermann stopped at the very top of Shwesandaw Pagoda to admire the view of the Bagan’s hundreds of temples and pagodas on his way to Mandalay, Burma (Myanmar), he didn’t expect to meet one of his former students. ‘Professor Zuckermann!’ ‘Yes’ he says (wondering who this person is) ‘I was your student’ (‘But […]

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University of Adelaide French academics win prestigious Ordre des Palmes Académiques

The Faculty of Arts were pleased to welcome French Ambassador to Australia H.E. Mr. Christophe Lecourtier to the University, where he awarded two of our distinguished academics, Professor Jean Fornasiero and Professor John West-Sooby, the Officier dans l’ordre des Palmes Académiques (Officer of Order of Academic Palms) for their outstanding contributions to French education and culture. The Ordre des Palmes […]

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Arts Adelaide Summer Research Scholarship Winners Announced

The Adelaide Summer Research Scholarship winners for 2015 – 2016 have been awarded, with twelve Faculty of Arts students successfully winning a place. The Summer Research Scholarships provide undergraduate students the opportunity to take on a six-week research project at the University of Adelaide during the summer vacation. Each student is matched with an academic […]

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Arts Honours Applications for 2016 Closing Soon

Honours is an intensive, year-long program which involves both advanced coursework and research. The program culminates in an extended piece of work (thesis) on a topic chosen in consultation with an academic supervisor. The Honours year is studied after successfully completing a Bachelor’s degree with a major in the relevant area. If you are considering studying […]

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Experimental Writing Symposium, Masterclass and Seminar

Experimental Writing: Why and Why Now? Co-hosted by the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice and the Department of English and Creative Writing, School of Humanities, University of Adelaide in conjunction with An(F)ew Australian Network for Feminist Experimental Writers. Convenors: Rosslyn Prosser & Alison Coppe. Seminar with Kate Lilley Thursday 17th September, 11am – 1pm, […]

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