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Due to our recent name change to the Faculty of Arts, we have moved to a new blog site: This blog will no longer be updated with Faculty news, events and student administrative notices. Please see our new blog to keep informed!

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The Adelaide University Union, Student Representative Council, and Adelaide University Postgraduate Society are hosting a wine and cheese networking event for postgraduate (HDR and coursework) students and staff. Date: Friday 7 November 2014 Time: 3.00pm – 6.00pm Venue: Barr Smith Lawns. Tickets are $10, and include a glass of wine or soft drink and shared […]

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In December 2013 a review of the structure and operation of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences was undertaken by Emeritus Professor Peter Wolnizer and a Review Panel with members drawn from inside and outside the University. Following this, the Faculty undertook a major organisational change process (with phase one completed in June 2014) […]

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With the end of semester 2 rapidly approaching, some of you may be turning your attention to 2015 enrolment. Here are the important dates and details you need to know: The 2015 Course Planner is now available for you to access course descriptions and offerings ONLY Full course timetables will be released in the Course […]

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Not quite sure where your undergraduate study might lead? Want to greatly expand you knowledge or get ahead of the crowd in your chosen career? The upcoming Postgraduate Coursework Information Night will answers all of your burning questions about study beyond your undergraduate degree. You’d be surprised at how many flexible study options are available […]

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The Japanese In-Country Summer School is an intensive language and cultural study tour to Japan from early January to early February 2014. The course is offered in conjunction and articulated with the Centre for Asian Studies at the University of Adelaide and Ritsumeikan University, where the intensive Japanese language and culture program is undertaken. The […]

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After a successful event in 2014, The University of Adelaide’s Discipline of Media will hold its second annual interdisciplinary symposium on comics and graphic narratives in May 2015. Next year’s theme is ‘Alternative Forms, Alternative Voices’, and researchers from all disciplines are invited to submit abstracts for conference papers by Wednesday 15 October 2014. Questions […]

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The South Australian Museum has some volunteer opportunities available that may interest HUMSS students. If you have a genuine interest in anthropology, libraries, archives, detective work, a great deal of patience, the ability to read handwritten documents, as well as a genuine interest in the South Australian Museum and its unique collections, they would love […]

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The SA Writers Centre has an exciting program of workshops running from October – December 2014. Here’s your chance to participate in sessions such as: Writing About Food Rules for Reviewing Self-publishing workshops How to Get Published Stand Up! (Introduction to Stand Up Comedy) There are also a wide range of free ‘diary filler’ events […]

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Congratulations to Geography, Environment and Population PhD graduate Justin Civitillo, who researched the important role that soccer has played in helping migrants to adjust to their new lives in Australia. For the first time, Justin has been able to show a direct correlation between the sport and the integration of migrants into Australian society. Justin […]

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You are invited to apply for the major round of postgraduate research scholarships. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be rewarded for your achievements and gain extra support in your research. Applicants will be considered for every scholarship that you are eligible for within the major round. This includes APA’s, Divisional Scholarships valued at […]

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