Monthly Archives: May 2018
Taking regular breaks from your studies can help you concentrate better (weird but true). The Adelaide University Union’s Procrastination Station is here to help during this exam season, with arcade games, board games, crafts & more.
When: Monday 4 June – Friday 15 June\
Where: Hub Central (North Terrace); Roseworthy Hub (Roseworthy campus)
More info: See the AUU website
Scinema is the largest science film festival in the southern hemisphere showcasing the best in science cinema from around the world. See the winners of this year’s festival in one evening, on Thursday 31 May.
When: Thursdfay 31 May, 6.30pm
Where: Palace Nova cinema
How much: $20
More info: See the website
The Adelaide University Union is back with Stress Less Day, helping you to take your mind off exams and assignments and generally lessen your stress. Featuring games, donuts, massages, yoga & pilates sessions, karaoke (why not?), and more.
Waite Campus: Wednesday 23 May
Roseworthy Campuis:Thursday 24 May
Professions: Tuesday 29 May
North Terrace Campus: Wednesday 30 May
AHMS Campus: Thursday […]
Do you doodle while you study? The Adelaide University Union and Drawing Club are hosting an exhibition for the South Australian Living Artists Festival, featuring doodles, scribbles, and drawings from all current students. Submissions close 20 July 2018.
More info and submit your doodles on the Facebook page.
The South Australian Museum’s Sprigg lecture for World Environment Day sees the University’s Professor John Tibby present a lecture on climate change over the past 10,000 years. Can we reconstruct and learn from previous climates?
When: Tuesday 5 June, 6.00pm – 7.00pm
Where: SA Museum
How much: Free
More info and sign up: See the Museum website.
Join in a world record breaking attempt this evening: Stargazing Live, in which we attempt to smash the Guinness World Record for Most People Stargazing Across Multiple Venue. You need to bring your own binoculars (or telescope).
When: 23 May, 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Where: Just outside Darling West Lecture Theatre (North Terrace campus)
More info: See the Facebook event page
The German Film Festival, which runs from 30 May – 10 June, showcases the best cinematic talent Germany has to offer across 26 movies. If you have an interest in Germany (or if you’re from Germany and are feeling homesick), it looks like fun!
When: 30 May – 10 June 2018
Where: Palace Nova cinema, Adelaide
How much: […]
The University’s English Language Centre is are currently seeking registrations for free English language lessons that will be held on the following dates:
July 16 2018 – August 10 2018, Monday to Friday (1:00pm – 2:30pm)
August 6 2018 – August 31 2018, Monday to Friday (9:15am – 11:15am)
September 4 2018 – 8 November 2018, Tuesdays & […]
A new museum has opened in Adelaide, the MOD. It’s described as a ‘futuristic museum of discovery’, and is an interactive public science and creativity space. If science and/or creativity sound interesting to you, it may be worth checking out.
Where: North Terrace adjacent Morphett Street Bridge, Adelaide
Opening times and further info: See the MOD website
Have you ever tried Australia’s most delicious biscuit, the Tim Tam? You may not know that there is an extra delicious method of eating Tim Tams: the Tim Tam slam. This Thursday, the Adelaide University Union (AUU) teaches you how to do it!
When: Thursday 17 May, 11.00am
Where: Hub Central Kitchen
More info: The AUU website