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New Master of Criminology at ANU launches in 2016 – features cybersecurity

School of Sociology - news - 4 hours 45 min ago

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http://programsandcourses.anu.edu.au/program/MCRIM

M. Crim

Introduction

Tap into the growing field of criminology with this professionally focused degree located in the heart of the nation’s legal, policing, security and intelligence communities.

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AFP High Tech Crime Unit - visits ANU Cybercrime Observatory

School of Sociology - news - 7 hours 7 sec ago

Superintendent Adrian Norris [National Coordinator] and Federal Agent Ben Santamaria AFP recently visited the Observatory on September 1 2015 to discuss matters of mutual interest. Recent research on malware and training challenges were discussed. 

Superintendent Norris and Federal Agent Santamaria will be giving a presentation on recent cases and policy challenges in the policing of cybercrime on Thursday October 22, 2015 at 2.00-3.45pm at COP30. The will be a special lecture for the cybercrime course and is open to all students and staff.

cybercrime

AFP High Tech Crime Unit - visits ANU Cybercrime Observatory

School of Sociology - news - 8 hours 44 min ago

Superintendent Adrian Norris [National Coordinator] and Federal Agent Ben Santamaria AFP recently visited the Observatory on September 1 2015 to discuss matters of mutual interest. Recent research on malware and training challenges were discussed.  

Superintendent Norris and Federal Agent Santamaria will be giving a presentation on recent cases and policy challenges in the policing of cybercrime on Thursday October 22, 2015 at 2.00-3.45pm at COP30. The will be a special lecture for the cybercrime course and is open to all students and staff.

The invisibility of Islamic art in Australia

CAIS - news - Thu, 2015-07-30 09:56

Dr Sam Bowker, Lecturer in Art History & Visual Culture at Charles Sturt University, recently presented a  paper on 'The invisibility of Islamic art in Australia' at a CAIS conference. A version of the paper in now available on The Conversation website.

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RSSS welcomes Dr Jerry Schwab as new Director of CAEPR

RSSS - news - Tue, 2015-07-14 11:03
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Dr Robert G (Jerry) Schwab has been appointed as Director of the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR). A long-time member of CAEPR’s academic staff, he is a recognised leader in the field of Indigenous policy research.

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Arabic placement tests

CAIS - news - Thu, 2015-07-09 15:05

Students enrolling in an upper level Arabic class may sit a placement test to ensure they are entering the program at the right level.

There will be two placement tests held in July:

  1. Tuesday 14 July at 10 am
  2. Thursday 23 July at 2 pm

These tests will be held in the CAIS tutorial room, CAIS Building 127, Ellery Cres., ANU.

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AusCen welcomes new director Prof Matt Gray

RSSS - news - Wed, 2015-07-01 14:07

The Australian Centre for Applied Social Research Methods (AusCen) is pleased to welcome its new director, Professor Matt Gray.  Professor Gray was previously interim Director of the Research School of Social Sciences (ANU), and before that Director of the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research at the ANU.

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Magna Carta 800 – ANU historians Dr Tania Colwell and Prof. Paul Pickering discuss this landmark document on ABC’s Radio National

School of History - news - Fri, 2015-06-26 11:14

This month sees the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, a peace treaty negotiated between the wicked King John and his rebellious barons at Runnymede in 1215. Although it failed to establish peace between the king and his magnates, this landmark document has gone on to become a touchstone for advocates of due process of the law, the separation of powers, and human rights.

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Arabic and Persian online courses - S2

CAIS - news - Wed, 2015-06-10 09:21

The Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies is offering the following online courses in second semester 2015:

Introductory Arabic B

Introductory Persian B

Intermediate Persian B

Arab Current Affairs and Media Arabic (prerequisites apply)

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Courses on offer in semester 2

CAIS - news - Mon, 2015-06-01 11:28

In semester 2 2015, CAIS will offer a diverse range of both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. This list includes both language and non-language courses.

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National identity ANUpoll data released

RSSS - news - Mon, 2015-06-01 10:46

The Australian Data Archive has made survey data from the most recent ANUpoll on national identity, and attitudes to immigration and the monarchy, available to researchers.

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Teaching Excellence Candidate

CAIS - news - Mon, 2015-05-25 12:32

Congratulations go to Dr Zarah Taheri for her recognition as a candidate amongst the best at ANU in the 2015 Vice Chancellor's teaching excellence awards.

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2014 Washington Interns share their experience

Since travelling to Washington DC together in January of 2014 the six of us have remained really close.  We all arrived at ANU following different paths, Isabella, Harry and Pramilaa came from Sydney to study, Stephen and Sarzi were local Canberrans and Madison from rural Victoria.

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ANIP celebrates 21 years at Parliament House

The Great Hall of Parliament House was the perfect setting to celebrate a flagship program that has seen hundreds of ANU students intern with politicians, lobby groups, embassies and other organisations across Canberra.

Students, graduates, politicians, ambassadors and academics attended an anniversary dinner on Tuesday to mark the coming of age of the Australian National Internships Program (ANIP).

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