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07
Jun
‘13

Student to represent Australia at international summit

First year student Linda Ma has been selected to represent Australia at an international summit in Russia with a focus on improving the lives of young women. Linda, who is studying towards a Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) majoring in Development...

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31
May
‘13

Dual Biography Published

In  the newly published Progressives at War Dr Douglas B Craig, School of History, examines the careers of two prominent American public figures, Newton Diehl Baker and William Gibbs McAdoo, whose lives spanned the era between the Civil War and...

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31
May
‘13

Fiftieth Anniversary of Britian's Profumo Affair

It is fifty years since Britain’s Profumo Affair climaxed; an apt description because it was the sex scandal of the century. On 5 June 1963 forty-eight year-old John Profumo resigned as Secretary of State for War and from parliament after...

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29
May
‘13

Dr Rublee awarded US Peace grant

Dr Maria Rost Rublee is the first Australian-based University researcher to be granted a United States Institute for Peace (USIP) grant. The $119,000 grant will fund a research project, led by Dr Rublee from the School of Politics and International...

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10
May
‘13

RSSS disciplines amongst top ten in the world: QS World University Rankings

The Research School has excelled in the latest round of QS World University rankings with three disciplines ranked in the top ten in the world. Politics and International Studies, which retained the top Australian ranking, has climbed four...

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08
May
‘13

Rare feat for Australian scholar

A flood of congratulation emails and messages on Facebook last Friday morning was the first Distinguished Professor David Chalmers knew that he had joined a select group of Australian academics. Professor Chalmers is only the third ANU academic and...

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20
Mar
‘13

Professor Adam Graycar selected for new human services task force

ANU Professor Adam Graycar has been recruited for a task force that will help shape the future delivery of Medicare and Centrelink. The former Director of the Research School of Social Sciences in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences is one...

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13
Jul
‘12

Frank Bongiorno Book

Frank Bongiorno, in the School of History, has recently published a new book, The Sex Lives of Australians - A History. The book was launched on 3rd July 2012. About the book

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28
Feb
‘12

Congratulations to Dr Gemma Betros, from the School of History, who has received three awards.

Ernst Keller European Humanities Travelling Fellowship from the Australian Academy of the Humanities. Visiting Fellowship at Chawton House Library former home of Jane Austen, in the United Kingdom. 2012-13 Research Association in Women...

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25
Jan
‘12

Brown Paper Bag Series

Date and time: Wednesday, 01/02/2012 - 12.00 noon at the Hume Centre The School of Politics and International Relations is hosting a Brown Paper Bag Series.  The series provides an opportunity to hear about and discuss a current topic of...

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