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25
Aug
‘10

School of History Co-location Complete

The School of History has completed the moving process that has consolidated two History departments (RSSS and the Faculty of Arts) into one. The process has not been easy, but it is now physically complete. Hundreds of boxes have been unpacked...

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25
Aug
‘10

2010 PhD submissions and Graduation

Congratulations to Christine Hansen who graduated in the July conferring of degrees ceremony. 2010 Submissions The following students have submitted their thesis for examination: Ingereth Macfarlane, Nicholas Guoth, Sally Burt, Marie Kawaja, Bernard...

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07
Sep
‘10

Publications in running for awards

Congratulations to Dr Maria Nugent and Dr Tiffany Shellam (a 2007 postgraduate student)  for publications nominated for book awards. Dr Maria Nugent's book 'Captain Cook was Here' has been short-listed for the Nettie Palmer Non-Fiction Award....

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11
Oct
‘10

Report - The Life of Information Symposium

The Life of Information – a one-symposium on the design and use of online dictionaries, encyclopedias and collections – was hosted by the National Centre of Biography (NCB) at the Australian National University on 24 September. ...

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11
Oct
‘10

Visitor - Margriet Fokken

Margriet Fokken is working as a research-assistant on an ARC-funded project named ‘Settler society in the Australian Colonies’ of Professor Angela Woollacott. This project is focussing on the cultural and political changes in the...

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25
Oct
‘10

VALE PROFESSOR EMERITA BERYL RAWSON

Professor Emerita Beryl Rawson died in Canberra on Friday 22 October, aged 77. A historian of ancient Rome, her publications included Children and Childhood in Roman Italy (2003), and her most recent work A Companion to Families in the Greek and...

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25
Oct
‘10

New Vice-President of the AHA elected

Professor Angela Woollacott was elected Vice President of the Australian Historical Association at its 2010 annual meeting in Perth in July.

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26
Oct
‘10

SCHOOL OF HISTORY STELLAR COUP OF ARC DISCOVERY GRANTS 2010

The ANU School of History has performed stunningly well in this year’s round of ARC Discovery grants announced 25 October for funding to begin 2011. Academic staff of the School won all five of the ARC grants for which applications were...

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08
Nov
‘10

ANU School of History supports the annual History Colloquium in Darwin

Each year, Northern Territory historians and members of the general public in Darwin gather to learn about emerging historical scholarship concerning Australia and its region.  The event is known as The History Colloquium and the ANU School of...

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23
Nov
‘10

ADB Administrator receives 25 year medal

Congratulations to Mrs Karen Ciuffetelli on receiving her 25 year service medal last week. Karen started work in the Typing Pool before moving to the Australian Dictionary of Biography.

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