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07
Feb
‘17

Congratulations to ACIH Advisory Board Member Pat Grimshaw on being awarded an Order of Australia

We are proud to announce ACIH Advisory Board Member Emeritus Professor Pat Grimshaw has been awarded an Order of Australia.  Announced on Australia Day, the award is in recognition of Pat’s ‘distinguished service to the social...

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11
Nov
‘16

Australian Attitudes to Elections Survey

Do elections really matter? Does it make much difference who the Prime Minister is? Should we be forced to vote? Should people who don’t know anything about politics be allowed to vote? The School of History at the Australian National...

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08
Nov
‘16

ANU History Academics Amongst 2017 ARC Grant Recipients

Thirteen projects proposed by academics from the College of Arts and Social Sciences have received funding from the Australian Research Council (ARC). A range of projects from the College have won a total of $5.1m in funding, this includes two ARC...

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30
Sep
‘16

Professor Melanie Nolan and Dr Carolyn Strange announced as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Social Science

The School of History would like to congratulate Professor Melanie Nolan, Director, National Centre of Biography, School of History and Dr Carolyn Strange, Senior Fellow and Graduate Director, School of History, for their election to the Australian...

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30
Sep
‘16

Dr Mark Dawson Awarded the Inaugural RSSS & HRC Monograph Fellowship

The School of History would like to congratulate Dr Mark Dawson for his success as the inaugural RSSS & HRC Monograph Fellow. The purpose of the Monograph Fellowship is to enable staff in the Research School of Social Sciences to have a semester...

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30
Sep
‘16

Vale Emeritus Professor John Mulvaney

The School of History and the broader ANU community has been saddened by the recent death of Emeritus Professor John Mulvaney at the age of 90. Highly respected in the field of Archaeology Professor Mulvaney was a founding professor of the ANU...

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19
Sep
‘16

2016 Max Kelly Medal awarded to Daniel McKay for his essay ‘Loyal Children: The Australian Factor in the Birth of the Imperial Federation Movement'

ANU Undergraduate student Daniel McKay has been recognised in the History Council of New South Wales Awards. Daniel has been awarded the 2016 Max Kelly Medal for his essay 'Loyal Children: The Australian Factor in the Birth of the Imperial...

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12
Sep
‘16

ANU Historian Professor Anne McGrath has won the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Prize

ANU historian, Professor Ann McGrath, has won a 2016 NSW Premier's History prize for her book, llicit Love: Interracial sex and marriage in the United States and Australia. The Director of the ANU Australian Centre for Indigenous History, won...

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02
Sep
‘16

Call for Papers: How the Personal Became Political

How the Personal Became Political: Re-assessing Australia's Revolutions in Gender and Sexuality in the 1970's An interdisciplinary two day symposium Where: Australian National University When: Monday 6th March - Tuesday 7th 2017 We...

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22
Aug
‘16

ANU Historians Shortlisted for the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards

            Associate Professor Frank Bongiorno and Professor Ann McGrath were shortlisted for the 2016 NSW Premier's History awards. Books by two historians from The Australian National University (...

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