Much has happened to the national university during the past seven decades. Turn back time and look through 70 important dates for ANU.
Staring out the window over Santiago at the end of my 12-hour flight from Sydney, I had already started to fall a little in love with my new home.
I’ve been a twin for almost two decades now and I still think back to the glorious first three minutes of my life when I would’ve been my parents’ only child, just a blob of flesh, placenta and dried blood quivering at the new sensation of fresh air and freedom.
A three-minute video address to his workforce in the wake of a particular instance of poor behaviour in the Australian Army thrust Lieutenant-General DAVID MORRISON AM (Retd), BA ’79 into the national media spotlight in 2013.
I like that I can make a direct and meaningful impact on student learning. Our students learn and develop a lot from a range of work-integrated learning initiatives and industry linkages.
When I was a student at ANU 25 years ago, the idea of international flights out of Canberra was inconceivable.
A decade later, I discovered a wetting method that removes cyanogens from cassava flour.
In the early 1980s, the Australian novelist Xavier Herbert invited me to join him on a camping trip in Cape York in far north Queensland. At the time I was working as a lecturer in Darwin and completing my PhD on Aboriginal labour in the northern cattle industry.
Earlier this year, ANU screened The Hunting Ground, a documentary about the experiences of women at US universities who have experienced sexual assault.
Actor Alan Alda has graced stages and TV screens for six decades, starring in the likes of M*A*S*H and The West Wing, among others.
For more than four decades, Meredith has had both of them interwoven into a vocation that has brought her to the heart of some of Australia’s major social policy changes.
Time away from the textbooks is vitally important. Relax and unwind in a plethora of ways on the ANU campus.
It started with a tweet. In less than 140 characters, Woroni editor Areti Metuamate contacted Indigenous advocate Jessa Rogers to discuss her passions. As with much in social media though, nothing immediate came of it.
On the rock platform next to the river, I soaked and dipped my sheets of paper, and traced the shadows of small stunted plants that grew out of the rock crevices.
Beijing should meet its One Belt, One Road partners half way if it wants the ambitious project to succeed.
I have been wearing lipstick and dresses since I could walk. That’s not a confession. That’s just the way it is.
In 2008, Prime Minister KEVIN RUDD, BA (Asian Studies) (Hons) '81 made a ground-breaking formal apology to Australia's Indigenous peoples.
A quick chat with ANU Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Applied Statistics senior lecturer DR ADAM BUTT, MHE ’13, GradCertHE ’13, PhD ’11.
It may have taken more than 50 years to happen but love is certainly in the air for PAMELA BURTON, BA ’68, LLB ’70, LLM ’76, and KEN MACKAY, BA ’67, as they write here.
ANU students are the fuel that will drive the Federal Government’s Ideas Boom, according to DR SHAYNE FLINT, PhD ’06.
Installing solar energy systems into rural Cambodian homes has brought hope and economic opportunities for locals, as REBECCA WATTS writes.
The repatriation of the remains of a Japanese prisoner of war from Australia is a significant step in the country’s relationship with its war past, writes KEIKO TAMURA.