The defence sector does not have, or want, the luxury of ideological distortion, vacillation or rejection of mainstream science.
Some fresh young migrants to Canberra complain about the city. It doesn’t have any graffiti-lined alleyways, enough cafes, any swank bars or funky places to eat, much live music or a cool post-communist chic a la Berlin.
For me studying and swimming go hand in hand. I can't do one without the other. Being a member of the Australian swim team during a major swimming meet is electric.
Anyone with a vague interest in international politics knows that Washington DC is at the heart of what goes on in world affairs.
A new methodology to define poverty in first world countries is needed, and Nobel Prize-winning economist Amartya Sen’s theory could be the answer.
Australia’s role as a major regional player will be demonstrated at the G-20 summit, says World Trade Organization director-general ROBERTO AZEVEDO.
Five minutes with Department of Quantum Science lecturer DR JOSEPH HOPE, BSc (Hons) ’94, PhD ’05.
When JENNIFER SCHONING (nee Clarke), BSc (Hons) ’12, BBiotech ’10 met Gerhard Schoning, BSc (Hons) ‘13 on the first night of O-Week, no-one knew it was a match made in heaven.
PROFESSOR COLIN GROVES shares his history of the majestic rhinoceros and its fight against survival.
A decade after the ACT’s Human Rights Act was legislated, ACT Human Rights and Discrimination Commissioner DR HELEN WATCHIRS, MPubLaw ’92, PhD ’02 reflects on its impact.
In 2013, Graham and Louise Tuckwell gave the largest ever donation to an Australian university when they started the $50 million Tuckwell Scholarship Program to find Australia’s future leaders.
The aim was to provide Canberra audiences with the chance to hear and see leading authors talk about their new books.
The Strategic and Defence Studies Centre (SDSC) is Australia’s oldest, largest and highest ranking academic institute for strategic studies research, education and commentary.
“I originally wanted to study film, so I did the closest I could do: English and History,” says Andrew Pike, now managing director of Ronin Films and founder of Electric Shadows Cinema.
The university experience very often comes with roommates. Whether good or bad, some people will stick in your mind forever. Here’s what some of our students had to say about their experiences.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the collective term for the three recognised autism disorders is diagnosed around four times more often in boys than in girls.
The Australian Higher Education Contribution Scheme (HECS) is a model that’s been adopted worldwide. But it’s an idea that has still greater potential.
The White Australia policy is long gone but white culture is so prevalent that it’s invisible, says ANU Three Minute Thesis winner ROSANNA STEVENS.
Undergraduate law and economics student JEEVEN NADANAKUMAR discovers hardships and hope in Cambodia as a World Vision Australia youth representative.