While online voting might seem like a good way to speed up the counting of ballots, it contradicts basic tenets of our democratic system, as ROSS PEAKE reports.
Conservation biologist Dr Dejan Stojanovic spends every spring and summer looking for the critically endangered Swift parrot in Tasmanian forests, as KATE PRESTT reports.
A secret Australian military unit that operated behind enemy lines during the Second World War is being honoured due to the work of ANU anthropologist Christine Helliwell, as ROSS PEAKE reports.
Professor Lawrence Saha says we will probably never stop hearing about this testing program.The stakeholders are numerous, the attitudes towards it are very diverse and the consequences can be serious. But what is it all about?
ALLAN BEHM BA Hons (Asian Studies) ’72 reflects on how a busy career in foreign affairs, consulting and politics has led him to two unexpected organisations.
With both his parents dead, ANU student BASHIR YOUSUFI left Afghanistan to find a new life.
A $12.5 million strategic investment is revitalising the ANU School of Music, says Professor MALCOLM GILLIES.
When Judith Clingan started studying French, early English and German as one of the University’s first undergraduate cohort in the early 1960s, she didn’t know her love of music would give her a lifelong link to ANU.
Imagine a world in which your home appliances are orchestrated by a computer that also controls your heater and air conditioner, as well as the generation and storage of electricity produced by your rooftop solar and battery storage systems (including your electric vehicle).
Bilateral relations between Russia and China are on a high. Chinese President Xi Jinping has had more meetings with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin than with any other world leader, and the press in each country is unerringly enthusiastic about the other.
A one-day shutdown led to hundreds of millions of dollars in losses to the economy, disruptions to citizens’ lives and an unravelling of political, social and economic certainties.
Our climate is warming. Evidence for this is unequivocal and is portrayed in countless scientific graphs produced by organisations across the world.
That’s Jeff Yard sitting in his workshop. He’s 92 years old and a resident of Murrayville, Victoria, population approximately 350.
Nestled among undulating banks of grassy woodland on the southern side of the ANU campus sits a little-known gem, as SIMON JENKINS reports.
We are on the lookout for the best snaps from our community. The best photo will win a $500 photography gift card. Simply submit your photos throughout 2016 through email to email@example.com, the ANU Facebook page, @our_anu on Instagram or @ANU_Events on Twitter. The winner will be announced in the 2016 summer edition of ANU Reporter.
Geography, Power, Strategy and Defence Policy is a collection of essays by more than a dozen of his friends and colleagues that provides unique insight into Dibb’s contribution to a range of fields, both personally and intellectually.
ANU has had an influential role on the Australian lexicography as Australian National Dictionary editor AMANDA LAUGESEN, BA (Hons) ’97, PhD ’01 explains.
In the early 20th century, one couple broke new ground and became global Australian musical stars, as Dr NICOLE McLENNAN, PhD ’98 uncovers.
ANU anthropology expertise has enabled a plethora of Indigenous land rights and native title claims to succeed. But now there’s a new frontier, as RICHARD FOX reports.
For more than 21,000 years the land on which the ANU campus sits was used by local Aboriginal people and their connection to this country remains strong. AMY JARVIS and JACK DUNSTAN explore the cultural history of our campus.
Along the waterways to the west of Canberra, ANU biologists are helping crayfish lead the campaign for fresher waterways. DR PHIL DOOLEY, BSc (Hons) ’90, PhD ’99 reports.