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15 September, 2014 - 21 September, 2014 Sort by: TIME  |  TITLE  |  TYPE
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EXHIBITION
Treasures of the ANU Archives
Friday, 6 June 2014 - Tuesday, 30 September 2014
R.G. Menzies Building (#2), Fellows Road, ANU
The Treasures of the ANU Archives exhibition will highlight historic documents, photographs, maps, and film from the ANU Archives extensive collection including the University's own archives, and the Noel Butlin Archives Centre.
EXHIBITION
COLOUR MUSIC exhibition
Thursday, 14 August 2014 - Sunday, 28 September 2014
Drill Hall Gallery, Kingsley Street, ANU
COLOUR MUSIC brings together the work of visual artists who speculate on connections between pictorial form and pitch, harmony, movement and musical notation. Synaesthetic ideas join music and the visual arts in a correspondence of colour and form.
CONFERENCE
Call for papers - 2015 Australasian Aid Conference
Monday, 1 September 2014 - Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Crawford School of Public Policy, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU
The 2015 Australasian Aid Conference welcomes papers from academics, practitioners and policymakers on a wide range of topics regarding aid, development and international public goods.
PUBLIC LECTURE
The 2014 Last Lecture - Nominations
Friday, 12 September 2014 - Thursday, 30 October 2014
The Hall, University House
Want to celebrate the end of the academic year? Nominate the lecturer who has enthused you the most this year. Give them the honor of delivering the Last Lecture for 2014.
INFORMATION SESSION
Thomson Reuters InCites Workshop
Monday, 15 September 2014 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Theatre 1, Hedley Bull Centre, cnr Garran Rd & Liversidge St, ANU
What is your Publication Strategy? What evidence do you use to support your assumptions? Analysing the citation profiles of different outlets, and benchmarking research and collaboration to a personal, institutional or international scale allows strategic decision-making to maximise academic impact for you or your group. A Thomas Reuters Incites information session and demonstration will be held 10am-12pm, 15 September 2014, ANU Hedley Bull Centre, Theatre 1. Please register by email to research.services@anu.edu.au. Further information is available in http://researchservices.anu.edu.au/ore/incites/.
CONFERENCE
ANU Energy Green Paper Forum
Monday, 15 September 2014 at 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Industry, government and academic experts convenes to dissect the Energy Green Paper and discuss policy options for Australia's energy future. Registration is required.
DEMONSTRATION
Startup launch by ANU students
Monday, 15 September 2014 at 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
NICTA, 7 London Circuit, Canberra, ACT 2601
With a motto "Social Local Fast Auctions", Snapknock is a startup by two ANU students, who weren't happy with the state of used product buying and selling platforms.
SEMINAR
Lunchbox debate: beyond the budget - where next for tertiary education?
Monday, 15 September 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weston Theatre Level 1, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU
In this Lunchbox Debate - a special event of Policy Outlook 2014 - a panel of leading experts will look at the measures affecting tertiary education in this year's budget. The panellists will discuss the proposed changes to HECS, the plans for university deregulation and how the government has argued its proposed changes to the electorate.
PUBLIC LECTURE
ANU Policy Outlook 2014 keynote - Defence policy: what's wrong, and how to fix it
Monday, 15 September 2014 at 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Molonglo Theatre, Leve 2, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU
Professor Hugh White AO gives this Policy Outlook 2014 keynote address, looking at the decision to commission a new Defence White Paper - the third in just five years. This event will also see the launch of the Spring issue of Advance magazine.
OTHER
ANU Anime and Gaming Society Monday Gaming
Monday, 15 September 2014 at 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Manning Clarke Centre
The ANU Anime and Gaming Society welcomes all members of the ANU and ACT communities to attend our weekly Console Gaming Night from 6:00-11:00pm where we will be gaming on the big screen!

CONCERT
The 2nd Australian International Chopin Competition Stage 1
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Larry Sitsky Recital Room, ANU School of Music
The Second Australian International Chopin Piano Competition will be held at the ANU School of Music from 15-21 September 2014. The preliminary stage will be split over two days, Tuesday 16 September and Wednesday 17 September, with each day consisting of four heats.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Lunchbox debate: a resilient tax system for the future
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weston Theatre, Level 1, Crawford Building #132 1 Lennox Crossing, ANU
In this special lunchbox debate - one of the key events of ANU Policy Outlook 2014 - the Commissioner of Taxation, Chris Jordan AO together with a panel of experts will look at the challenges facing our tax system from administrative, taxpayer, practitioner, economic and political perspectives.
INFORMATION SESSION
Birdwatching for Beginners
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Anthony Low Building lecture theatre (bldg. #124 – ANU map grid 3C) (use the Eggleston Road entrance)
Presentation and tour, to introduce common bird species found in ANU.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Hidden histories - increasing our understanding of the past and present together
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Finkel Lecture Theatre, John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANU College of Medicine Biology and Environment, Garran Road
You are invited to be part of an interactive session exploring the rich cultural heritage of Australia and our shared past and the impact on health and educational outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
PUBLIC LECTURE
ANU Policy Outlook 2014 keynote - Ken Henry: public policy resilience and the reform narrative
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Molonglo Theatre, Level 2, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU
In this landmark public lecture, Dr Ken Henry AC will say that the narrative used to support economic policy reforms in Australia for the past 30 years needs to change. Dr Henry will call for a new, more honest reform narrative that recognises our economic, social and environmental outcomes are a result of what we do with our national endowments.
PUBLIC LECTURE
The reinvention revolution: The makeover industries in the 21st century
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Theatre 6, Manning Clark Centre, Union Court, ANU
From cosmetic surgery to self-help manuals, psychotherapy to life coaching, career design to corporate re-brandings: ours is the era of 'reinvention'. In this provocative public lecture, acclaimed sociologist Professor Anthony Elliott assesses the spread and sweep of contemporary reinvention practices - including super-fast weight loss diets, body resculptings, online therapies, speed dating, organisational restructurings and corporate downsizings.
CONFERENCE
Asia and the Pacific Policy Society Conference 2014 - Confronting the Pacific's health challenges
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - Thursday, 18 September 2014
Barton Theatre, Level 1, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU
Non-communicable and water-borne diseases rank among the most daunting challenges affecting the health and development prospects of people in the Pacific Islands. The Asia and the Pacific Policy Society is convening a conference at Crawford School to explore practical policy options for governments concerned to address these challenges, what public finance, regulatory, health system and whole of government issues these options involve, and what development partners and regional institutions can do to help.
CONCERT
The 2nd Australian International Chopin Piano Competition Stage 2
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Larry Sitsky Recital Room, ANU School of Music
The Second Australian International Chopin Piano Competition will be held at the ANU School of Music from 15-21 September 2014. The preliminary stage will be split over two days, Tuesday 16 September and Wednesday 17 September, with each day consisting of four heats.
SEMINAR
Anthropologies of Transmission and Theologies of Creation
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Milgate Room, AD Hope Building, Ellery Crescent, ANU
Recently Joel Robbins has argued that sociocultural anthropology ought to engage critically with theology in order to recapture the "promise" of understanding otherness. Both anthropology and theology have long focused on questions of transmission, or the circulation and uptake of socially mediated forms through time. Linguistic anthropologists have paid particularly close attention to processes of replication, or creative repetition.
SEMINAR
Bridging the gap: Lean programming in remote Australia
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Hanna Neumann Building, Room G058, (near Student Union), ANU
Lean methods offer a model for translating Closing the Gap policies to the real world that is both efficient and allows genuine partnership with community stakeholders. It focuses on validated learning, flexibility and adaptation to local needs, rather than implementing a fixed (often redundant) plan.
OTHER
Old Canberra House endangered grassy woodlands tour
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Meet outside the Ivy Café in Old Canberra House (bldg. #73 – ANU map grid 2B)
Grassy woodlands are a nationally endangered ecosystem, and here we have a relatively well preserved example on campus! Come and see threatened species and other interesting native species.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Early Antarctic exploration: intersection of art and science.
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ANU Emeritus Faculty, Building 1c, 24 Balmain Crescent, ANU
Artists accompanied early explorers to Antarctica to record the phenomena encountered. The early journeys were as much for imperialist expansion as science, so images also served to show the richness of new worlds and also the rituals of claiming new territories. Many artists struggled with the focus on accuracy and away from romanticism, but this form of naturalism profoundly influenced European art.
SEMINAR
Intercultural language teaching and learning: Rethinking language, culture and learning in the language classroom
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Al-Falasi Theatre, CAIS, Building 127, Ellery Crescent, ANU
The need for language programs to attend to the development of intercultural understanding and intercultural communication has long been a commonplace in language education. Recent thinking in language education has argued that language education needs to do more than make claims the contribution language education makes to the intercultural and to integrate the intercultural explicitly in language programs
PUBLIC LECTURE
The 13th HW Arndt Memorial Lecture - The G20, global growth, and international macroeconomic cooperation
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Please note venue change to: Weston Theatre, Level 1, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU
David Vines is Professor of Economics and a Fellow of Balliol College, at Oxford University. He is a graduate of Melbourne University and the University of Cambridge; he has taught at Cambridge and Glasgow Universities and, has been an Adjunct Professor at ANU. Professor Vines' research focuses on international macroeconomics and global governance.
OTHER
San Diego ANU Alumni Happy Hour
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Mike Hess Brewing of San Diego, 3812 Grim Avenue, San Diego, CA, USA. http://www.hessbrewing.com/
The Association of ANU Alumni (North America) invite you to a casual happy hour with ANU Alumni and friends in the San Diego area.
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MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Treasures of the ANU Archives
Friday, 6 June 2014 - Tuesday, 30 September 2014  more»
13th annual ANU Archives lecture: The Real War? Battles on the Australian home front 1914-19
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Worlds beyond our Solar System
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event with Annabel Crabb
Thursday, 2 October 2014 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM  more»
ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event - The Official History of ASIO 1949-1963
Thursday, 9 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
ANU Graduate Studies Information Evening
Tuesday, 14 October 2014 at 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event with Graeme Simsion
Tuesday, 14 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
 
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