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EXHIBITION
Chat
Thursday, 3 April 2014 - Saturday, 3 May 2014
ANU School of Art Gallery
Chat is a continuation and celebration of the cross-cultural artist exchange between Chiang Mai University (CMU), Faculty of Fine Art and the Australian National University (ANU), School of Art.
EXHIBITION
Back from the field: Visualising ethnographic practice
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 - Saturday, 3 May 2014
ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Ellery Crescent, ANU
Back from the Field is an exhibition of ethnographic photographs taken by postgraduate anthropology students during the time of their fieldwork. It spans across several continents and touches on different aspects of anthropological research.
SYMPOSIUM
Micronesia in Focus Symposium
Monday, 28 April 2014 - Tuesday, 29 April 2014
Hedley Bull Centre (130), Garran Road, Australian National University
This interdisciplinary symposium aims to bring together academics, parliamentarians, policy makers, business leaders, and civil society representatives to share and discuss research and policy issues relevant to the Micronesian region. Day One will open with keynote speaker Dr. Paul D'Arcy, a Pacific historian at the ANU with panels discussing climate change; and fisheries and ocean management. Day Two will open with keynote speaker Dr. Manuel Rauchholz from Heidelberg University. Panel topics include Micronesia as an intermediary region in establishing relations between Australia, the USA, China and Japan; and Micronesia's Future Engagement With the Outside World.
SEMINAR
Ancient Rome in Silent Cinema
Monday, 28 April 2014 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Conference Room, AD Hope #14, Ellery Crescent, ANU
In recent years, Hollywood has released a number of big-budget films set in antiquity, yet cinema has been fascinated with the ancient world and with Roman history in particular ever since it emerged as a new technology more than one hundred years ago.
PUBLIC LECTURE
JCSMR Director's 'Health through Discovery' Public Lecture Series - Personalised Medicine: What is it and how do we achieve it?
Monday, 28 April 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Finkel Lecture Theatre, The John Curtin School of Medical Research, Building 131, Garran Road, ANU
The launch of the new Centre for Personalised Immunology and JCSMR Director's 'Health through Discovery' Public Lecture: Personalised Medicine: What is it and how do we achieve it?
FILM
Film screening of Utopia (with Q&A)
Monday, 28 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Coombs Theatre, corner Fellows & Garran Road, ANU
The ANU will screen Utopia, John Pilger's controversial film on the "struggle and resistance" of Australia's indigenous peoples. The film has attracted high praise and strong criticism around the world. It has been hailed as a chilling exposé and required viewing for all Australians, and condemned as a ludicrous class-war interpretation, lacking balance and objectivity.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Milestones in music: Handel and the violin
Monday, 28 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
School of Music, Level 5, Lecture Theatre 3, William Herbert Place, ANU
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) is renowned primarily as a composer and a keyboardist; we tend to overlook the fact that he began his performance career on the violin. This lecture explores Handel's relationship with the violin, and will be illustrated with musical examples.
OTHER
ANU Anime and Gaming Society Monday Gaming
Monday, 28 April 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!

SEMINAR
Money politics: A report from the Indonesian elections
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Lecture Theatre 3, Hedley Bull Centre (130), corner of Garran Road and Liversidge Street, ANU
Edward Aspinall has just returned to Australia from an intensive period of field research focused on the Indonesian elections. In collaboration with the University of Gadjah Mada, and funded by CDI, he helped to coordinate a team of 50 researchers, visiting 18 provinces, interviewing scores of candidates and campaign workers.
SEMINAR
(Mis)information and the electorate: Political ad claims, political knowledge, and turnout
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 at 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Room 1171, Building 24 (Copland), LJ Hume Centre, ANU
This paper provides the first systematic examination of the relationship between the accuracy of the claims made in political advertising, perceptions and knowledge of candidates, and turnout.
SEMINAR
The new bullying jurisdiction of the Fair Work Commission
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 at 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sparke Helmore Theatre 2, ANU College of Law, Fellows Road, ANU
During this presentation, Commissioner Deegan will identify and discuss the relevant legislative provisions, provide some preliminary observations on the new jurisdiction, and explain the case management model that the Commission has adopted to deal with anti-bullying applications. Commissioner
SYMPOSIUM
Has journalism a future?
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Auditorium, ANU Centre for China in the World, Fellows Lane, ANU
*Please note the venue for this event has changed* Four distinguished commentators will discuss a wide range of topics impacting on journalism today, including digital futures, social media, financial pressures and the ethics of journalism and politics.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Why successful people often feel like frauds - The Imposter Syndrome
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Finkel Theatre, The John Curtin School of Medical Research, Garran Road, ANU
How can it be that so many clever, competent and capable people can feel that they are just one step away from being exposed as a complete fraud?
PUBLIC LECTURE
Sex: A raunchy history of the sex lives of Australians
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Auditorium, ANU Centre for China in the World, Fellows Lane, ANU
Based on research by Associate Professor Frank Bongiorno for his award winning book 'The Sex Lives of Australians: A History' comes this exciting guest lecture. From rustlings under the bedcovers in early Colonial Australia through to the politics of the Sexual Revolution of the 1960s, up to the present. Frank Bongiorno reveals aspects of Australian History previously kept secret. An engaging and colourful lecturer, as well as a gripping historical writer - we hope to see you there to learn new and curious things. Hosted by the ANU History Learning Community.
FILM
ANU German Society Movie Screening: Alles auf Zucker! (Go for Zucker!) (2004)
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Theatre 4, Manning Clark Centre, Union Court, ANU
This week we have the movie screening of Alles auf Zucker! (2004). Join us at 6pm for supper, then at 7pm join us for the movie in MCCT4. Anyone is welcome, including beginning German students, and German exchange students.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Strategies for global gender equity: Enabling women through the media
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Seminar Room, Australian Centre for China in the World Building, Building 188, Fellows Lane, ANU
Panelists Julie McKay, Joanne McIntosh, and Senator Claire Moore discuss strategies for empowering today's women through the modern media.
FILM
ANU Anime and Gaming Society Wednesday Screenings
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Theatre 3, Manning Clark Centre, Union Court, ANU
The ANU Anime and Gaming Society cordially invites all ANU Students, ANU Staff and members of the wider ACT community to join us at our weekly Wednesday Screening event in the Manning Clark Centre from 6pm-8:30pm.
SEMINAR
How does Australia fit into the Asian Century?
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Burton and Garran Hall Lounge, Daley Road, ANU
Burton and Garran Hall's Academic Team is hosting 4 round tables throughout the year. This round table will focus on Australia's place in the Asian Century, with contributions from five experts in their fields.
SEMINAR
Length and time scales in atmospheric physics: How Windlab optimises wind energy economics
Thursday, 1 May 2014 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Leonard Huxley Lecture Theatre, Mills Road, ANU
Atmospheric Physics plays a fundamental role in defining these quantities and a number of case studies will be presented to demonstrate the additional project value that can be attained from appropriate use of the physics.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Inventing the Joint Strike Fighter
Thursday, 1 May 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Copland Lecture Theatre, Kingsley Street, ANU
Dr Paul Bevilaqua discuss how the Joint Strike Fighter has been developed to meet the multi-service, multi-role fighter requirements of air forces around the world.
CONCERT
Chopin's Fundraiser
Thursday, 1 May 2014 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Llewellyn Hall, ANU School of Music, William Herbert Place, ANU
Chopin's Fundraiser is a very special concert event, presented by the ANU School of Music and the 2nd Australian International Chopin Piano Competition Artistic Director, Maciej Pawela.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Like, Comment, Share: Alcohol Advertising on Facebook
Thursday, 1 May 2014 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Law Theatre, ANU College of Law, Fellows Road, ANU
Drink Tank, Australia's conversation space about alcohol is hosting its first ever live event. Join Dr Nicholas Carah and our expert panellists for a night of vibrant conversation highlighting the ways in which alcohol brands promote alcohol on Facebook.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Tango Argentino: Narration of a Nation
Thursday, 1 May 2014 at 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Hayden-Allen Lecture Theatre (the Tank), Copland Courtyard, ANU
This public lecture explores how Tango is a cultural phenomenon that functions as a unique emblematic narrative of Argentine identity.
WORKSHOP
'Memory of the World': nominating to the registers
Friday, 2 May 2014 at 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Theatrette, Sir Roland Wilson Building, Building 120, McCoy Circuit, ANU
'Memory of the World': nominating to the registers Are you considering nominating documentary heritage to a UNESCO Memory of the World Register? This one day Skills Development workshop will outline the processes for nominating to all three registers, providing helpful guidance on developing sound arguments for inscription.
SYMPOSIUM
Differences between Timor-Leste and Australia in the Timor Gap
Friday, 2 May 2014 at 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Innovations Theatre, Innovations Building, Building 124 Eggleston Road, ANU
Please join the Centre for International & Public Law and the International Law Association (ACT Australia Branch) for a half-day symposium exploring the Differences between Timor-Leste and Australia in the Timor Gap.
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MARK YOUR CALENDAR
JCSMR Director's 'Health through Discovery' Public Lecture Series - Personalised Medicine: What is it and how do we achieve it?
Monday, 28 April 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Has journalism a future?
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Why successful people often feel like frauds - The Imposter Syndrome
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  more»
Inventing the Joint Strike Fighter
Thursday, 1 May 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
The architecture of education in Canberra and Beijing
Monday, 5 May 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  more»
ANU Graduate Studies Information Evening
Tuesday, 6 May 2014 at 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
The ANU Medical School Canberra Hospital Campus Open Day
Saturday, 17 May 2014 at 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM  more»
The Big Bang: Was it the origin of everything?
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  more»
ANU/Canberra Times literary event: Camilla Läckberg
Thursday, 22 May 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
 
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