ANU Reporter

Boat people
21
Jul

Word watch – boat people

What’s in a name? In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine Australian National Dictionary editor Amanda Laugesen uncovers the language choices and phases behind the asylum seeker debate. Download our free ANU Reporter tablet app to read this story, and more. Each new edition will automatically download to your Newsstand. Don’t have a tablet? Subscribe […]

21
Jul

Life sentences

The coins in your wallet have many stories to tell. Inspired by a trip to the Royal Australian Mint, in the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine KAREN FOX, PhD ’09 uncovers the stories behind the change in your pocket. Download our free ANU Reporter tablet app to read this story, and more. Each new […]

Photo by Adam McGrath
21
Jul

Politics is no game

In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine, former federal opposition leader DR JOHN HEWSON – Professor and Chair in the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific – discusses the state of political debate and the challenges to develop policies over several governments. […]

120411: Reporter Magazine Portraits. Picture by Belinda Pratten
21
Jul

Why all the change to higher education?

Higher education is front and centre in the debate over the Federal Government’s budget. In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine, ANU Vice-Chancellor PROFESSOR IAN YOUNG AO discusses why the reform agenda outlined by the Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, is probably the most significant in the history of higher education in Australia. Download […]

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21
Jul

Syria – a history lost

In 2011 a chain of peaceful protests in Syria escalated into an ongoing civil war. The previous year, ANU photographer STUART HAY visited the country to explore its ancient past with Emeritus Professor Graeme Clarke from the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences. Take a look at Hay’s stunning collection of photos on life in Syria in the […]

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Tony McMichael
13
Jun

Australia’s defence sector on increasing climate alert

In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine EMERITUS PROFESSOR TONY MCMICHAEL explores the increasing role the Australian Defence Force will play in a world impacted by climate change. Download our free ANU Reporter tablet app to read this story, and more. Each new edition will automatically download to your Newsstand. Don’t have a tablet? Subscribe […]

Besmellah Rezaee
13
Jun

Standing up for social justice

In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine Law graduate BESMELLAH REZAEE, GDLP ’12 argues his case for an Australian bill of rights. Download our free ANU Reporter tablet app to read this story, and more. Each new edition will automatically download to your Newsstand. Don’t have a tablet? Subscribe to receive the next hard copy […]

Old Canberra House
13
Jun

A belated birthday for a distinguished gentleman

Amongst all the celebrations and excitement of Canberra’s centenary celebrations in 2013, ANU missed its chance to celebrate the 100th birthday of one of our most iconic buildings – Old Canberra House. In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine AMY JARVIS tells the story of this charming gentleman. Download our free ANU Reporter tablet […]

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13
Jun

Then & Now: Danny Bishop & Chris Duffield

Affectionately known to each other as Bish and Duff, Danny Bishop, BE (Hons) ’99 and Chris Duffield, BEc ’01, BInfTech ’05, have come a long way since their first days together at ANU. The pair are now successful entrepreneurs and co-founders of the company Organic Response, which has revolutionised wireless lighting control and helped make buildings […]

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13
Jun

Polywater – fact or fiction?

In the 1960s the world of science was taken by storm with the discovery of a new form of water. In the latest edition of ANU Reporter magazine GEORGIA NIELSEN takes a walk down memory lane to look at hype surrounding polywater and the attention it received in the March 1970 edition of ANU Reporter. Download […]

Filed under: ANU Reporter, Science

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