Foreign Minister opens Middle East conference
Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has opened an ANU conference on the Middle East, using her speech to express concern about the recent violence in Iraq and Syria.
New Dean for ANU College of Business and Economics
The Australian National University has appointed Professor Shirley Leitch as Dean of the ANU College of Business and Economics.
ANU appoints new Public Policy Fellows
Seven new Public Policy Fellows, including two of the country’s top senior public servants, have been appointed to the nation’s most influential policy forum.
VC joins student debate on education reforms
Vice-Chancellor Ian Young has taken part in a student debate on university deregulation.
Deregulation of student contributions
Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Young and Chancellor Professor Gareth Evans have joined the debate about future university funding, calling for deregulation of student contributions so Australian universities can better compete with the best in the world.
Distinguished alumni honoured
Businesswoman Thérèse Rein and international art scholar Dr Michael Brand have been honoured by ANU as joint winners of the annual Alumnus of the Year award.
Tuckwell Scholars meet the PM
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has taken time out of his busy schedule to meet with the first 25 Tuckwell Scholars at Parliament House.
MacIntyre moves to senior leadership role at RMIT
Professor Andrew MacIntyre, Dean of the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, has announced he will be stepping down from his position at the end of February 2014.