ANU to host global diplomatic training
The Australian National University is set to host the world’s largest gathering of diplomacy experts and practitioners.
Development Policy Centre secures major grant
The Development Policy Centre at the ANU Crawford School of Public Policy has received a three-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to expand its program of research on Australian aid.
Vale Gough Whitlam
Former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, who has died at 98, held long and enduring links with the Australian National University.
Statement on Woroni forum on Rationality and Terror
The Australian National University supports the decision of its academics to withdraw from a student-run forum on Rationality and Terror.
Physicists build reversible tractor beam
Laser physicists have built a tractor beam that can repel and attract objects, using a hollow laser beam that is bright around the edges and dark in its centre.
ANU wins funding for joint Australian-Indonesian research
A renewable energy supergrid is among seven ANU-led research projects to win funding from the first round of Australia Indonesia Centre (AIC) collaborative research grants.
Who calls the tune? Asia has to dance to duelling trade agendas
Amid the Abbott government’s push to conclude bilateral trade agreements with Japan, South Korea and China, you’d be forgiven for having missed the larger trade negotiations Australia is party to.
Know your campus
Last edition’s Know Your Campus photo was taken near the Sullivans Creek stepping stones behind the Centre for China in the World.