Tuesday, 27 Sep 2016

Diasporas in Action: working together for peace, development and humanitarian response

Diasporas in Action focusses on the innovation and growing impact of diaspora communities in the global humanitarian, peace and development effort. Diasporas in Action is the premier forum to explore and enhance the power of diasporas in Australi...

Thursday, 29 Sep 2016

The State of the Art in Virtual Reality Applications: Workshop and Masterclasses

Virtual Reality (VR) is a transformative technology that is disrupting many facets of traditional business, media and social communications. This is your chance to discover the commercial and creative opportunities firsthand from VR masters Matt L...

Saturday, 15 Oct 2016

Ethereal Eye

Ethereal Eye is a musical homage to the architecture and ideas of Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony, the American architects who, in 1911, won the international competition to design and build Canberra as a new capital for a new nation—a bol...

Friday, 21 Oct 2016

Rethinking Liberation, Emancipation, and Inequality

In this symposium, academics from Melbourne University, Deakin University, University of Divinity, and Australian Catholic University will present their views on subjugation and liberation in light of both philosophical perspectives and theologica...

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Sunday, 23 Oct 2016

Australian Boat Race

The Australian Boat Race is the annual rowing eights challenge between Australia's two oldest universities, the University of Melbourne and the University of Sydney. The venue alternates between the Yarra River in the heart of Melbourne and on the...

Tuesday, 8 Nov 2016

Persons with Disabilities: Cure or Accommodate?

From a medical perspective, disability may be viewed as the result of a physical condition intrinsic to the individual which may reduce that person's quality of life and cause disadvantages. A major purpose of medical research can thus be viewed a...

Thursday, 8 Dec 2016

Festschrift for Professor Marilyn Lake

The University of Melbourne will host a Festschrift to celebrate the distinguished career of historian, Professor Marilyn Lake, on the eve of her retirement. To be opened by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Glyn Davis, the Festschift will feature ...