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Three Minute Thesis (3MT®)

It's time to start considering your application for 3 Minute Thesis!

3MT® is an academic competition which challenges Higher Degree by Research students to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance in just three minutes in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. Applications open Monday 23 May.

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Guest Lecture on Japanese Business Etiquette held for Asian Cultures Students

In early May, the Department of Asian Studies invited a guest speaker from Adelaide-based international lean consulting firm, Shinka Management, as part of the Introduction to Asian Cultures undergraduate course.



Nicolas Cage is the most fascinating and exciting actor working today

In Nicolas Cage’s latest film, The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, Cage plays a character called … Nick Cage. This meta-commentary on fame and celebrity, wrapped around a thriller plot, is full of Cage-inspired “Easter eggs” and knowing nods to the audience.



Grace and Frankie is the longest running series on Netflix – and a show for women who don’t see themselves on television

When the final 12 episodes of Grace and Frankie were released, the show became the longest running television series on Netflix.



Launch of the Institute for Sustainability, Energy and Resources

We are excited to announce the launch of the Institute for Sustainability, Energy and Resources (ISER) as a University Research Institute. ISER replaces the Institute for Mineral and Energy Resources (IMER), building on its legacy, while deepening and broadening its considerable success and engagement with key sectors in Australia.



Hughes Professor of Philosophy Emeritus Graham Nerlich

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our friend and former colleague, Hughes Professor of Philosophy Emeritus Graham Nerlich.


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Beyond student & peer review: Other Measures of performance in L&T

Adelaide Education Academy - Beyond student and peer review: Other Measures of performance in Learning and Teaching



Multi-agency intelligence sharing in the United Kingdom: A model for international reform?

In the last two decades commentators from the European Union (EU), North America and South Africa have lauded cooperation between law enforcement and intelligence agencies in the United Kingdom (UK).