Issue 3
Monday
14 March
2016
Charles Darwin University

E-news

Welcome to E-news, Charles Darwin University’s fortnightly news bulletin. Read on to meet the university’s newly appointed Chancellor and to learn about a project that is expected to boost literacy education in the Northern Territory.


Tiwi artist Eymard Tungatalum

Valued Pukumani poles restored at CDU

Three traditional poles representing a Tiwi story of Creation have been revitalised 23 years after they were first erected at Charles Darwin University’s Casuarina campus.

The Pukumani poles symbolise CDU’s ongoing commitment to Indigenous education...

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Other Top Stories


CDU Lecturer in Early Childhood Learning Dr Linda Mahony

Project to help boost NT literacy education

Grammar and punctuation are about to come under the spotlight in the Northern Territory through a project that has attracted a national grant.

Charles Darwin University Lecturer in Early Childhood Learning Dr Linda Mahony and NT Schools assistant...

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Other Research News


CDU hairdressing lecturer Jo-anne Summerhill, Customer Service Operator Theresa Fillmore (centre) and Certificate III in Hairdressing student Roxanne Fletcher

Staff to lose it for leukaemia

Some brave staff from Charles Darwin University will front up for this year’s “World Greatest Shave” to help raise vital funds for Territorians who are affected by blood cancer.

Hairdressing lecturers and students will colour and shave the hair...

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Other Community News


Brenda Muthamuluwuy and Yasunori Hayashi are working together to Yolŋu languages and culture

Unique teamwork opens way to Yolŋu Studies

A unique collaboration between a Japanese man and an Indigenous “Birrkili Gupapuyŋu” woman is helping to teach Charles Darwin University students Yolŋu languages and culture.

Yasunori Hayashi (Nori) came to the Northern Territory from Tokyo in...

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Other Staff News


Second Year Apprentice Maria Hoad identifies a Ube (purple yam) as part of the produce test

Ticket provides golden opportunity

A Charles Darwin University student has impressed at the 2016 Fonterra Proud to be a Chef competition in Melbourne as she rubbed shoulders with celebrity chefs and received several job offers.

Certificate III in Commercial Cookery student Maria...

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Other Students News


Experts on the Go

Transnational Law Research Workshop and Student Showcase
Who: Felicity Gerry QC, Senior Lecturer in Law
When: Wed 16 March, 8am – 6pm
Where: School of Law, Casuarina campus...

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Winsome Jobling, Lex Martin
Frank Gonier, Rob Brown and Daniel Herbyson
Greg Searle and Poppy Searle view artwork
Gillian Mercer, Jane Kennedy and Carole Snowdon

PriNT@CDU A Printmaker's Perspective

An exhibition of "diverse and eclectic" prints from the Charles Darwin University Art Collection is on display in the CDU Art Gallery.

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Self-portrait 1

Self-portrait 1

Franck Gohier (b. 1968, St Nazaire, Brittany, France. Resides in Darwin, NT), 1991

Monoprint 

50 x 34cm [image]

Charles Darwin University Art Collection, CDU135

Reproduced with permission of the artist

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