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Issue 5
12 March 2007


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NORTHERN EDITIONS
FEATURE PRINT

Northern Editions feature print: Wangarra Spirit Figures 1999

England Bangala
Wangarra Spirit Figures 1999
Etching; image 66 x 49 cm, paper 78 x 61 cm
$500 GST inclusive


STUDENT PROFILE

Bryce Williams

Bryce Williams, school based apprentice

What are you studying @ CDU?
School based apprenticeship – Boilermaker.
Why did you want to study @ CDU?
A lot of my good mates were coming to CDU as a part of their trade, so I did as well.
What are your career goals?
To be qualified and be able work on oil rigs as an underground welder.
What do you like best about CDU?
The variety of people around campus makes study here interesting.


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TOP NEWS STORIES

Professor Kym Fraser

New professor brings UK experience to CDU

CDU’s new Professor and Leader of the Teaching and Learning Development Group brings five years of experience working at the universities of Oxford and Warwick to her new post. Read more >>

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EVENTS

12 March : The Turtle and Dugong Project and the Bardi-Jawi Rangers - CDU/AIATSIS seminar series
12 March : Recent disasters in our region: Australian Government donor response - MSHR seminar series
13 March : Artist's forum - Elka Kerkhofs
16 March : Indigenous EarInfoNet Project launch - MSHR event
16 March : Keeping talent for treating Territory teeth - a pilot study of professional mobility - SSPR seminar series
19 March : What do we know about individuals working in Indigenous health research? - MSHR seminar series
20-31 March : Estranged tales - CAH gallery exhibition
23 March : Claudio Maccari and Paolo Pugliese - 2007 CDU concert series
For more information go to What's On >>
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RESEARCH

Call for applications for Research Panel Infrastructure Support Scheme 2007

The CDU Research Panel has funding to allocate in 2007, on a competitive basis, to research infrastructure initiatives. Read more >>

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INTERNATIONAL

International students welcomed to CDU at orientation 2007

CDU welcomes new intake of international students

The International Office welcomed over 160 new international students originating from over 39 different countries this semester. Read more >>

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VTE

Ben Everett

Fast-tracking towards a career in child care

A year 11 and year 12 student at Centralian Senior Secondary College have worked out how to graduate from high school and at the same time gain qualifications toward their career choice of child care. Read more >>

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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

CDU welcomes Timorese soldiers

CDU welcomes Timorese soldiers

A group of East Timorese soldiers have recently commenced studies with CDU as a part of a new initiative to bridge the educational gap between the Timorese and Australian education systems. Read more >>

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STUDENTS

Department of Foreign Affairs employer visit

Charles Darwin University’s Casuarina Campus will host the Department of Foreign Affairs employer visit on 22 March. Read more >>

NTIS elite athletes visit Casuarina Campus as part of MoU

Elite athletes combine sport with study

Combining sport with study has just become a little easier for the elite athletes of the Northern Territory Institute of Sport. Read more >>

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REGIONAL CAMPUSES

Palmerston Campus report

Recent activities on Palmerston Campus include the opening of the training bakery. Read more >>

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ALUMNI

CDU’s Alumni connects past and present nursing students

CDU’s Alumni connects past and present nursing students

CDU’s Alumni has introduced a mentorship program aimed at fostering collaboration between past and present nursing students. Read more >>

Asriana Kebon

CDU opens doors for Asriana

Asriana Kebon’s journey to CDU was one of professional necessity and one which has opened numerous doors for her career. Read more >>

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ARTS

Estranged tales - CAH exhibition

Estranged tales

'Estranged tales', showing from 20-31 March, is the latest exhibition by Catriona Stanton. Read more >>

Empty North - Pam Oliver

CDU Press recent additions

CDU Press is pleased to announce the recent addition of two new books to the collection. Read more>>

Northern Editions feature print: Wangarra Spirit Figures 1999

Northern Editions feature print

This large etching by England Bangala depicts the Wangarra which are the devil-devil spirits that inhabit the An-nguliny clan waterhole called Wangarra A-juwana in Central Arnhem Land, NT. Read more >>

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