Issue 5
31 March 2008


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NORTHERN EDITIONS FEATURE PRINT

Dallas Gorey's Soccer 2006

Dallas Gorey
Soccer 2006
Etchingv on paper
Image size: 19.0 x 12.5 cm
Paper size: 38.0 x 27.5 cm
Price: $130 inc. GST (last one available!)

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Water in the Top End - Opportunities and Constraints

Registrations are now open for the Charles Darwin Symposium, Water in the Top End - Opportunities and Constraints


TOP NEWS STORIES

Marion Scrymgour and CDU students

NT Govt, CDU supporting a more skilled workforce

The Minister for Education, Marion Scrymgour, recently visited CDU's Casuarina campus to meet with scholarship and bursary recipients in both higher education and vocational educational and training. Read more >>

CDU Virtual Hospital receives funding boost

CDU Virtual Hospital receives funding boost

The CDU Virtual Hospital, also known as the ‘vHospital’, has received a significant funding boost from CDU’s Faculty of Education, Health and Science. Read more >>

EVENTS

1 April : CDU Graduate Recruitment Fair - Casuarina campus
3-25 April : CDU Post Grad in Progress - CDU postgraduate visual arts research candidates exhibition
3 April : Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: The Tropical Australian Experience - Public forum
4 April : 'Disrupted networks': The impact of employee mobility on the knowledge management and innovation capabilities of NT hotels - SSPR seminar series
4 April : Coming and going: The influence of population turnover on place production in the Northern Territory of Australia - SSPR seminar series
5 April : 2008 Young Achiever Awards
7 April : Infant and child mortality in Orissa, India: Patterns and policy responses - Menzies seminar series
8-9 April : Listen Up! Speak Up! ATSILIRN Conference
10 April : Bridging the educational divide: Post-conflict VET education for international students - U3A seminar
10 April : Understanding institutional reform in the Chinese health sector - GSHP seminar
11 April : Review of regulation and legislation regarding feral camel management - SER seminar series
11 April : The role of theory and conceptual depth in research products: Contesting interests in research projects - Education seminar
For more information go to What's On >>

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Charles Darwin Symposium May 2008

Top End water talks

The first in this year’s Charles Darwin Symposia series will focus on the future of water in the Top End. Read more >>

Seminar seeks to understand institutional reform in Chinese health sector

CDU’s Graduate School for Health Practice is planning a seminar to explore the topic: Understanding institutional reform in the Chinese health sector. Read more >>

Territory Culinary Challenge 2008

Chefs take up the challenge

The 3rd annual Territory Culinary Challenge is set to get underway with chefs from 12 of Darwin’s top restaurants ready to tempt diners with new and innovative cuisine from local ingredients. Read more >>

CDU PRESS

CDU Press

Japanese invasion: threat or opportunity?

Solidarity in the face of threat is the theme of two featured books from CDU Press. Read more >>

STAFF

Susan Bandias

CDU lecturer receives rare honour

CDU VET lecturer, Susan Bandias has received a rare honour in being elected a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society. Read more >>

New recruits enjoy morning tea with Vice-Chancellor

CDU Vice-Chancellor, Professor Helen Garnett welcomed new staff during a morning tea just before Easter. Read more >>

 

Arturo Izurieta and Dominica Loong Vivien Lee and Michelle McColm

Visit the photo gallery for more great images from the event.

REGIONAL CAMPUSES

Jane Walker with senior Walpiri women

Case study sees strong Aboriginal management in the bush

A CDU research project examining Aboriginal management in Indigenous Protected Areas is showcasing the high level of motivation and knowledge that local people have for managing country. Read more >>

Melanie Boewing, Christine Feldhaus, Sabina Knight

Bush nursing a big surprise for exchange students

Imagine being paid to study nursing, training exclusively within hospitals and then competing with other graduates for work. Read more >>

ARTS

Dallas Gorey's Soccer 2006

Northern Editions feature print

Dallas Gorey’s etching Soccer is a delightful vignette of children at play. Read more >>