Public lectures

There’s always something happening at ANU. Our research is breaking new ground and we want to tell you about it. Take a look at some of the public lectures coming up.

Yoga under the sunset
21
Jun

International Day of Yoga: panel discussion »

5.30–7.30pm
Join us for an evening panel discussion to celebrate International Day of Yoga...
Vinton G. Cerf
26
Jun

The future of the Internet »

5.30–7pm
JG Crawford Oration Vint Cerf will explore areas where serious technical and...
Snowy Mountains Hydro
26
Jun

Costs and benefits of the Snowy 2.0 Scheme »

6pm
"By supercharging the Snowy Hydro precinct, we can ensure affordable and...
Who will save the world? Free public lecture
27
Jun

Who will save the world? »

5.30–7pm
In a time of low confidence in governments, deep distrust of institutions, and...
Sir Richard Feachem
28
Jun

2018 Mitchell Oration - Reengineering the aid industry: a priority for the 21st century »

5.30–6.30pm
The 2018 Mitchell Oration will be delivered by Professor Sir Richard Feachem on...
Katherine Bowie, University of Wisconsin-Madison
29
Jun

Folktales and the politics of humor: the case of the Vessantara Jataka in Thailand »

5–6.30pm
The meanings of folktales change over time.  The Vessantara Jataka is the most...
Sebastian Smee
30
Jun

Writing lives, revealing lives, Portraiture and personhood 20 years of portraits »

10am
The National Portrait Gallery and ANU Centre for Art History and Art Theory...
Professor Sharon Sassler, Dept of Policy Analysis & Management, Cornell University, U.S.A.
03
Jul

Early Career Transitions in STEM Employment: Processes Shaping Retention and Satisfaction »

6pm
Distinguished public lecture presented by Professor Sharon Sassler (Dept of...
04
Jul

Meet the Author: Bob Carr  »

6–7pm
ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Bob Carr will be speaking about his...
05
Jul

Katharine Murphy in conversation with Michelle Grattan »

6–7pm
ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Katharine Murphy will be in...
Dr Fernand de Varennes
05
Jul

The role of international human rights law in the prevention of ethnic conflicts »

6–7.15pm
It is sometimes forgotten that one of the premises of the United Nations'...
Australia and the World
10
Jul

Australian Studies Institute Launch & Inaugural 'Australia and the World' Annual Lecture »

5pm
Australia in the World: Raising our Sights Australia has punched above its...
Mount Stromlo 74 inch dome at night
13
Jul

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night »

7–9pm
Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society...
Mount Stromlo 74 inch dome at night
13
Jul

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night »

7–9pm
Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society...
Earth at night (NASA)
16
Jul

Reflecting on Anthropocene Day – 16 July »

6pm
At 5.29am on 16th July 1945, the world's first atomic bomb was tested in a New...

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