Fun & entertainment

The Pop-Up Village is the Entertainment Hub. Enjoy exhibitions, performance art and music and grab a bite from the vendors and food vans, relax and soak up the festival atmosphere.

Sessions

26 August 2017
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Put yourself in the driver's seat and experience physics in action with our Virtual Reality Racing Car Simulator. Developed as a student research project by science and engineering students, Peter, John, and Nick, this virtual reality racing game monitors the output of the forces you, the driver,... 9am–4pm Add to calendar
 
Head over to the ANU College of Business and Economics to take part in fun games, including the fast-paced Cash Cube, with instant prizes to be won! And bring your friends along to have some photos taken in our free photo booth! 9am–4pm Add to calendar
 
If you're interested in all things STEM* then make sure you visit us on STEM Avenue at Open Day. Come along and grab a bite to eat, dance away to coded music and see some science and engineering demonstrations from resident science show off Dr Graham Walker. You can get a taste of STEM student... 9am–4pm Add to calendar
 
Make sure to stop into the new Pop-Up Village, the temporary heart of ANU, while Union Court is being revitalised. There are many things to do while you're at the Pop-Up Village, including: Grab a bite to eat and a coffee at one of the many food vans or coffee shops Take a virtual tour of the... 9am–4pm Add to calendar
 
See amazing details of the new revitalised Union Court precinct through virtual reality headsets. The Union Court of the future will be the living heart of the ANU campus. Where our community comes together to connect, to engage and share ideas. A vibrant space that becomes an incubator for... 9am–4pm Add to calendar
 
Join Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) for a warm welcome to ANU Open Day and Welcome to Country. In this address, Professor Hughes-Warrington will inspire you with the reasons why ANU choosing to study at ANU is the beginning of a new adventure where you will... 9.30–9.50am Add to calendar
 
The HCC Workshop is a collection of hands-on activities that demonstrate the research that the Human-Centred Computing Research group carries out at ANU. Human-Centred Computing uses the latest technology to explore computer-human interactions to make computers 'think ahead', and be responsive in... 10am–1pm Add to calendar
 
The ANU School of Art & Design is hosting an Open House dedicated to creative arts and design.  Visit us to find out how you can be part of some of the best teaching and specialist workshop facilities available in the world.  Activities will be occurring across all areas of the school and you... 10am–4pm Add to calendar
 
Button up for our Lab Coat Party Get a taste of life as an ANU science student and get involved with some hands-on experiments including visualising sound and programming robots. You will meet some current students and academics in some of our world-class teaching labs. Register before the event... 10am–2pm Add to calendar
 
The ANU Makerspace is an environment that brings students and academics together with the resources, tools, and knowledge to work on projects. The space offers students the opportunity to learn and transfer skills, while solving problems in an active research-led way. The ANU Makerspace forges... 10am–4pm Add to calendar
 
Experience the beauty of jazz at this jazz guitar performance workshop, conducted by Mr Greg Stott from the School of Music.  10.30–11am Add to calendar
 
Our computing and engineering students develop the professional skills and knowledge required to bring great ideas to life. Experience computer science and engineering through hands-on interactive student displays. 11am–3pm Add to calendar
 
Experience Classical and Jazz piano performances throughout Open Day at the Cafe Level 5 in the School of Music. 11–11.30am Add to calendar
 
Experience various ensemble performances by our students and staff from the School of Music in Lecture Theatre 2.  11–11.30am Add to calendar
 
Experience various faculty and student Jazz performances on Balcony Level 4 (courtyard). 11–11.30am Add to calendar
 
Arts & entertainment
It's College against Hall and Hall against Lodge and ... it's a showdown between the beloved mascots of our student residences. Which furry hero will conquer all and do their student community proud?  11.30am Add to calendar
 
Arts & entertainment
Be entertained by a performance from the ANU K-Pop Club's dance crew, K-Rush!   The ANU K-Pop Club embraces all things at the forefront of Korean popular culture including dance, drama, movies, fashion and food through a variety of events.  11.30–11.40am Add to calendar
 
Experience Classical and Jazz piano performances throughout Open Day at the Cafe Level 5 in the School of Music. 12–12.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various ensemble performances by our students and staff from the School of Music in Lecture Theatre 2.  12–12.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various faculty and student Jazz performances on Balcony Level 4 (courtyard). 12–12.30pm Add to calendar
 
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an international competition for research students to showcase their research. Students have three minutes to talk about their research in plain language with only a single Microsoft PowerPoint slide. The ten finalists compete for prize money and one finalist will... 12.30–1.20pm Add to calendar
 
Come along to this chamber open workshop featuring faculty and students from the School of Music. 12.30–1pm Add to calendar
 
Looking to extend your programming and software engineering skills? Join ANU Students and participate in a contest that involves problem solving, programming and lots of teamwork. Students from Shandong University will also participate. If you wish to get involved visit the CSIT building, room... 1pm Add to calendar
 
Experience Classical and Jazz piano performances throughout Open Day at the Cafe Level 5 in the School of Music. 1–1.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various ensemble performances by our students and staff from the School of Music in Lecture Theatre 2.  1–1.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various faculty and student Jazz performances on Balcony Level 4 (courtyard). 1–1.30pm Add to calendar
 
If you're interested in film and video game music composition, this session will take you through a demonstration of industry standard sound engineering software. 1–1.30pm Add to calendar
 
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Don't miss the Japanese-inspired cross-dressing dance and music theatre performance by the oldest Kabuki troupe outside of Japan. Find out more about the ANU Za Kabuki story.  2–2.15pm Add to calendar
 
Experience Classical and Jazz piano performances throughout Open Day at the Cafe Level 5 in the School of Music. 2–2.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various ensemble performances by our students and staff from the School of Music in Lecture Theatre 2.  2–2.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various faculty and student Jazz performances on Balcony Level 4 (courtyard). 2–2.30pm Add to calendar
 
Come along to this chamber open workshop featuring faculty and students from the School of Music. 2.30–3pm Add to calendar
 
Experience Classical and Jazz piano performances throughout Open Day at the Cafe Level 5 in the School of Music. 3–3.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various ensemble performances by our students and staff from the School of Music in Lecture Theatre 2.  3–3.30pm Add to calendar
 
Experience various faculty and student Jazz performances on Balcony Level 4 (courtyard). 3–3.30pm Add to calendar

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