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24 February 2015 6:15 PM to 24 November 2015 8:15 PM


This event is sold out. Please email Tamsin Courtney at tamsinc@unimelb.edu.au to be placed on the waiting list.

 Melbourne Masterclasses: 10 Great Books 

Hosted by the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne

Ten great books presented by ten celebrated scholars. Join us for the highly anticipated 2015 series.

Cost: $432 - $480

Open to: alumni and general public




 
23 April 2015 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Social and Political Sciences 

Religious communities see their religion as peaceful and its institutions, beliefs and rituals as serving an important space of healing and consolation. However, many of today’s armed conflicts have a religious component 

Cost: Free

Open to:alumni and general public.




 
29 April 2015 9:00 AM to 30 April 2015 4:30 PM




Hosted by the Centre for Workplace Leadership

Held over two days, the Future of Work will bring together business leaders, influences and thinkers, for a series of discussions, debates and demonstrations examining the changing nature of work, new workplace innovations and how we can best prepare for the future.
Cost: AUD$1,350.00 (+$9.95 booking fee)

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
29 April 2015 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies
The lecture will explore how the perception of Arminius changed to make him the mythical founder of a united German nation in the 19th century

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
8 May 2015 9:15 AM to 9 May 2015 5:30 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

A conference to explore the impact of books and writing, fiction and non-fiction, authors, readers and publishers in shaping and subverting the British empire.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
12 May 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the Graduate School of Education

Melbourne Graduate School of Education Dean's Lecture Series: Professor Patrick Griffin 

After a career spanning more than 40 years in the field of educational assessment, Professor Griffin will reflect on assessment changes over this time, how this is linked to teaching and how it is changing teaching practices. He will also predict assessment changes well into the 21st-century.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
21 May 2015 6:15 PM to 9:30 PM



Hosted by International House in Melbourne

International House would like to welcome back residents who lived at the college in 1975 for a reunion, to be held on Thursday 21 May 2015.

Cost: Free

Open to: International House alumni only 




 
26 May 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Melbourne Graduate School of Education Dean's Lecture Series: Professor Gregor Kennedy

Professor Kennedy will detail University of Melbourne research that demonstrates how logging students’ learning behaviours shows that students routinely fail to follow teachers’ pedagogical intent. 

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
28 May 2015 6:15 PM to 9:30 PM


Hosted by International House in Melbourne

International House would like to welcome back its residents who lived at the college from 1957 - 1965 for a reunion, to be held on Thursday 28 May 2015.

Cost: Free

Open to: International House alumni only




 
6 October 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Melbourne Graduate School of Education Dean's Lecture Series: Professor Lea Waters

Professor Waters will share the trends, evidence and advancements occurring in the rapidly growing field of positive education. She will explore how the initial conceptualization of positive education has been broadened and deepened with cutting-edge research techniques such as bio-data and big data.  

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
27 October 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Melbourne Graduate School of Education Dean's Lecture Series: Professor Hamish Coates

Professor Coates will review recent higher education transparency developments, by first defining the idea of transparency in light of new institutional and operating economies. A series of guiding principles for advancing higher education will be explored. Professor Coates will further analyse prominent policies and practices and emerging trends, while highlighting the nature and maturity of transparency.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
17 November 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Melbourne Graduate School of Education Dean's Lecture Series: Professor Jenny Gore, University of Newcastle

Professor Gore will outline her research on quality teaching and quality teaching rounds, emphasising the importance of a strong pedagogical framework and adherence to effective professional development principles in systematically improving the quality of teaching.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



  
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