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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




 
12 March 2015 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the Faculty of Arts

The recent international success of Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman, Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity and Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim have altered the popular perception of Mexican cinema and perhaps even of Mexico itself

Cost: Free

Open to: general public.



 
13 March 2015 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Hosted by the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music at the Faculty of VCA and MCM in Melbourne

Ian Holtham - piano
Curt Thompson - violin
Alvin Wong - cello

Robert SCHUMANN - Fantasy in C Major for Piano Op17

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN- Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97 ‘Archduke’

A special concert to celebrate the acquisition of our newest Steinway Concert D, one of four Steinway Concert Ds in the MCM’s collection, the program includes SCHUMANN’s Fantasy in C Major for Piano performed by Ian Holtham and BEETHOVEN’s Piano Trio in B-flat major with Curt Thompson and Alvin Wong.

The piano will be officially launched by The University of Melbourne’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Glyn Davis AC.



Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
18 March 2015 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM


Hosted by International House in Melbourne 

Join the International House community to officially open their new building, which will provide state-of-the-art learning facilities and graduate accommodation.

Cost: Free

Open to: Everyone




 
23 March 2015 6:15 PM to 7:15 PM



Hosted by the Faculty of Business and Economics

Doing Business in Asia: One Size does not fit all Presented by Professor Jane Lu, James Riady Chair in Asian Business and Economics

Cost: Free

Open to:

alumni and general public.




 
26 March 2015 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Social and Political Sciences in Melbourne 

21st century capitalism has led to a growing concentration of economic power and political influence in the hands of small elites. 

Cost: Free

Open to:alumni and general public.



 
27 March 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM


 

Please note, this event is sold out. Due to unprecedented popularity, we are currently investigating a bigger venue or extra dates. Please register your interest at vcamcm-er@unimelb.edu.au to be informed about new tickets when they become available.

Hosted by the Faculty of Victorian College of the Arts and Melbourne Conservatorium of Music in Melbourne

Tonmeister Les Craythorn takes a tour of The University of Melbourne’s Synthi 100, one of the world’s ground-breaking music machines. Manufactured in 1973, it is one of only 30 made and - following recent restoration to its original condition by Les Craythorn– is one of maybe three that have been restored to original working condition. Les will demonstrate some of the important works connected with this machine’s history, including Percy GRAINGER’s rarely realised Free Music.

Cost: Free

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.



 
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 




 
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




  
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