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25 February 2014 6:15 PM to 16 December 2014 8:15 PM


Hosted by the Faculty of Arts

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT. However if you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please register.

Ten books that have profoundly altered the way we experience the world presented by ten celebrated scholars.
Cost: $44 - $430

Open to: alumni and general public



 
29 November 2014 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

Human rights pressures on the Olympic Games have risen dramatically in the last decade. In the 20th century, such pressures were largely limited to ensuring nondiscrimination for athletes; now, demands extend to host country treatment of minorities, labour laws, freedom of the press, and more.
Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
4 December 2014 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

The opportunity to work on the ARC grant “Globalising the Magic System” pushed Professor Susan Smulyan to think (again) about both transnational and advertising history and how we research and tell these stories. The sources for advertising history present challenges as advertising agencies, both like and unlike other businesses, refuse access to sources seen as valuable to, or destructive of, the agency’s “brand.”
Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
8 December 2014 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Australian Institute of Art History

Modern, unconventional buildings are supposed to help Central European countries make their mark in Europe as a whole. Especially in Poland, each major city has tried to make a name for itself and to have a building whose form would possess the attributes of an urban icon.
Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
11 December 2014 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies & School of Culture and Communication

Long before James Joyce's brought his allusive novelistic craft to bear on the Odyssey, another Irish novelist, likewise practiced in the art of allusion, Maria Edgeworth, made extensive reference to the Homeric story in perhaps her most important prose narrative, The Absentee (1812). 
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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