1 July 2016 6:30 PM to 29 July 2016 7:30 PM
A series of lectures celebrating the centenary of General Relativity: Einstein’s most magnificent theory
18 July 2016 6:00 PM to 8 August 2016 8:30 PM
In partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria’s exhibitionD egas: A new vision
, the Faculty of Arts is proud to present a four-part masterclass series on the life and art of Edgar Degas, one of the most recognizable grand masters of French modernism.
26 July 2016 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
The Copland Alumni Network invites all Business and Economics' Copland Scholar alumni and current students to join them for a fun night out, reconnecting with fellow Copland Scholars, networking and testing their problem solving skills at TRAPT - Bar and Escape Rooms.
Note this event is only open to Copland Scholar students and alumni from the Faculty of Business and Economics
26 July 2016 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Hosted by Professor Paul Kofman, Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics, all University of Melbourne alumni are invited to attend an alumni reception at Australia House on Tuesday 26th July. Enjoy the opportunity to broaden your network, hear the latest University news, and enjoy a short keynote address from Business and Economics alumna and chocolate expert, Jennifer Earle.
28 July 2016 6:00 PM to 7:00 PMHow Red Army Soldiers became Hitler’s Collaborators, 1941-1945
28 July 2016 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM How to be a Pragmatist presented by Professor Elizabeth Anderson
2 August 2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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2 August 2016 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMThe 2016 Miegunyah Philosophy Lecture
3 August 2016 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Presented by Associate Professor Lisa Ford
4 August 2016 to 6 August 2016
An Exhibition and Symposium to mark the 50th Anniversary of China's Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution
4 August 2016 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Civilisation and Violence in the Nineteenth Century
15 August 2016 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Co-hosted by the Asia Institute, the Melbourne School of Government, and the Centre for Asian Business and Economics
What is the outlook for the Indonesian economy in the midst of global economic pressures, and how is President Joko Widodo's administration tackling the country's key domestic and international economic challenges? Join us for a public lecture by His Excellency Professor Bambang Brodjonegoro, Indonesian Minister of Finance, on Indonesia's Future Economic Prospects.
16 August 2016 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Melbourne Graduate School of Education Dean’s Lecture Series 2016: Professor Mark Wilson, Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley, and Assessment Research Centre, Melbourne Graduate School of Education.
16 August 2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Novel science research driving green cities.
This year, Burnley campus will be celebrating 125 years of horticultural education. As part of the celebrations we are holding four part research seminar series.
The second seminar in the series will also form part of Science Week and will highlight the research of early career scientists. Postgraduate students working in the urban jungle will present highlights from their research into making vegetation work better for greener cities.
18 August 2016 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Alice Barber Lecture 2016
Fidgety Phil and head in the air Johnny: What is ADHD and why is it still so
Professor David Coghill
Financial Markets Foundation Chair of Developmental Mental Health
Departments of Paediatrics and Psychiatry, University of Melbourne
Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne
18 August 2016 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
19 August 2016 7:00 PM to 11:59 PM
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The Business and Economics Young Alumni Committee is hosting the 2016 Business and Economics Young Alumni Ball. Recent graduates and young alumni of the faculty are invited to attend with their guests.
22 August 2016 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Co-hosted by the Asia Institute and Indonesia At Melbourne.
Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo’s contrasting approach to foreign policy compared to his predecessor Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono stands to reshape Australia-Indonesia ties. The bilateral relationship developed robustly under Yudhoyono, considered by many to be a great friend of Australia. But within Indonesia Yudhoyono incurred criticism as too concerned with Indonesia’s international image, at the expense of taking decisive action against Australia when it transgressed the bounds of friendly behaviour.
22 August 2016 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Len Tierney Lecture 2016
Lives lived in out of home care: Using research evidence to improve outcomes for children
Dr Fred Wulczyn, Senior Research Fellow, Chapin Hall, University of Chicago
1 September 2016 6:45 PM
To mark the launch of the Digital Film Archive, presented as part of the VCA’s Film and Television 50 Year Anniversary
celebrations, alumni are invited to attend a special evening with award winning film alumnus Ariel Kleiman, director of the chilling drama Partisan which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015.