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Series 1407 - Adult/Continuing Education Conferences

Date Range1978 - 1990
Quantity60 cm, 27 folders
ProvenanceOffice of Continuing Education
Description

This series is made up of records related to conferences either convened or co-convened by the University of Adelaide's Department of Adult Education (after 1978 Continuing Education). Most items include correspondence, minutes of meetings, papers and promotional material.

AccessPartially closed
Related Series
Related

1406  Adult Education Material 1948 - 1998

1405  Department of Adult Education News Clippings 1959 - 1973

1411  Department of Adult/Continuing Education Photographs 1964 - c. 1980

1410  Minute Book of the Adult Education Consultative Committee for South Australia 1966 - 1975

Inventory Listing

Focus On Our Southern Heritage (FOSH) Conference Material

The FOSH conference took place between 16th and the 22nd of September 1978. It was jointly convened by the Department of Continuing Education and the Conservation Council of SA. Papers and field trips were centred on the theme of the conservation of South Australia\x92s built and natural environments. Speakers included Harry Butler, Warren Bonython and Robert Ellis. The item consists of correspondence, minutes of meetings, papers and promotional material related to the organisation of the conference.

Date Range 1977 - 1979    Quantity 15 cm, 6 Folders
Inventory Identifier 140700001 Box Number 1 Series 1407
Changing Families Conference

"Changing Families: Third Australian Conference on Adoption" was held at the University of Adelaide, May 14-19 1982. It was convened by the South Australian Social Service Adoption Conference Committee in association with the University\x92s Department of Continuing Education. Keynote speakers included John Fitzgerald and Najma Goriawalla. The item consists of correspondence, minutes of meetings, papers and promotional material related to the organisation of the conference.

Date Range 1981 - 1982    Quantity 18 cm, 6 folders
Inventory Identifier 140700002 Box Number 2 Series 1407
Imprisonment: Alternatives and Public Safety in the Eighties

"Imprisonment: Alternatives and Public Safety in the Eighties" was a seminar held under the auspices of the South Australian Probation and Parole Officers Association in April 1983. Organised by the Department of Continuing Education, the seminar featured Justice Michael Kirby and University of Adelaide law lecturer Dr. Allan Perry as keynote speakers. Included is organisational and promotional material, copies of the two keynote speeches and an article from The Advertiser on the seminar.

Date Range 1982 - 1983    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 140700003 Box Number 3 Series 1407
6th Annual Australasian Study Skills Conference

This material relates to the 6th Annual Australasian Tertiary Study Skills Conference ("Learning to Learn") held at the University of Adelaide in May 1985. The conference was organised primarily by Neil Quintrell of Flinders University with some participation from Office of Continuing Education staff. The item consists mainly of organisational material with several brochures and a lists of conference registrants.

Date Range 1985    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 140700004 Box Number 3 Series 1407
AAANZ '86 conference

The Accounting Association of Australia and New Zealand 1986 Annual Conference ("AAANZ \x9186") was held in August at Flinders University. Sue Moore of the University of Adelaide\x92s Office of Continuing Education played a role in organising the conference as a member of the Operations Committee. The material accumulated by Ms Moore in this capacity includes Committee agenda and minutes, correspondence with conference registrants, brochures and conference papers.

Date Range 1985 - 1986    Quantity 1.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 140700005 Box Number 3 Series 1407
CALITE \x9286 conference

The Fourth Annual Conference of Computer Assisted Learning in Tertiary Education ("CALITE \x9286") was held in December 1986 at the University of Adelaide. Convenors were Ms Glenys Bishop of the Waite Institute and Mr Wennie van Lint of the University\x92s Commerce Department. Sue Moore of the Office of Continuing Education was employed as an organiser. This item consists of organisational material, correspondence with conference participants and attendees, and conference brochures and programs. Also included are original copies of conference papers collected for publication.

Date Range 1986 - 1987    Quantity 7 cm, 4 folders
Inventory Identifier 140700006 Box Number 3 Series 1407
International Symposium On Manganese In Soils And Plants

The International Symposium On Manganese In Soils And Plants was held at the Waite Institute from 22nd to the 26th August, 1988. A major conference and \x91Australian Bicentennial Event\x92, it attracted over 100 conference delegates from around Australia and the world. As a conference organiser Sue Moore accumulated a significant quantity of material including Organising Committee agenda and minutes, correspondence with delegates, promotional and other material. Also included are draft papers and published proceedings.

Date Range 1987 - 1988    Quantity 10 cm, 6 folders
Inventory Identifier 140700007 Box Number 4 Series 1407
Educational Broadcasting: The Challenge of the \x9190s

The "Educational Broadcasting: The Challenge of the \x9190s" conference was held in February 1990 under the auspices of the Public Broadcasting Association of Australia. The conference convenor was Raffaele Tardivo of 5UV and the conference registrar John Pryzibilla of the Office of Continuing Education. The latter collected the material that makes up this item including a brochure, program, correspondence and a newspaper article on the conference.

Date Range 1989 - 1990    Quantity 6 cm, 2 folders
Inventory Identifier 140700008 Box Number 4 Series 1407
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
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Updated 6 November 2013
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