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lumen: summer 2018

The summer issue of lumen is out now.

In this issue:

  • Rupa’s journey as Bangladesh’s first indigenous female to receive a PhD
  • The people and passion behind SA’s only vet school
  • Life in the fast lane – alumni careers in motorsport
  • Matt Parry’s clever crisp taking on Pringles in the US
  • The highs and lows of working in family business

Read the latest edition of lumen

Latest news



New SACES fund boosts relevant research

The SA Centre for Economic Studies (SACES) will further strengthen its contribution to public policy development in South Australia with the establishment of the Independent Research Fund (IRF). The IRF, a collaborative venture between SACES, the University of Adelaide and prominent members of the business community, will analyse some of the most challenging issues facing …



The University of Adelaide’s long history of playing ball

Formed in the early 90s, the Adelaide University Netball Club first recorded formal teams in 1995 as part of the South Australian Netball Association. But, as told by alumna and former Varsity netball player Sandra Reynolds, the University’s involvement in the sport has a long history spanning as far back as the 1920s. “A sadness …



Connections made for life – Experience Adelaide

Moving to a new country as an international student can be a daunting experience. For Trang Le, it was even more challenging as she travelled from Vietnam with her mother and nine month old daughter in tow. Luckily, through the Experience Adelaide program, Trang was connected with Peter Bosneac who would become a cherished friend …