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lumen: summer 2019

To mark the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in South Australia, the summer edition of lumen highlights some of our many female alumni demonstrating excellence – pioneers in science, politics, arts, law, wine, medicine and media.

In this issue:

  • Vickie Chapman leads the way for generations of women to come
  • Student Courtney Eckert tracks down the heroes and heriones of the suffrage movement
  • Angela Pippos' charge to change the culture of sport
  • Andrea Mason OAM, the community leader giving Aboriginal people a voice at the policy table.

Read the latest edition of lumen

News

10

Dec

Alumni in Focus: Michael Hickin

Marine and Project Manager at Renewables Grid Initiative in Berlin and Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science graduate Michael Hickin is this month’s Alumni in Focus.

10

Dec

Elizabeth Maud McBriar OAM Scholarship

A generous scholarship in the name of Elizabeth Maud McBriar OAM will continue to encourage the University’s best and brightest geology students in their pursuit of education. 

10

Dec

University Council's Annual Meeting on 10 February 2020

On 10 February 2020 the University Council will hold its Annual Meeting of the University Community. It is an opportunity to ask questions about your University and hear from the Chancellor. We do hope you are able to join us.

10

Dec

Vice-Chancellor's End of Year Message

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support this year and wish you all the best for the festive season.

4

Dec

Leading lady

Vickie Chapman leads the way for generations of women to come.

4

Dec

Agents of women's suffrage

With the University of Adelaide in its infancy and the suffrage movement brewing, women’s education and voting rights walked hand-in-hand in late-19th century South Australia.

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Events

10

Feb

University Council's Annual Meeting

The University Council will convene the Annual Meeting of the University Community comprising the staff, students and graduates of the University.

30

May

1997-2001 Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering Reunion

Did you graduate from the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 or 2001? If so, you and your guest are invited to join fellow alumni for a classes of 1997-2001 Civil, Environmental and Mining Reunion on Saturday 30th of May 2020. 

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