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Throughout the year the Environment Institute keeps the academic and wider community up to date with the latest scientific trends in environmental issues.

  • 4 Reasons why your PhD will benefit from OzEWEX
    In December 2016, the Intelligent Water Decisions Group had three PhD students participate in the prestigious OzEWEX Summer Institute. They discovered that the Summer Institute was really beneficial. Read on to find out why.   What is the OzEWEX Summer...
    Wed, 25 Jan 2017 20:38:13 +1030
  • Upcoming Event: Science at the Shine Dome
    Every year, Science at the Shine Dome celebrates the rich achievements of Australia’s foremost physical and biological scientists. The 3-day festival is an opportunity for scientists and the public alike to learn new knowledge and will be capped off by...
    Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:13:08 +1030
  • #STEMSelfie celebrates women in science
    Who run the world? Women in STEM! And now social media is behind a push to celebrate the amazing women contributing to the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.The #STEMSelfies campaign challenges stereotypes of what it means to b...
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 10:03:09 +1030
  • Seminar: Fire, Air, Earth, Water – the elemental drivers of the Australian vegetation. Professor Bob Hill
    As part of the Department of Ecology & Environmental Science Seminar Series Professor Bob Hill Executive Dean, Faculty of Sciences University of Adelaide, and Director, Environment Institute will present a seminar entitled: Fire, Air, Earth, Water – th...
    Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:35:27 +0930
  • Win TEDx Adelaide double passes by joining our Instagram competition!
    Just a few weeks ago, we launched our Instagram page, giving you a glimpse into the life of our researchers. To celebrate the launch, we’re giving you the chance to win double pass tickets to TEDxAdelaide, August 26th, 2016 There are two ways to score ...
    Thu, 04 Aug 2016 12:10:38 +0930
  • Vodcast: Using soundscapes to detect forest degradation, Dr Zuzana Burivalova
    Dr Zuzana Burivalova, postdoctoral research fellow from Princeton University, will presented a seminar on the 15th of July entitled “Using soundscapes to detect different degrees of tropical forest degradation”.
    Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:40:02 +0930
  • Seminar: Are humans the dominant force for change in our atmosphere, seas and land?
    The Field Geology Club of South Australia, the Royal Society of South Australia and the Geological Society of Australia (SA Division) jointly present the 2nd Ralph Tate Memorial Lecture by Associate Professor Victor Gostin. Abstract Human control of fi...
    Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:54:01 +0930
  • The 4th National Postgraduate Workshop in Systematics
    The National Postgraduate Workshop in Systematics was held at the University of Adelaide from July 11th – 15th 2016. The workshop runs every second year and this year hosted 32 PhD students, 22 of which originate outside of Adelaide. Specialist staff d...
    Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:29:04 +0930
  • Biological Sciences Postgraduate Symposium recap
    The School of Biological Sciences at the University of Adelaide recently hosted their Annual Postgraduate Symposium. The symposium showcased the amazing academic achievements of the School’s postgraduate students through posters and talks, including th...
    Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:07:52 +0930
  • The Atlas of Living Australia, Dr John La Salle
    As part of the ACEBB Systematics workshop Dr John La Salle, Director of the Atlas of Living Australia at the CSIRO presented a seminar entitled “The Atlas of Living Australia: supporting biodiversity discovery, documentation and analysis”.
    Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:47:12 +0930
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