Glenthorne National Park has taken a major step closer to becoming a reality, with the official transfer of land from the University of Adelaide to the State Government now signed.
The University of Adelaide recognised the outstanding contributions to society of four eminent Australians during the University’s April and May graduation ceremonies.
Former Prime Minister the Hon. Julia Gillard AC; South Australia’s Chief Scientist, Professor Caroline McMillen; Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Queensland Professor Peter Høj AC; and renowned ecologist Professor Hugh Possingham, were awarded honorary doctorates.
In April the University of Adelaide held an event that explored options for Australia to meet its climate change targets.
In May, SA Education Minister John Gardner announced the Government's support for the University of Adelaide's Open Music Academy.
In February, Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Simon Birmingham launched the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence in International Trade and Global Affairs.
The University of Adelaide hosted the Playford Trust Scholarship Awards in the Scott Theatre recently.