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Onnie Chan

Onnie Chan

Education has always played a significant role in my life, thanks to my mother’s influence. Now, I am turning a new page because of my studies at the University of Adelaide.

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David Penberthy

David Penberthy

OnDit, the UniBar and other formative experiences.

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Famous visitors

King George signature

A look at the signatures of our history.

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Jubilee and Centenary Celebrations

University Centenary Medal1974 Grant Hancock

Cast a glance backwards at past major milestones.

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Our earliest film


The Maths Lawns in front of the Barr Smith Library have not always been dedicated to gentle academic pursuits.

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Future history

Nineties student

While our history is our foundation, the future is being created now in the minds of our people.

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New Alumni Council Chair

Ms Robyn Mudie

The University of Adelaide Alumni Council has welcomed a new Chair: Ms Robyn Mudie.

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Moya Dodd

Moya Dodd

It was a hot summer day in early 1982 when I ventured onto campus for my first Orientation Week.

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Hieu Van Le

Hieu Van Le

I realised early on that acquiring knowledge was key to starting a new life in a new land.

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Celebrating 150 years!

Lumen: Autumn 2024

Our new look Lumen shares the personal stories of students, staff and alumni – and how our University continues to change lives. Guest “history editor” Keith Conlon explores our past, and how our State and our University have grown together.

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