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Young Uni of Adelaide innovator named in Asia-Pacific Top 20

A University of Adelaide researcher, whose work could help revolutionise battery technology, has been given global recognition by being chosen as an MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35.

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Symposium focuses on hot cities

Adelaide – and cities around the world – are facing similar challenges: higher population density, reduced open spaces, rising urban heat, increasing need for cooling to combat the heat, and urban pollution.

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Decriminalisation not deregulation for SA abortion laws

The independent South Australian Law Reform Institute (SALRI) based at the University of Adelaide has recommended major changes to South Australian abortion laws in its report to the Attorney General published today.

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Rural decline not driven by water recovery

New research from the University of Adelaide has shown that climate and economic factors are the main drivers of farmers leaving their properties in the Murray-Darling Basin, not reduced water for irrigation as commonly claimed.

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Export award highlights impact of international education

The University of Adelaide’s reputation for international education has received a major boost, with the University winning a 2019 Australian Export Award.

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Events

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Dec

Being Together - Christmas Carol Concert with Solstice Singers

The Solstice Singers will be performing in a light-hearted concert celebrating ‘being together’, surely the quintessence of Christmas. You will recognise some favourites and enjoy some new pieces - and in the spirit of togetherness, of course you get to sing too!

09

Dec

The Heat and Habitat in Cities Symposium

The Heat and Habitat in Cities Symposium, hosted by the School of Architecture and Built Environment at the University of Adelaide, will bring international and national experts, policy makers, planners, designers and researchers to exchange knowledge and discuss and debate concrete ideas for planning, designing, developing and improving our cities.

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