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Medicinal cannabis research receives $1.5m boost

A new University of Adelaide trial will explore the use of personalised medicinal cannabis dosing to prevent common and impactful symptoms of treatment in advanced cancer thanks to Federal Government funding of $1.5 million.

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SA ready to lead COVID-19 vaccine production

South Australia is uniquely placed to play a vital role in expediting the nation’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout.

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Provocation Repealed: Research Tuesdays

‘Gay panic’ is no longer accepted as a defence for murder in South Australia. Why and what is the likely impact of the change to the law?

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Scholarship for First Nations law student

A student from the University of Adelaide’s Adelaide Law School has received a scholarship from one of the legal community’s peak bodies to help her finish her studies.

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Vice-Chancellor helps raise awareness of homeless plight in Adelaide

Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Høj AC will join other South Australian community and business leaders at the Vinnies CEO Sleepout, to raise funds for and awareness of homelessness in the community.

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News in brief

Pills prepare for life outside ISS

Pills sent into space by the University of Adelaide are being prepared to be installed outside the International Space Station (ISS).

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Inaugural Rover Challenge proves a winner

Rover teams competed in four challenges at the inaugural Australian Rover Challenge (ARC) on North Terrace campus on 27 and 28 March.

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Lifetime of mathematical achievement recognised

The University of Adelaide’s Professor Mathai Varghese FAA has been awarded the prestigious Hannan Medal by the Australian Academy of Science for his career-long outstanding contributions in the field of geometric analysis.

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Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

In war-torn Baghdad, the lives of two American Marines and an Iraqi translator are forever changed by an encounter with the ghost of a quick-witted tiger who haunts the city’s ruins. Rajiv Joseph’s ground breaking Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award nominated play explores the perils of human nature and the absurdities of war.

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