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Sean Grealy, named 2019 South Australian Young Achiever of the Year!


Congratulations Sean!

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Reconciliation Week in Professions


The Faculty of Professions takes part in Reconciliation Week 2019.

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Professions celebrates IDAHOBIT 2019


The Faculty of the Professions Diversity and Inclusion Committee is dedicated to ensuring our students gain an enhanced sense of community and belonging in a positive environment.

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Faculty of the Professions graduate off to the Antarctic


"Walter will join eight others climate change ambassadors in the Antarctic"

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Message from the Executive Dean

John Williams

I’m delighted to return “home” to the University’s Faculty of the Professions – this time, in the role of Executive Dean.  

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Mark Harrington; Alumni in Focus

Mark Harrington

MyCar company founder Mark Harrington is our Alumni in Focus. Mark is also a financial advisor who has worked on international billion dollar projects. MyCar is South Australia’s first and only zero-emission chauffeur service, supporting the City Council’s ambition to make Adelaide the world’s first carbon-neutral city.

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Geoff Harcourt: Alumni in Focus

Geoff Harcourt

Professor Geoff Harcourt is one of the country's most eminent economists and we are exceedingly proud of his long association with the University economics discipline; first as a student and then as a teacher.  He was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours List for his service to higher education as an economist and author.

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University of Adelaide lifts in world uni rankings

DATE: Friday, 16 August 2019 SUMMARY: The University of Adelaide has risen in one of the world's most prestigious rankings, and has been named one of the highest globally ranked universities in Australia, with the release of the 2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

Developing the next generation of wine communicators

DATE: Monday, 12 August 2019 SUMMARY: Wine Communicators of Australia (WCA) and the Adelaide Business School at the University of Adelaide are set to launch a national wine industry mentor program to boost the career trajectory of the next generation of wine communicators. The program will benefit people who will take a leading role promoting Australia's wine industry in their public relations, marketing and communications careers.

Report: Australia should learn from global hydrogen focus

DATE: Wednesday, 31 July 2019 SUMMARY: Countries around the world are now making rapid advances in hydrogen energy technologies and strategy - and Australia has much to learn from their experience, according to the authors of a new report by the University of Adelaide.

Global and national slow down affecting SA economy

DATE: Wednesday, 3 July 2019 SUMMARY: In their latest Economic Briefing Report University of Adelaide economists from the SA Centre for Economic Studies (SACES) are predicting that South Australia's economic performance will continue to be affected by slowdowns round the country and overseas, as well as weakening employment growth and household spending.

Coding boot camp kicks off new partnership

DATE: Wednesday, 26 June 2019 SUMMARY: With demand for skilled tech talent in Australia at an all-time high, the University of Adelaide and workforce accelerator Trilogy Education are partnering to deliver an intensive coding boot camp specially designed for adult learners.

Best foot forward for Shark Tank eSchool winner

DATE: Wednesday, 19 June 2019 SUMMARY: A team that want to assist children born with clubfoot has today won the top prize in the Shark Tank eSchool for their innovative solution. The team, 1 Step At A Time, has won $5000 in prize money.