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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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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.

Business cost savings on State Government contracts

DATE: Friday, 14 June 2019 SUMMARY: South Australian businesses could save more than $20 million a year on tendering for State Government contracts if the procurement process was streamlined and improved, according to Visiting Research Fellow, Darryl Gobbett from the University of Adelaide's South Australian Centre for Economic Studies (SACES).

Vice-Chancellor among alumni awarded Queen's Birthday honours

DATE: Monday, 10 June 2019 SUMMARY: More than 30 members of the University of Adelaide community have today been awarded Queen's Birthday honours, recognising outstanding contributions to their fields.

Outstanding university alumni recognised with awards

DATE: Monday, 3 June 2019 SUMMARY: Six outstanding University of Adelaide graduates have been recognised with awards for their significant impact on their communities and professions on the local and world stage.

How do we meet our climate change targets?

DATE: Friday, 26 April 2019 SUMMARY: University of Adelaide scientists will gather at a special climate change event next week to provide an insight on the options for Australia to meet its climate change targets by 2050.