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Series 1446 - Sports Association News Cuttings

Date Range1988 - 2002
Quantity4 cm, 1 album
ProvenanceAdelaide University Sports Association

These news cuttings were mostly collected in the late 1990s and early 2000s during the tenure of Sports Association Executive Officer Gloria Chester. The articles making up the first item are not related directly to sport but rather constitute a general reference file covering university-wide issues of funding, student unionism, university management and the retirement, resignation or appointment of prominent University administrators. The following items consist of articles on the achievements of members of specific sporting clubs including rowing, athletics, soccer, Judo, and cricket respectively. The final item consists of miscellaneous articles on various sports. Cuttings are mostly from the Advertiser, the Messenger and University publications On Dit and the Adelaidean.

Inventory Listing

General University News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- Professor with a radical image (Mary O\x92Kane) (Advertiser, 2001)
- Maestro with a mental edge (Colin Pickering) (Advertiser, undated)
- Unions lift game fro the nineties (Fin. Review, 1993)
- The Interview: James McWha (Advertiser, 2002)
- Pledge to restore fabric of a great university (Advertiser, 2002)
- University Sport: past, present and future by John Setchell (Adelaidean, circa 1997)
- New senior manager appointed (Dr Norman Ashton) (Adelaidean, circa 2001)
- Uni vice-chancellor named Tall Poppy (Mary O\x92Kane) (Advertiser, circa 2001)
- Chancellor\x92s nightmare (De Crespigny) (Australian, 2001)
- Glister fades as miner\x92s dividend slashed (De Crespigny) (Advertiser, 2001)
- Something about Mary (Advertiser, 2001)
- William Scammell obituaries from Adelaidean and Advertiser, 2001 + card from widow acknowledging Sports Association condolence note
- Why we don\x92t support University interference with student organisations by SAUA President Brad Kitschke (On Dit, Oct. 2001)
- Union fee blows out by $27 (On Dit, Oct. 2001)
- University sporting fees row (Advertiser, January 2002)
- A great character says farewell (Scammell retirement) (Adelaidean, 1997)
- South Australian [Olympic] Torch Souvenir (Australian, July 2000)
- University backs down on sports ground issue, (On Dit, circa 1988)
- $$ cut may cost students (On Dit, circa 1988)
- The Olympian (Advertiser liftout, August 15, 2000)
- The Olympian (Advertiser liftout, September, 12 2000)
- Union fixture to close this month (Campus Pharmacy) (Adelaidean, December 1997)
- MP accused of disloyalty (Brad Kitschke) (Advertiser, circa 2002)
- Opinion pieces on Union and Sports Association (On Dit, 2002)
- Responses to opinion pieces on Union and Sports Association (On Dit, 2002)
- Union President Responds and letters to the editor (On Dit, 2002)
- Are you picking up the tab for someone else? (Brad Kitschke) (On Dit, 2002)
- Prestige but poor pay prospects (Advertiser, circa 2001)
- Ex-law student awarded $75,000 (Advertiser, circa 2001)
-Card to access uni facilities (Advertiser, undated)

Date Range 1988 - 2002    Quantity 2 cm,
Inventory Identifier 144600001 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Boat Club News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- Adelaide rowers up with best (Amber Halliday and Mark Sparnon) (Adelaidean, undated)
- Rowers primed to blitz Torrens ( (Advertiser, undated)
- Hirst to fly to Adelaide in the Boat Race (Lukas Hirst) (Advertiser, 2001)
- Rowing hero\x92s thrill of lifetime (Lukas Hirst) (Advertiser, 2001)
- Life after rowing but Safe still hurts (Amy Safe) (Advertiser, 2000)
- Going for gold (Amber Halliday) (Adelaidean?)
- Lightweight four in fast lane (Amber Halliday) (Australian, 2001)
- Aussie girls grab slice of history on water (Amber Halliday, Sally Causby, Jo Lips) (Advertiser, 2001)
- Women\x92s eight reach pinnacle (Australian, 2001)
-Emails regarding 2001 Rowing World Championship results, including from Amber Halliday

Date Range 2000 - 2001    Quantity 0.5 cm,
Inventory Identifier 144600002 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Athletics Club News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- Strict rules for Games volunteers (Advertiser, 2000)
- Another Hawker scholar for Adelaide (Philip Kilicoat) (Adelaidean)
- Power pre-season off and running with time trial (Advertiser, undated)
- Coach not faulted for axed walkers (Liam Murphy) (Australian, undated)

Date Range c. 2000 -
Inventory Identifier 144600003 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Soccer Club News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- Soccer, the Australian University Games and Ansett (On Dit, 2001)
- Victoria Uni in goals spree (Bendigo Advertiser, 2001)
- University Games inject $1m (Bendigo Advertiser, 2001)

Date Range 2002
Inventory Identifier 144600004 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Judo Club News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- Our Flame, Our State (Tony Clarke) (Advertiser, 2000)
- A smile from Chungjae as you hit the deck (Chungjae Lee) (Messenger, 2000)
- The blind leading Sydney charge (Anthony Clarke) (Advertiser, 2000)

Date Range 2000
Inventory Identifier 144600005 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Cricket Club News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- Smith\x92s night of medal glory (Michael Smith) (Advertiser, 2001)
- Shrine to a cricketing god (Bradman) (Advertiser, undated)
- Uni powers to flag (cricket) (Advertiser, 1998)

Date Range 1998 - 2001
Inventory Identifier 144600006 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Sports Clubs (Various) News Cuttings

Articles titled:
- 10 killed in SA waters (Jonathon Lee) (Advertiser, 1998)
- Infertile mice lead to research first for Wendy (Wendy Ingram)(Adelaidean, undated)
- Uni ends 3-year drought (football) (Advertiser, undated)
- The Old Blacks set their sights on 1999 (rugby) (Adelaidean, 1997)
- Sweet victory for Uni baseball team (Adelaidean, undated)
- Uni claims broomball crown (On Dit, 1996)
- Shooting Stars (Kate Slatter) (Messenger?, undated)
- $600,000 safety upgrade for bridge (Albert Bridge) (Advertiser, undated)
- NSW player takes Uni title (Susan Barr) (Illawarra Mercury, 2000)
- University\x92s Dutch connection (Jeroen van der Pol) (Advertiser, undated)
- Tropical Lacrosse (Daren Potts) (Adelaidean, 1999)
- AU Tae Kwon Do team excel (Adelaidean, undated)

Date Range 1997 - 2000
Inventory Identifier 144600007 Box Number 1 Series 1446
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
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