Law and Business
Students from the Faculty of Law and Business embarked on a European study tour in December 2016, visiting London, Brussels, Ghent and Rome.
“I have always wanted to study law. For as long as I can remember, except for a stage when I was five and I wanted to be a bus driver – so I could talk to all the people.”
Red Mass 2017 - celebrating the commencement of the Law TermRed Mass 2017 - celebrating the commencement of the Law Term
On 2 February 2017, a number of Thomas More Law School (North Sydney) students and lecturers attended the 2017 Red Mass at St Mary's Cathedral in Sydney.
Thomas More Law School Lecture - The protection of Human Rights in AustraliaThomas More Law School Lecture - The protection of Human Rights in Australia
The Third Annual Hon Barry O’Keefe AM QC DUniv (ACU) memorial lecture. Australia is the only Western democracy without some form of a bill of rights. Yet by international standards, Australia has a good human rights record. So how are human rights protected?
Law school to break free from ‘standard’ legal educationLaw school to break free from ‘standard’ legal education
The new deputy head for Thomas More Law School North Sydney says a big goal within her new role is to assist in taking the school to new heights by offering “something quite different to the standard legal education” model.
Two groups of international ACU students recently worked with NSW government departments in consulting projects and received glowing results. The ACU Faculty of Law and Business 'NSW Government Global Scope Program' offered international students the opportunity to participate in NSW state government consulting projects with the NSW Police Force and the NSW Department of Education.
Law and Business students visit partner Middlesex University LondonLaw and Business students visit partner Middlesex University London
A group of Law and Business students undertaking the first EU Endeavor Study Tour, visited partner university – Middlesex in London for a lecture series delivered by their Professor Tim Evans as part of their third year International Business field experience.
For ACU Commerce student and swimming superstar Mack Horton, 2016 surely must be the most exciting and demanding year. The 20-year-old emerged as one of the biggest success stories of the Rio Olympics, winning gold in the 400m freestyle and taking a bold, public stance against drug use in the sport.
Thomas More Law School celebrates first PhD graduates Thomas More Law School celebrates first PhD graduates
ACU’s Thomas More Law School has already seen the first of its PhD students graduate, ahead of the first undergraduate cohort at the end of this year. The three students are the first graduates of the School, with Kylie Pappalardo and Kunle Ola graduating last month and Ben Atkinson graduating in May.
International students deliver business projects for NSW GovernmentInternational students deliver business projects for NSW Government
ACU international students recently worked with NSW Government departments in consulting projects – receiving glowing results. The ACU Faculty of Law & Business ‘NSW Government Global Scope’ program involved meetings with business mentors. Students learnt a range of skills including research and reporting, teamwork, communication, critical thinking, intercultural awareness and leadership.