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Melbourne Campus development update

ACU will have our Melbourne Campus development case for 115/115B Victoria Parade and Young St carpark sites heard by the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) late next month.

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Orange Sky Laundry partnership announcement

ACU and Orange Sky Laundry have announced a major partnership  during a contract signing event in Canberra yesterday.

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New and Revised Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

A number of employment related ACU policies and related documents have recently been updated.

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Engagement in Brisbane

A message from the Associate Vice-Chancellor Queensland, Professor Jim Nyland: The fifth Annual Australian Catholic University Vice-Chancellor and President/Archbishop of Brisbane Catholic Stakeholder dinner and panel discussion signature event: Truth and Love in a time of Fear: Australia up close and Personal, took place in March this year in Brisbane.

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Unisuper events

Explore the list of upcoming UniSuper events available to ACU staff.

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Wellbeing Series: Mens Wellbeing

Register now for the upcoming Mens Wellbeing Video Conference.

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Exercise Metabolism Symposium

ACU played a lead role at the second Exercise Metabolism Symposium this week in Gothenburg, Sweden. The Symposium was organized by Professor John Hawley from the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research together with colleagues from the Karolinska Institute and the Cell Metabolism Journal.

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Does only one religion preserve truth?

What do other religious traditions say about matters of ultimate concern? Explore these questions, and hear from world-leading experts in comparative theology, including Professor Francis X Clooney SJ, Harvard University, at the upcoming Asia-Pacific Conference on Comparative Theology (19-20 July).

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Opportunity to include an additional item/question in the SELT survey

There is an opportunity to include an additional item/question in the Student Evaluation of Learning and Teaching (SELT) survey for units that are offered in Professional Term 4.

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Amended Delegations of Authority Policy & Register

Amendments to the Delegations of Authority Policy & Register were approved by Senate on 10 April.

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ACU in the media 17 - 24 May 2017

Keys to Indigenous success, exercise links to cancer survival and school principal assault rates are some of the stories featuring ACU in the media this week.

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Gravity defying sculpture installed

A gravity defying petal of overwhelming proportion now resides over the Melbourne ACU Arts Precinct laneway.

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Turnitin update

The Learning & Teaching Centre (LTC) advises all academic staff that the following Turnitin issue has arisen in LEO as a result of a recent upgrade by Turnitin: Editing Lecturer not being enrolled in new Semester 2 units.

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Course Completion Information Sessions

Training in the course completion process is available to Academic and Professional staff who are new to ACU or would like to refresh their knowledge of the process.

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Innovation Opportunities in Global Education Markets

Come along to the first Edtech Innovation series event on 31 May in North Sydney, delivered in collaboration with ACU Collaborate Plus and the North Sydney Innovation Network (NSIN).

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Songs of Hope and Peace

Staff are invited to attend an evening of music at the upcoming Brisbane student and community choir end of semester concert on 31 May.

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Is weight loss the best approach to treating obesity?

Feed your mind on 7 June at the Centre for Health and Social Research's monthly lunchtime research seminar series. This month, Associate Professor Leah Brennan will discuss whether weight loss is the best approach to treating obesity.

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Learn about the public website project

Join the public website project team on 6 June to find out how the public website project is developing, in the first of our video conference sessions.

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Delivering a Model of Integrated Service Management

A message from the Chief Operating Officer, Dr Stephen Weller:  Corporate Services is undertaking a two-year project which will transform the way that our services are delivered to ACU staff.

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Leave Management Lunchbox Sessions

Register now for upcoming Leave Management for Staff and Leave Management for Supervisors lunchbox sessions.

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Adelaide tab

Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

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Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

Read more about 2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

Read more about University Games coaches wanted

Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) are a free academic support program that uses peer led group study to help students, particularly first year students, succeed in specific units. The program focuses on units with high failure or withdrawal rates or those that students perceive to be difficult.

Read more about Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

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Ballarat tab

Recognition for Ballarat Campus buildings

Two Ballarat Campus buildings were recognised at the prestigious National Trust Ballarat Branch Heritage Awards this month.

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Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

Read more about Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

Aquinas Health Sciences building officially opened

The St. Brigid Health Sciences Building at the Aquinas Campus in Ballarat was officially blessed by the Most Reverend Bishop Paul Bird CSsR  MA DD, Bishop of Ballarat and opened on Friday 7 April.

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Appointment of Aquinas Campus Dean

A message from Associate Vice-Chancellor Victoria Dr John Ballard: I am pleased to advise that we have appointed Professor Bridget Aitchison as the Campus Dean for the Aquinas Campus, Ballarat, to succeed Associate Professor Joe Fleming on his retirement.

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2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

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University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

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Aquinas Campus engaging and impacting upon Ballarat

Recently, more than 200 citizens of Ballarat came together at the Regent cinema in Lydiard Street to celebrate and promote the impact that ACUs Clemente program continues to make upon the community.

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New lease on life for ACU sculpture

A 29-year-old work by renowned sculptor Ernst Fries will soon have a new lease on life at ACUs Ballarat Campus.

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Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) are a free academic support program that uses peer led group study to help students, particularly first year students, succeed in specific units. The program focuses on units with high failure or withdrawal rates or those that students perceive to be difficult.

Read more about Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Free flu vaccinations for staff

Its time for you to get your annual influenza vaccination. ACU encourages all staff, including casuals and sessional staff, to participate in the program, voluntarily and free of charge.

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Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Find out what rules apply to International Students studying at ACU on a student visa.

Read more about Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Ballarat Graduation

Staff registration for Ballarat Graduation will close Wednesday 22 March.

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Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

Read more about Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

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Brisbane tab

Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

Read more about Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

Read more about 2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

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Brisbane Graduation

Staff registration for Brisbane Graduation will close Wednesday 12 April.

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Cafe blessing

Blessing of Brisbane Cafe -  a message from ACU Brisbane Chaplain, Fr Harry Chan ofm.

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Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) are a free academic support program that uses peer led group study to help students, particularly first year students, succeed in specific units. The program focuses on units with high failure or withdrawal rates or those that students perceive to be difficult.

Read more about Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

News from the QLD Equity Pathways Team

Erin, Jake and Mel have been busy raising the aspirations of school students from backgrounds typically under represented in higher education.

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World Social Work Day, 21 March - Brisbane

World Social Work Day is an event celebrated by all members of social work fraternity.  The International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW), launched this event in 1987 and since then the day is celebrated on the official date every year on third Tuesday in March.

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HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Two face-to-face only workshops intended for staff who are yet to complete Supervisor Accreditation and are interested in seeking accreditation to supervise Higher Degree by Research candidates.

Read more about HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Mental Health First Aid Workshops

Exciting opportunity to attend the Mental Health First Aid workshop! This two day workshop is aimed at all staff wanting to develop their knowledge about mental health issues and how to support others in their workplace, community and personal networks.

Read more about Mental Health First Aid Workshops

Free flu vaccinations for staff

Its time for you to get your annual influenza vaccination. ACU encourages all staff, including casuals and sessional staff, to participate in the program, voluntarily and free of charge.

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Staff invited to join the ACU Brisbane Community Choir

ACU Brisbane staff and their family and friends are invited and encouraged to join the ACU Brisbane Community Choir.

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Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Find out what rules apply to International Students studying at ACU on a student visa.

Read more about Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

Read more about Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

Academic appointed to Therapeutic Goods Administration as Specialist Advisor

Dr Roger Lord from the School of Science (ACU, Brisbane) has been appointed to the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) as a Specialist Advisor for organ and tissue transplantation and infectious diseases, bacteriology and virology, liver transplantation and clinical biochemistry.

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Brisbane students choose ACU for industry experience and job prospects

ACU's Brisbane Campus showed steady growth in 2017, with nursing and allied health services continuing to generate strong interest, and more applicants than ever applying to study a double degree.

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New year, new you with fitness classes on Brisbane Campus

Health, Sport and Wellbeing are offering midday fitness classes to staff during Summer Recess (January and February). Disciplines include boxing for fitness, pilates and yoga!

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Canberra tab

Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

Read more about Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

Worlds Greatest Shave at the Canberra Campus

ACU student ambassador Mark Rigby has raised over $1600 for the Leukaemia Foundation by shaving his head at the Canberra Campus on 30 March.

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2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

Read more about 2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

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Canberra Graduation

Staff registration for Canberra Graduation will close Wednesday 12 April.

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Sod-turning for new Canberra Campus building

Construction of the Canberra Campuss newest building will soon be underway, with an official sod-turning event held on Tuesday, 14 March.

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Free flu vaccinations for staff

Its time for you to get your annual influenza vaccination. ACU encourages all staff, including casuals and sessional staff, to participate in the program, voluntarily and free of charge.

Read more about Free flu vaccinations for staff

Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Find out what rules apply to International Students studying at ACU on a student visa.

Read more about Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

Read more about Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

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Melbourne tab

Mary Glowrey Museum to open

A message from the Associate Vice-Chancellor Victoria, Dr John Ballard: After three years of discussion and planning, the Mary Glowrey Museum will open this month on the St. Patricks Campus.

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Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

Read more about Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

FHS PORT Open Classroom

Ever wondered what your Faculty of Health Sciences colleagues are doing in their classrooms? Then register today as an observer for an FHS PORT (Peer Observation and Review of Teaching) Open Classroom session during Week 10 (8 to 12 May).

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Volunteers needed

Volunteers are urgently needed to support the Atherton Gardens Homework Club in Melbourne.

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Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Melbourne Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to attend the upcoming Melbourne Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Melbourne Graduation

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

Does the time you eat affect your health?

Are you male? Aged 30 - 45 years? Overweight? Or do you know someone who is? The Centre for Exercise and Nutrition are recruiting for a world-first 24 hour trial investigating how the timing of meals affects health and metabolism.

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2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

Read more about 2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

Read more about University Games coaches wanted

Office 365 Awareness Sessions - Melbourne Campus

The IT directorate would like to invite Melbourne-based Staff to attend an Office 365 Awareness session run by Microsoft.

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HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Two face-to-face only workshops intended for staff who are yet to complete Supervisor Accreditation and are interested in seeking accreditation to supervise Higher Degree by Research candidates.

Read more about HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Mental Health First Aid Workshops

Exciting opportunity to attend the Mental Health First Aid workshop! This two day workshop is aimed at all staff wanting to develop their knowledge about mental health issues and how to support others in their workplace, community and personal networks.

Read more about Mental Health First Aid Workshops

Free flu vaccinations for staff

Its time for you to get your annual influenza vaccination. ACU encourages all staff, including casuals and sessional staff, to participate in the program, voluntarily and free of charge.

Read more about Free flu vaccinations for staff

Brunswick Street Market

ACU has worked closely with the organisers of the Brunswick Street Market to provide a community service and make available St. Mary of The Cross Square to our community.

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Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

Calling all cyclists

The ACU/YSAS Murray to Moyne cycling team are looking for riders and drivers.

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Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Find out what rules apply to International Students studying at ACU on a student visa.

Read more about Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

Read more about Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

Position Vacant

Position Vacant: Associate Director, Student Programs

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Register for Melbourne Spring Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the Melbourne Spring Graduation Ceremony.

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North-Sydney tab

Research Ethics Information Session

You are invited to attend an information session on Research Ethics at the North Sydney Campus on Tuesday 30 May.

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Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

Read more about Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

NSW International Student Awards 2017

ACU International would like to kindly request nominations from staff members for the NSW International Student Awards. If you know an international student who you believe has had significantly participated in community engagement activities we would like to hear from you.

Read more about NSW International Student Awards 2017

Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Sydney Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to attend the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Sydney Graduation

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

Research Ethics Information Sessions (Update)  North Sydney Campus

You are invited to attend information sessions on Research Ethics at the North Sydney Campus.

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2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

Read more about 2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

Read more about University Games coaches wanted

Research Ethics Information Sessions - North Sydney Campus

You are invited to attend two information sessions on Research Ethics at the North Sydney Campus.

Read more about Research Ethics Information Sessions - North Sydney Campus

Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) are a free academic support program that uses peer led group study to help students, particularly first year students, succeed in specific units. The program focuses on units with high failure or withdrawal rates or those that students perceive to be difficult.

Read more about Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Two face-to-face only workshops intended for staff who are yet to complete Supervisor Accreditation and are interested in seeking accreditation to supervise Higher Degree by Research candidates.

Read more about HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Harmony Day

Come and celebrate Harmony Day with us!

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Mental Health First Aid Workshops

Exciting opportunity to attend the Mental Health First Aid workshop! This two day workshop is aimed at all staff wanting to develop their knowledge about mental health issues and how to support others in their workplace, community and personal networks.

Read more about Mental Health First Aid Workshops

Free flu vaccinations for staff

Its time for you to get your annual influenza vaccination. ACU encourages all staff, including casuals and sessional staff, to participate in the program, voluntarily and free of charge.

Read more about Free flu vaccinations for staff

Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

The third annual Barry O'Keefe Lecture

The third annual Barry OKeefe Memorial Lecture took place in the Peter Cosgrove Centre, Tenison Woods House, on 15 February 2017.

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Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Find out what rules apply to International Students studying at ACU on a student visa.

Read more about Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Indigenous specialisation finds wings

12 peoples from professional education positions engaged in the first cohort of the Indigenous specialisation strand of the Master Education Leadership last week.

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Thomas More Law School Lecture - Human Rights in Australia

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?

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Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

Read more about Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

Position Vacant

Position Vacant: Associate Director, Student Programs

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Register for Sydney Spring Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Register for Sydney Spring Graduation

Register for Sydney Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Register for Sydney Graduation

Sydney Spring graduation ceremonies

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Sydney Spring graduation ceremonies

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Strathfield tab

Research Ethics Information Session

You are invited to attend an information session on Research Ethics at the North Sydney Campus on Tuesday 30 May.

Read more about Research Ethics Information Session

Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

The Research Study Program (RSP) provides academic staff with the opportunity to focus on developing their research.

Read more about Research Study Program for academic staff: Applications open until 30 June

NSW International Student Awards 2017

ACU International would like to kindly request nominations from staff members for the NSW International Student Awards. If you know an international student who you believe has had significantly participated in community engagement activities we would like to hear from you.

Read more about NSW International Student Awards 2017

Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Register now for the inaugural Students, Learning and Teaching Conference on Friday 14 July in Sydney. This year the conference will focus on the theme 'engaging students for success'.

Read more about Students, Learning and Teaching Conference 2017

Sydney Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to attend the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Sydney Graduation

Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

If you're currently collaborating with research partners in Germany or considering teaming up with a specific German research group, then the Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme may be the ideal opportunity.

Read more about Applications open to strengthen your research collaboration with Germany

Research Ethics Information Sessions (Update)  North Sydney Campus

You are invited to attend information sessions on Research Ethics at the North Sydney Campus.

Read more about Research Ethics Information Sessions (Update)  North Sydney Campus

2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

Entries for the 2017 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Prize for Poetry are now welcome, with writers competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.

Read more about 2017 ACU Prize for Poetry now open

University Games coaches wanted

Calling all ACU staff - do you have a coaching qualification and/or coaching experience?

Read more about University Games coaches wanted

Research Ethics Information Sessions - North Sydney Campus

You are invited to attend two information sessions on Research Ethics at the North Sydney Campus.

Read more about Research Ethics Information Sessions - North Sydney Campus

Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) are a free academic support program that uses peer led group study to help students, particularly first year students, succeed in specific units. The program focuses on units with high failure or withdrawal rates or those that students perceive to be difficult.

Read more about Introducing PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Two face-to-face only workshops intended for staff who are yet to complete Supervisor Accreditation and are interested in seeking accreditation to supervise Higher Degree by Research candidates.

Read more about HDR Supervisor Training - July 2017

Free flu vaccinations for staff

Its time for you to get your annual influenza vaccination. ACU encourages all staff, including casuals and sessional staff, to participate in the program, voluntarily and free of charge.

Read more about Free flu vaccinations for staff

Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

How do you get in the door to see a busy government minister? What do you say when you do? These were some of the questions answered at the recent Whole of Government Strategy Training sessions.

Read more about Whole of Government Strategy Training delivered

Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Find out what rules apply to International Students studying at ACU on a student visa.

Read more about Legislative requirements relating to international student enrolments

Igniting capacities in Cambodia: A staff members reflection

ACU International staff member Cherry Gan shares the story of her community engagement experience in Cambodia.

Read more about Igniting capacities in Cambodia: A staff members reflection

Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

ACU staff, family and friends have just returned from a 16 day pilgrimage throughout Italy with the theme Art, Beauty and the Church. One participant, Susan Lafferty shares her experiences of the tour.

Read more about Bella Italia - a trip of a lifetime!

Register for Sydney Spring Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Register for Sydney Spring Graduation

Register for Sydney Graduation

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Register for Sydney Graduation

Sydney Spring graduation ceremonies

Registration is now open for staff wishing to participate in the Academic Procession at the upcoming Sydney Graduation Ceremonies and accompanying Graduation Mass.

Read more about Sydney Spring graduation ceremonies

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