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Tuesday 31 January 2023

Australia Day awards and honours for academics and community members

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Tuesday 31 January 2023

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Stories

Senior Professor Simon Ville to take up Australian Studies Chair at Harvard University

Renowned scholar to bring historical focus to economic landscape between Australia and United States

Historian Dr Andre Brett wins 2021 Crawford Medal

UOW Honorary Fellow is ‘recasting what it means to be an academic historian in Australia’

An early love of languages sparked Vera Mackie’s fascinating career

Emeritus Professor made immense contribution to fields of gender, sexuality, and culture

'Your government makes us go'

The hidden history of Chinese Australian women at a time of anti-Asian immigration laws

A graduate in his 60s, Keith says it’s never too late to start studying

Indigenous graduate focusing on future in social activism

Emeritus professorship for scholar of gender and sexuality studies

Professor Mark McLelland honoured for his contribution to UOW and to teaching and research


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