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Recent graduate: Emma Henke
12
Feb
2021

Recent graduate: Emma Henke

By Evana Ho and Emma Henke Emma Henke’s strong sense of social justice developed early. From Indigenous rights, refugee rights, and...
Diana Tung: What I learnt from my mum's takeaway shop
11
Feb
2021

Diana Tung: What I learnt from my mum's takeaway shop

By Diana Tung In the various iterations of my mum’s businesses, it was always the same. A little greasy takeaway shop where I would spend...
No ape jape: gibbons need protection from COVID-19 too
22
Sep
2020

No ape jape: gibbons need protection from COVID-19 too

Experts studying how tourism affects wild gibbons say visitors should wear PPE masks and have health checks before visiting them.   While...
Indigenous banana cultivation dates back over 2,000 years
12
Aug
2020

Indigenous banana cultivation dates back over 2,000 years

ANU archaeologists from the ANU Achool of Archaeology and Anthropology have found the earliest evidence of Indigenous communities...
Brando’s atoll was holiday getaway for Tahitian royalty
28
Jul
2020

Brando’s atoll was holiday getaway for Tahitian royalty

A paradise lost has been re-discovered by on the tiny Pacific atoll of Teti'aroa, once owned by Hollywood icon Marlon Brando.        The...
Archaeology at home: The Garbage Project
24
Jul
2020

Archaeology at home: The Garbage Project

By Evana Ho   You’ve no doubt seen it in a film or TV show: the private investigator combing through a suspect’s rubbish that was left...
Disciplines ranked top 20 in the QS World University Rankings 2020
06
Jul
2020

Disciplines ranked top 20 in the QS World University Rankings 2020

We are thrilled that the 2020 QS World University Rankings have placed the ANU disciplines of Anthropology, Archaeology, and Development...

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