Congratulations to all our Learning and Teaching Award Winners this year. A special congratulations to the Faculty of Arts staff who won the following:
“The New Colombo Plan has given me the opportunity to spend a year of my life seeking adventure in interesting places while also gaining career-relevant experience, building useful life skills (such as cross-cultural communication) and forming international personal and professional networks,” said Ellen.
Meet Victoria Ballestrin who is studying a double degree in a Bachelor of Music with a Bachelor of Arts and is our recipient of the Sia Furler Institute inaugural Scholarship.
Dr Georgina Drew has been awarded an Academic Women’s Research Excellence Award (WREA) in recognition of her research excellence.
Building on the success of other campuses in Berlin, Philadelphia and elsewhere, Deakin University in Melbourne staged an Anthropocene Campus in September 2018. I am grateful to have been part of this event.
Professor Chris Beasley has been listed as the leading Australian researcher in the field of Feminism and Women’s Studies in today’s Australian glossy magazine on Research (see p. 36), it has also been officially announced that she (and Professor Martha Augoustinos) have been elected as fellows of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.