News: School of Social Sciences

Emeritus Professor Purnendra Jain awarded the Order of the Rising Sun

Japanese Consul-General holds Order of the Rising Sun award ceremony for Emeritus Professor Purnendra Jain in Adelaide

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Adelaide to Shanghai: Taking Australia’s game to the world

On February 19 , Wakefield Press held a book launch for Andrew Hunter’s Port Adelaide to Shanghai: Taking Australia’s game to the world.

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Illustratio: Adelaide Journal of Politics and International Relations Publication

The student-run Politics and International Relations Association (PIRA) has published the first issue of their journal "Illustratio: Adelaide Journal of Politics and International Relations".

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Global Politics students listen in to Professor Julia Gillard

Professor Julia Gillard fielded student questions in an interview with Dr Benito Cao as part of the Introduction to Global Politics class. Topics included women in leadership and education, and how she would have handled US President Donald Trump as Prime Minister.

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Department of Geography, Environment and Population awards ceremony goes virtual

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Last week the Department of Geography, Environment and Population awarded prizes to the top students of 2019, virtually.

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Guest lecture webinar held for Department of Asian Studies

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This month, the Department of Asian Studies hosted a guest lecture focused on Japanese culture and etiquette for students enrolled in the Introduction to Asian Cultures undergraduate course.

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Congratulations to Adjunct Professor Purnendra Jain

On Showa Day (29 April), the Government of Japan, on behalf of the Emperor, conferred on Adjunct Professor Purnendra Jain its highest award for which a foreigner is eligible – The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon (旭日中綬賞).

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French Embassy calls for applications

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The French Embassy in Australia is delighted to announce that the calls for applications for our student and scientific exchange programs are now open.

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Rain, hail and shine, Open Day at UoA sees future students find their future career

In the extreme weather elements on Sunday, the Faculty of Arts, along with the rest of the University of Adelaide, successfully held another exciting Open Day.

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