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🌄End of year team gatherings, travelling over summer

Our Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student & University Experience), Professor Ian Anderson AO, has provided an update on what end of year team events might look like this year, and about travelling outside of the ACT over the break.

» Read the full update here.

💡 Our top picks

Just a small town girl … living in a COVID world

Our Public Health Lead Professor Tracy Smart AO shares her ruminations of what the next 12 months might look like.

» Read now


Life lessons in 2020 with Laurelle Vingoe

Through this year’s up and downs, Laurelle has learnt three life lessons. We sat down with Laurelle to understand how she has stayed connected whilst working remotely and how a trip to the coast was the ultimate recharge.

» Catch up with Laurelle

Moving online: tales of a CBE educational technologist

Hollie was at the forefront of moving CBE's teaching online. “She is one of the unsung heroes of CBE and ANU."

» Catch up with Hollie


Get your nominations in now!

Nominations are open for the annual Vice-Chancellor's and Chancellor's Awards. Nominations will close this Friday, 30 October 2020.

» More information on the awards

😷 COVID-19 campus updates

The COVID-19 website has had a spring clean and spruce up, to help you find the information you need, when you need it.

We have a new hub on the website for our COVID-19 protocols, guidelines and risk assessments. Please take a moment to familiarise yourself and your team with recent updates.


🏡 Community catch-up

Distinguished Professor Genevieve Bell has relaunched the ANU Data Commons which collects, maintains, preserves, promotes and disseminates research data. It holds a variety of research data about research projects, research datasets, services and researchers.

ANU Medical School student Stephanie Bazley is one of the many ANU students working as contact tracers, calling ACT residents who have to quarantine at home. "One of the most surprising things about this job is we're not actually talking about coronavirus a lot of the time," she says.

In response to COVID, students from the ANU School of Art & Design course Furniture: Support/Body have taken their learning outside to install a “lawn chair”: a chair and ottoman built from laser cut cardboard, gravel, soil and lawn turf.

ANU School of Music welcomes a new Harpsichord.


🎈For the calendar

The ANU Drill Hall Gallery has opened Lightworks, a spectacular exhibition of colour and light by senior Australian abstract painters Virginia Coventry, Richard Dunn, Trevor Vickers and Lesley Dumbrell.

Join the ANU Orchestra as well as musicians from the Canberra Symphony Orchestra as we return live to the Llewellyn Hall stage!

Join our undergrad and postgrad students as they present their ongoing law and technology research in six minutes or less in this event, ANU College of Law Technology and Legal Innovation Showcase.

Join our panellists for a thought provoking analysis of the US election results, focusing on the potential domestic and foreign policy outcomes and their attendant implications for Australia.


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