10 November 20149.00am - 5.00pm
CPC Nutrition Research Forum, a network and information exchange
11 November 201411.45am - 1.30pm
Join Dr Richard Frank, Research Fellow in the Department of Government and International Relations as he talks about election violence in Nepal.
11 November 201412.00pm - 2.00pm
Sydney Abroad invites current and returning study abroad and exchange students to a barbeque for a free snag and chat.
11 November 20145.30pm - 7.00pm
If research demonstrates that students who engage in an active, demanding, high-quality arts education are more likely to excel in their academic and non-academic lives, why has the recent review of the national Australian Curriculum recommended reducing arts learning in our schools?
12 November 20146.00pm - 8.00pm
Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series. Lecture by Dr Penelope Allison FSA.
12 November 20146.30pm - 8.00pm
Earlier this year, an independent Commission on Wellbeing and Policy published a report that explains the concept of wellbeing and suggests how it can improve policy making. The Chair of the Commission, Gus O’Donnell will discuss its implications, especially in human and social services.
13 November 20144.00pm - 5.00pm
13 November 20145.00pm - 7.00pm
Can We Stop Non-Communicable Diseases From Undermining Human and Economic Development? Obstacle and Opportunities.
Katie Dain, Executive Director of the global NCD Alliance and Marc Purcell, CEO of the Australian Council for International Development along with a panel of experts will examine the global socio-political implications of NCDs for sustainable human and economic development.
14 November 20148.30am - 4.00pm
Promoting lifestyle physical activity and tackling sedentary behaviour: the need for multidisciplinary approaches
As exercise uptake in the population is low, creating an environment that offers plenty of opportunity to be active in everyday life (e.g. walk to work, using stairs, using a stand up desk) is becoming increasingly important. This project will showcase multidisciplinary research opportunities.
14 November 20148.45am - 6.00pm
This event brings together the work of members of the network over the last two years and looking to the future of social justice research in Australian universities.