Beyond ANU

Sex, gender, and women’s legal history

Professor Rosemary Auchmuty, University of Reading
14 November 2018 - 1:00pm

We live in an era when the meanings of the words ‘sex’, ‘gender’, and even ‘woman’ are increasingly contested. This presents problems not only for those trying to work with the categories of law but also for simple comprehension, let alone finding common ground.

Countering violent extremism and national plans for women, peace and security

Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini
1 November 2018 - 6:00pm

Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the International Civil Society Action Network, spearheading the Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership with member organisations active in preventing violent extremism by promoting peace, rights and pluralism

In conversation with Elizabeth Kleinhelz

Dr Elizabeth Kleinhenz; Dr Chris Wallace
30 October 2018 - 6:00pm

Elizabeth Kleinhenz will be in conversation with Chris Wallace on Elizabeth's new book Germaine.The Life of Germaine Greer, arguably the most influential Australian woman of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century.

NCWA 2018 triennial conference - Finding solutions

The National Council of Women Australia
17 October 2018 - 1:00pm

The National Council of Women Australia (NCWA) is hosting their Triennial Conference 17-19 Oct.

Women on the Move: Voice Matters!

Queensland University of Technology
19 September 2018 - 8:30am

Do you want to better understand how to use your voice to strengthen your impact and improve your focus on personal growth, influence and presence?

Peter Karmel Forum 2018

Sarah Burr, Department of Prime Minister & Cabinet; Linda Botterill FASSA, UC; Carolyn Hendriks, ANU; Deborah Lupton FASSA, UC
12 September 2018 - 12:30pm

Featuring an all-female social sciences star panel, The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia in conjunction with the Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanitities warmly invite you to attend the 2018 Peter Karmel Forum, held as part of Social Sciences Week.

Male and female competitive behaviour: three studies from the laboratory and the field

Professor Alison Booth, Research School of Economics, ANU
11 September 2018 - 5:30pm

In this talk, Professor Alison Booth will draw on her recent research with co-authors that utilises data obtained from laboratory experiments and the field exploring gender differences in willingness to compete and how these may vary across environments.

From girls to men

50/50 by 2030 Foundation
5 September 2018 - 12:00pm

To mark the public launch of the 'Girls to Men' report the 50/50 by 2030 are hosting a panel discussion about the state of gender equality in Australia and the attitudes that impact social, political and corporate action.

In conversation with Sisonke Msimang

4 September 2018 - 6:00pm

Sisonke Msimang will be in conversation with Andrew Leigh MP on Sisonke's new book, Always Another Country: A Memoir of Exile and Home. Don't miss this Canberra Times meets the author event!

Parenting to develop the brain of your child consciously and optimally

Professor Pal Dhall, Dr Tehseen Dhall
1 September 2018 - 3:00pm

This workshop will explore the daily dynamics in the family to identify some tools for optimally developing these key skills and particularly the brain of your child through good parenting practices.


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