News and events

Celebrating teaching innovation in languages

On 4-5 September the Colleges of Asia and the Pacific and Arts and Social Sciences will come together to celebrate the ground-breaking work being done their educators the Innovation in Teaching Sho

» read more

ANU-Hebrew U collaboration bringing Indonesian Studies to Israel

Ronit Ricci is an Associate Professor in the Department of Asian Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and in the School of Culture, History and Language.

» read more

PAMBU: safeguarding the documentary heritage of the Pacific for 50 years.

The Pacific Manuscripts Bureau, affectionately known as PAMBU, is a not-for-profit organisation auspiced by the School of Culture, History and Lan

» read more

Steamer viewed from unknown island, Collection PMB PHOTO 91-056. Original lantern slide held at Presbyterian Research Centre, Knox College, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Research shows dingos arrived in Australia more recently than previously thought

Radiocarbon dating of the oldest known dingo bones has confirmed that the species likely arrived in Australia more recently than previously believed.

» read more

Return to Baguia: an ethnographic museum collection on the edge of living memory

During her PhD Joanna Barrkman travelled far and wide, and allowed her to temporarily repatriate a collection in Switzerland to Timor-Leste.

» read more

Joanna Barrkman and Baguia men viewing collection amulets, Timor Leste

Updated:  7 July 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director, Culture, History & Language/Page Contact:  CHL webmaster