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Unearthing the survival politics of South Korean organic farming

Yonjae Paik has unearthed the remarkable history of how organic farming became a social movement in South Korea.

Student story: Mish Khan in Myanmar on the New Colombo Plan

Meet Mish Khan, the first student in Australia to complete a Burmese minor, only available at the Australian National University. She's a 2017 New Colombo Plan Fellow in Yangon, Myanmar.

Uchralt with some lamb bone char used for filtering the ground water

Solving ground water contamination with community science in Inner Mongolia

Dr Uchralt led a unique community science project bringing together water scientists and herders in Inner Mongolia as citizen scientists and discover a cheap, low-tech solution to the problem of gr

Dr Hannah Sarvasy

Research focus: Hannah Sarvasy

Hannah is one of three successful Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards in CHL this year.

A Refreshed Korean Language Program and a New Major in Korean Studies

From 2018 students will be able to take a refreshed major in Korean language and a new major in Korean Studies.

Dr Tom Cliff

Researcher focus: Dr Tom Cliff

Tom Cliff has won the E Gene Smith Prize for his recent book 'Oil and Water: Being Han in Xinjiang'.

Geoff Piggot

Following a passion for India: Master of Asia Pacific Studies

A love of Mumbai and the way it was represented in English non-fiction literature led English teacher Greg Piggot to the Master of Asia Pacific Studies.

ANU PhD students bring Australian anthropology to the world

A new anthropology blog and podcast run by four ANU PhD students is making a wide impact.

CHL PhD Scholar Shimona Kealy with Tasmanian Devil bones. Image by Stuart Hay

Unravelling the relationship between climate change and evolution

A new study led by ANU has found a strong link between a rapidly cooling climate about 14 million years ago and the decline of Australia's marsupial tigers, triggering the rise of the Tasmanian Dev

Chengyu Wang

Chengyu Wang: inspired by CHL educators

Chengyu Wang describes her experience at ANU as an adventure.


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