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Aboriginal Languages of Australia

Aboriginal Languages of Australia Map Celebrates 50th Birthday

A ground-breaking map on Aboriginal languages, produced in 1966 is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Image: A worker begins to turn off lanterns at a teahouse at Kyto by Zoe Cameron.

Travel Journal - Japan

Learning the language was embarrassing at times but ANU College of Asia and the Pacific student, Zoe Cameron, persevered and got a whole lot out of her exchange.

Participant singing vivaciously while referring to lyrics shown on the karaoke screen at the bottom of the stage

Finding Purpose in Life through Karaoke: A Look at a Recital for Crown Singing Academy Tanikawa Classroom

On 18 July 2016, the yearly karaoke recital for Crown Singing Academy Tanikawa Classroom was held at the Sumiyoshi-ku Community Center Hall in Osaka, Japan.

K Pop

Caring for K-pop: ANU scholar recognised for research on Korean pop music

In 2014 a music video for South Korean singer Psy's Gangnam Style surpassed YouTube's view limit, forcing the site to upgrade its system.

Statue of Genghis Khan. Photo Credit Ludovic Hirlimann, Flickr

Introductory Mongolian Summer School

Starting January 23rd, the School of Culture, History and Language will be running a summer intensive course for introductory Mongolian.

Izumi Braddick

From Tokyo to Oxford

Master of Asia-Pacific Studies (now Master of Asian and Pacific Studies) graduate, Izumi Braddick knew very early on she wanted to carve out a career in archaeology.

Image: Michelle Langley by Stuart Hay, ANU

Australia’s oldest ornament found in kimberley region

Australia's oldest-known piece of Indigenous jewellery has been unearthed in the Kimberley region of northern Australia by archaeologists at The Australian National University (ANU).

Back row L-R: Ben Keaney (ANU), Simon Haberle (ANU), Ian Fox (Population Health Protection and Prevention, ACT Health), Perry Wiles (Bureau of Meteorology), Ed Newbigin (Uni of Melbourne), Liz Hanna (ANU), Stacy Leavens (Asthma Foundation ACT), Aparna Lal (ANU), Fay Johnston (Menzies Institute/Uni Tasmania).  Front row L-R: Janelle Stevenson (ANU), Bridget O'Connor (Epidemiology Section, ACT Health), Louise Feerbain (Epidemiology Section, ACT Health), Vanessa Johnson (Population Health Protection and Preven

Expert panel tackle thunderstorm asthma prevention

With the recent tragic thunderstorm asthma events in Melbourne earlier this month - policymakers, health professionals and academics gathered at ANU to examine research and policy priorities needed

Tibetan Monks

Study Tibetan

Tashi Delek!

Study Tibetan through ANU in 2017, wherever you may be. Learn the language of one of Asia's most vibrant and resilient minority cultures.

Simon Haberle with Natalie Maras

Partner’s in pollen

ANU College of Asia and the Pacific has been gifted unique pollen particle sculptures from scientist and artist, Natalie Maras.


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