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From ANU to Japan: Brian’s Journey

Brian Hukins, a graduate of Asian Studies (BAS) with a double minor in the Chinese Language and the Japanese Language, recently narrated his experience at ANU and shared his plans for the future.

State of the University 2020

Against the backdrop of a chaotic kick-off to 2020 to say the least, it was only fitting that the ANU State of the University address was highly anticipated by one and all.

2020 Young Pacific Leaders Conference Accepting Applications

The US Department of State is now accepting applications from emerging leaders across the Pacific for the YPL Conference in April.

Mercury pollution from decades past may have been re-released by Tasmania’s bushfires

Tasmania’s bushfires may have resulted in the release of significant amounts of mercury from burnt trees into the atmosphere. Our research shows that industrial mercury pollution from decades past has been locked up in west Tasmanian trees.

Mercury Australia: Prof Cameron Holley, UNSW, Prof Bill Maher, UC, Dr Darren Sinclair, UC, Dr Tony Morrison, Macquarie Uni, Dr Larissa Schneider, ANU, Prof Simon Haberle, ANU, Prof Peter Nelson, Macquarie Uni, Dr Sara Beavis, ANU. Image: Jack Fox

Mercury Australia network launched at ANU

Via ANU Newsroom

The Mercury Australia (MA) network has been launched at ANU with the goal of assisting Australia to ratify the United Nations Minamata Convention on Mercury.

paradigm_shift: perfection

Dive into diverse projects of perfection that shape lives in Asia and the Pacific.

New Colombo Plan scholar Catia Rizio on learning Burmese in Yangon

Catia Rizio “fell into learning Burmese” after participating in study tours to Thailand and Myanmar offered by The Australian National University (ANU) College of Asia and the Pacific.

Mish's story: Studying Burmese at ANU

As a first-year student, Mish Khan was at a crossroads choosing a language to complement her Bachelor of Asian Studies.

MAPS takes "transport nerd" on the road to success

Amanda Thompson is studying the Master of Asian and Pacific Studies (MAPS) at The Australian National University (ANU) College of Asia and the Pacific.

Owen Edwards celebrating his graduation in Timor: (left to right) Sem Sae'besi', Heronimus Bani, Owen Edwards, Lena Bani, and Frans Bani.

Words of a linguist: Owen Edwards wins the Stephen Wurm Prize

Owen Edwards was awarded the Stephen Wurm Graduate Prize 2018 for his outstanding field research in linguistics and his thesis on metathesis in Amarasi, a language of western Timor. We recently spoke to him about his research and interest in linguistics.

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