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03
Nov
‘15

School of Sociology staff take out three ARC Discovery Grants in the latest round

The School of Sociology has had a great outcome in the 2016 Australian Research Council funding round taking out a total of three ARC Discovery Grants. This achievement now brings our total to five Discovery Projects currently held by staff and...

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02
Sep
‘15

New Master of Criminology at ANU launches in 2016 – features cybersecurity

M. Crim Introduction Tap into the growing field of criminology with this professionally focused degree located in the heart of the nation’s legal, policing, security and intelligence communities. ANU is home to world leading researchers...

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02
Sep
‘15

AFP High Tech Crime Unit - visits ANU Cybercrime Observatory

Superintendent Adrian Norris [National Coordinator] and Federal Agent Ben Santamaria AFP recently visited the Observatory on September 1 2015 to discuss matters of mutual interest. Recent research on malware and training challenges were discussed....

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17
Dec
‘14

Dr Shé Hawke's new book tells a lyrical history of water

With summer in full swing in Australia and the ever-present threat of drought, ANU researcher Dr Shé Hawke says now is the time to truly understand and appreciate water. Her new book Aquamorphia: Falling for Water is a literary, scholarly...

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24
Nov
‘14

Stepping up the fight against malware—Australian Internet Security Initiative portal launch

Did you know that malware infections are becoming more sophisticated? The Australian Communication Media Authority's (ACMA) Australian Internet Security Initiative (AISI) is an important tool in combating this problem. A new self-service AISI...

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29
Jul
‘14

Paper by Dr Jan Hayes and Prof Andrew Hopkins a top article accessed in Journal of Pipeline Engineering in 2013

The Journal of Pipeline Engineering has just released its most popular papers for 2013. Established in 2001, the Journal is an independent, international quarterly published by Tiratsoo Technical and Clarion Technical Conferences. It focuses on all...

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29
Jul
‘14

Dr Gavin Smith Awarded $9600 CASS Research Hub Funds for Workshops on Imminent Citizenships

Dr Gavin J.D. Smith, a senior lecturer in Sociology, has recently been awarded $9,600 from the CASS Research Hub Funds to run a trilogy of interdisciplinary workshops at the ANU during 2014 and 2015 that explicate the notion of 'imminent...

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29
Jul
‘14

Kaima Negishi wins 2013-2014 Surveillance and Society Prize

School of Sociology HDR student Kaima Negishi has been awarded the Surveillance and Society prize for early career researchers 2013-2014 for his paper “From Surveillant Text to Surveilling Device: The face in urban transit spaces” which...

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09
May
‘14

YWCA of Canberra - Great Ydeas award to Sociology PhD student

At the recent YWCA of Canberra's "Round the World Breakfast", Hannah McCann received a Great Ydeas award enabling her to attend The Femme Conference 2014 in the United States. The Femme Conference seeks to explore, discuss, dissect,...

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07
Mar
‘14

George Zubrzycki Prize 2013 - Miranda Bruce

Congratulation to Miranda Bruce, Sociology Honours student, the recipient of the George Zubrzycki Prize for 2013.  This prize is awarded to the the student who achieved the highest mark in an enrolled Sociology Honours program (or combined with...

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