Please join your Law Faculty First Nations Liaison Team, as we welcome Professor Asmi Wood (ANU), Professor Kim Rubenstein and third year law student, Tara Sanderson, in a panel discussion regarding the Voice to Parliament on 1 June 2023 as part of Reconciliation Week. Professor Asmi Wood is a Barrister and Professor at the Australian National University. His research centres on Constitutional recognition of Indigenous people in Australia and Indigenous Participation in Higher Education. Asmi works closely with the ANU's Tjabal Indigenous Higher Education Centre and with the Law Faculty.Professor Rubenstein is an Australian legal scholar, legal practitioner, professor, Fellow of the Australian Academy of Law and Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. Kim is a champion for active citizenship and spent 13 years teaching at the University of Melbourne in constitutional and administrative law, migration law and citizenship law.Tara Sanderson is a third year Law and Arts student and proud Wiradjuri woman. Tara shared her experience as an Indigenous person in light of the Voice in a powerful discussion and has agreed to share her experiences again at this panel. Canapes and non-alcoholic drinks will be available from 6:30 onwards with the forum set to begin at 7:00PM. Please RSVP by no later than 26 May 2023 by emailing email@example.com. We look forward to seeing you there!
UC Research Festival 2023 aims to showcase the University’s connection to Canberra and celebrate the impact of some of our successful university-industry partnerships within Canberra and the region. Presenting with our collaborators, we hope to demonstrate the benefits of research partnerships with UC beyond the tangible outputs.Held over four days, the festival will include research presentations and pitch competitions, public lectures, tours and workshops, and networking and social activities. This year, Research Festival will also include the HDR Bazaar, a conference-style event showcasing the diversity of UC’s Higher Degree by Research candidates and projects.We invite the Canberra community to join us on campus for this exciting showcase and to meet and mingle with our researchers and industry collaborators.Date: Monday 5 to Thursday 8 June 2023Venue: University of Canberra, Bruce (various locations on campus and some events off-campus)