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1 November 2013
Young women want to know more about endometriosis, according to a new paper published in the Health Promotion Journal of Australia in October this year. The paper's lead...
25 September 2013
People who protest against some science aren't just knuckle-dragging anti-science morons, argues Dr Rod Lamberts in a new piece for The Conversation.   Image: John...
9 September 2013
Dr Rod Lamberts argues that in a democratic, dynamic, sophisticated society, legitimate research outcomes stretch to more than just the economy and health, in a new piece for The...
27 August 2013
A day of fun filled science came to the ANU for National Science Week on August 15th. Students, lecturers and guests came and joined in the activities, games and shows, with...
14 August 2013
CPAS PhD candidate Eleanor Gates-Stuart's science art exhibition, 'StellrScope', celebrating the Centenary of Canberra in 2013, has opened at Questacon. The...
1 August 2013
Dr Will Grant reviews Dick Smith's documentary about the energy crisis, 'Ten Bucks a Litre', in a new article for The Conversation.   Picture: Elaina Elaina/...
17 July 2013
Dr Will Grant and Dr Merryn McKinnon respond to the Australian Academy of Science's latest science literacy survey in a new article for The Conversation.   Picture R.O...
13 July 2013
An article debunking links between oysters and sexual desire, written by CPAS PhD candidate Penny Wilson last year for The Conversation's 'Monday Medical...
3 July 2013
CPAS lecturer Dr Lindy Orthia this week published her first edited volume, a book entitled Doctor Who and Race. The book comes in the 50th anniversary year of Doctor...
11 June 2013
Second year science communication students organised and spoke at a conference entitled 'Fast Forward to the Future', held at the CSIRO Discovery Centre on 30 May....
5 April 2013
CPAS PhD student Eleanor Gates-Stuart has won a commission to produce a science artwork as part of the Centenary of Canberra celebrations in 2013. Jointly funded by the ACT and...
Lindy Orthia while teaching
5 April 2013
CPAS lecturer Dr Lindy Orthia has won a Vice-Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence, it was announced this week. Lindy had been nominated by the Director...
CPAS Staff and PhD students at the event
18 March 2013
Food and cultures from around the globe featured at the CPAS Taste of Harmony Brunch on 16 March. This year’s theme, share your culture and food at work was celebrated with...
Aditya Chopra receiving the 2012 Robert Hill Memorial Prize.
19 February 2013
Aditya Chopra, a PhD candidate from the ANU Research School of Earth Sciences, received the 2012 Robert Hill Memorial Prize. The prestigious award recognises outstanding research...
'Excellence in Science Communication' medal
13 February 2013
For the first time, undergraduates studying science communication at the ANU will be eligible to win prizes for achieving excellence in this discipline. Science communication is...
Maria Taylor
14 January 2013
Dr Maria Taylor has devoted the past several years to investigating the dramatic change in Australians' attitudes to climate change action between 1987 and 2001. In a new...
9 January 2013
CPAS is delighted to announce the publication of Communication and Engagement with Science and Technology: Issues and Dilemmas, described as 'A Reader in Science Communication...
Close up picture of Rebecca Randall
8 December 2012
Rebecca Randall (Becca), a science communication honours student, has been awarded the Tillyard Prize this year. The Tillyard Prize is awarded to a student whose personal...
Dr Lindy Orthia
29 November 2012
Science communication Lecturer, Undergraduate Studies Convenor and Honours Convenor Dr Lindy Orthia has been awarded a Colleges of Science Award for Teaching Excellence for 2012...
The winning Opening Doors Project photo
29 November 2012
In the spirit of continuing the science communication partnership with the Inspiring Australia funded Opening Doors project, the Goulburn Multicultural Centre hosted a Science...

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