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The December 2014 edition of Enlighten focuses on our Criminology discipline. 'Enlighten' is the News from the School of Humanities and Social Sciences publication.
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences has won
an extensive contract with the Department of Defence to deliver programs at the
Centre for Defence and Strategic Studies in Canberra.
Deakin University Australia, in partnership with Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany, is pleased to announce a new Dual Award Program in Cultural Heritage and World Heritage Studies.
A young Deakin University criminologist committed to the study of men who murder while also acting as a passionate voice for victims of crime has been recognised as one of Australia's most influential women.
Reviewing the Intercultural encounters seminars
Stephanie talks about her internship at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County within the Anthropology department.
The 2013 Intercultural encounters seminars.
As part of his internship for AIM717: Heritage in the Field, Shane is working at the University of Melbourne Archives (UMA) in Brunswick. Shane is working on a series of objects that once belonged to the National Mutual Life Association of Australasia, including antique office equipment, commemorative artifacts, photographs, textiles and other miscellanea.
Diplomatic relations between Australia and China have now entered the fifth decade. Buoyed by close economic links, this crucial relationship appears to be healthy and growing. But is there room to further strengthen and develop this relationship?
Deakin University and Renmin University of China presented an International Conference in 2013 'Furthering Australia-China Engagement: Issues, challenges and ideas'. Below are the biographies of the speakers.
In today's Queen's Birthday honours list lecturer Kristal Buckley has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in recognition for her outstanding achievement and service "For significant service to conservation and the environment, particularly in the area of cultural heritage, and to education".
Deakin University's new UNESCO Chair in Comparative Research on Cultural Diversity and Social Justice, has many goals to achieve as part of his new role but close to his heart will be seeing cultural diversity accepted and embraced as a core tenet of humanity.
Andrew talks about his internship in the Culture Unit of the UNESCO Office in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Deakin University's Alfred Deakin Professor and Professor of Australian Studies, David Walker, has been appointed as the inaugural BHP Billiton Chair of Australian Studies at Peking University.
Professor Walker has long been recognised, in Australia and internationally, as a leading cultural historian and has contributed to the development of Australian Studies programs in universities in Indonesia, China and Japan. The title of Alfred Deakin Professor is the most prestigious that the University can bestow on its staff.