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 September 2016
Friday 30
19:30 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music presents - Keyed Up!: Music for 18 Musicians Website | More Information
Steve Reich has been described by the New York Times as our greatest living composer and this performance marks the 40th anniversary of his 1976 work Music for 18 Musicians; a wonderfully joyous work that significantly influenced developments in music in the twentieth century.

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 October 2016
Wednesday 05
16:30 - SEMINAR - Religion, State and Society seminar: Winning and losing Indonesia's parliamentary seats, stories from women Website | More Information
Studies on women's political representation in various parliaments in the world had offered explanations as to why women are far less successful than men in winning legislative seats. This presentation will elaborate four major factors often cited as key impediments for women in legislative (...)

18:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - What is the Value of Travel Time? New Evidence from the UK Website | More Information
In July of this year the Western Australian Government released Transport @ 3.5 Million, the Perth transport plan for 3.5 million people and beyond. The plan outlines a vision for investment in road, rail and active transport infrastructure. The most important measure used to appraise new transport (...)
Friday 07
18:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - Adjusting Our Lenses to Make Gender Visible : CMEMS/PMRG Public Lecture by Professor Merry Wiesner-Hanks (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) Website | More Information
The oldest surviving examples of eyeglasses in the world, dating from around 1330, were discovered hidden beneath the floorboards of the nuns’ choir in the Cistercian Kloster Wienhausen near Celle in northern Germany. Several pairs were stashed there, along with prayer books, small pictures (...)
Saturday 08
9:00 - SYMPOSIUM - Gender Worlds, 500-1800: New Perspectives : UWA Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies & Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group Conference Website | More Information
Gender is a powerful and flexible analytical tool that has profoundly influenced scholarship over the past few decades. It is widely recognised as a necessary category of analysis, and exciting opportunities to integrate it more fully into scholarly practice continue to emerge. This conference (...)
Tuesday 11
9:00 - EVENT - Bupa Health Insurance Consultations : A free 30 minute telephone consultation with a Bupa representative Website | More Information
A free 30 minute telephone consultation to understand what a Bupa Health Insurance package can offer. You can make arrangements to join or transfer.

18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Histories of Gender, Families and Children: what do we still want to know? Website | More Information
A public lecture by Stephanie Tarbin, School of Humanities and ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions, UWA.

The lives of medieval people are far in the past and were often unrecorded. Nonetheless, in recent decades, gender and social historians have made enormous (...)
Monday 17
18:00 - PUBLIC LECTURE - 'GAME OF THRONES! History, Medievalism and How it Might End' : A Lecture by Carolyne Larrington Website | More Information
In this lecture Professor Larrington will talk about watching and writing about HBO’s Game of Thrones as a medieval scholar. She will explain some of the medieval history and literature from which George R. R. Martin chiselled the building blocks for the construction of his imaginary world. Game of (...)
Wednesday 19
9:00 - EVENT - Medibank Private Health Insurance Consultations : A free consult with a Medibank Private representative Website | More Information
We welcome you to attend a free 30 minute consultation with a Medibank Private representative to understand what their health insurance plans can offer.

17:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Dante at Auschwitz: the role of poetry in our world Website | More Information
A public lecture by Lino Pertile, the Carl A. Pescosolido Professor of Romance Languages and Literature, Harvard University.

Is there a degree of suffering and degradation beyond which a man or a woman ceases to be a human being? A point beyond which our spirit dies and only pure (...)
Monday 24
9:30 - SYMPOSIUM - Framing the West : The 2016 Manning Clark House Day of Ideas Website | More Information
The 2016 Manning Clark House Day of Ideas will focus on the theme ‘Framing the West’.

Hosted by the UWA Institute of Advanced Studies, ‘Framing the West’ will address the ways in which understandings, ideas and imaginings about Western Australia have been shaped and framed by its (...)
Thursday 27
12:00 - EVENT - Friends of Grounds Plant Sale Website | More Information
Don't miss the UWA Friends of the Grounds Plant Sale on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th October between 12 and 2pm in the Taxonomic Garden, near the Botany glasshouses.

Exotics, natives, succulents and herbs will be available for purchase, with most prices at $5 or less. Sales are cash (...)
Sunday 30
11:00 - EVENT - Spring Fair at St George's College : Free Community event with wine tasting, food and music. Website | More Information
Come and join us for a community-wide family day which showcases the College, as well as Georgian foodie products such as wines, smallgoods and olive oils. There’ll be a “Castle within the Castle” with a bouncy castle for the kids, face painting and more. Highlights include: • Wine tasting from (...)

 November 2016
Thursday 03
16:00 - FREE LECTURE - The shifting landscape of Australian schooling reform : Free lecture on "The shifting landscape of Australian schooling reform: Possibilities, problems and politics." Website | More Information
Dr Glenn Savage from the Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne will discuss the complex ways that national schooling reforms are evolving in Australia’s federal system, with a particular focus on how state education departments and agencies are responding to national (...)
Tuesday 15
8:30 - Course - Introductory Statistics : The course is open to anyone and is designed for people with little or no knowledge of statistics who want to develop understanding of basic statistics. Website | More Information
The aim of this course is to introduce you to basic statistics. It will cover descriptive statistics (means and standard deviations); data exploration; basic categorical data analysis; simple linear regression and basic analysis of variance (ANOVA). The statistical package SPSS will be used to (...)
Tuesday 29
8:30 - Short Course - R Basics : This practical course introduces you to R, one of the most powerful tools for statistical computing. Website | More Information
R is a free and extremely powerful language and software environment for statistical computing, data analysis, and graphics. The course is designed for those who have no experience with R, but have a basic understanding of statistics. Those without this experience are encouraged to attend the (...)
Wednesday 30
18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - The Central Role of RNA in Human Evolution and Development : The 2016 Ian Constable Lecture Website | More Information
The 2016 Ian Constable lecture by Professor John Mattick, Executive Director, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney.

The genomic programming of human development has been misunderstood because of the initially reasonable, but ultimately incorrect, assumption that most genetic (...)

 December 2016
Thursday 01
8:00 - CONFERENCE - Indigenous Business, Enterprise and Corporations Conference 2016 Website | More Information
IBECC 2016 is Australia's premier Indigenous business and economic conference, hosted by Centre for Social Impact UWA and the UWA School of Indigenous Studies.

Since the first IBECC in 2011, the Indigenous business, enterprise and corporations sector has grown in size and scope despite (...)

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