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Events for the public
 November 2016
Friday 11
11:30 - STAFF EVENT - UWA Staff Sports Day : Fun run/walk, sports and activties Website | More Information
Whether you like to sweat it out, prefer a leisurely stroll, enjoy the rush of competition or maybe giant jenga is more your style, there’s something for everyone on Friday 11 November. Read about the event through the below link.Registrations close 3 November.

15:00 - SEMINAR - Seminar: How to Conduct and Write a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis for Exercise Science Topics : This Seminar will outline the practical "why, what, how" for research/conduct, reporting/critical assessment of systematic and meta analysis reviews More Information
This seminar will outline the practical “why, what, how” for research/conduct and reporting/critical assessment of systematic and meta-analyses reviews that would be suitable for publication in high impact journals such as Sports Medicine. Practical “tips and tricks” will be provided to help improve your efficiency in critically summarising literature, and likelihood of your review being accepted without too many revisions for theses and journal publication.
Monday 14
17:00 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Monday 14 November

5pm Megan Barbetti (flute)

5.30pm Rohan Disley (guitar) **Eileen Joyce Studio**

6.30pm Monique Rose (flute)

7pm Hayden Emery (guitar) **Eileen Joyce Studio**

8pm Kyla-Rae Ashworth (flute)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
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 illustrate the ideas demonstrated. The course will be held in a computer laboratory allowing participants to immediately apply the material covered through a series of practical examples.

- $845 for all except UWA postgraduate research students (GST inclusive)

- $198 for UWA postgraduate research students (GST inclusive)

For further information, please see the following link: https://www.cas.maths.uwa.edu.au/courses/intro-stats

17:30 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Tuesday 15 November

5.30pm Jameson Feakes (guitar) **Eileen Joyce Studio**

6.30pm Niamh Dell (oboe)

7pm Scott Trethowen (viola) **Eileen Joyce Studio**

8pm Christopher Martin (tuba)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
Wednesday 16
18:00 - ORATION - Dick Lefroy Annual Oration : We invite you to attend Professor Richard Lindley’s presentation “Preparing for an older Australia – too little evidence” Website | More Information
We invite you to attend the Dick Lefroy Annual Oration. This year Professor Richard Lindley will present “Preparing for an older Australia – too little evidence”

18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Lights, Camera, Action: optics for life Website | More Information
A public lecture by Kishan Dholakia, Professor of Physics, University of St Andrews and 2016 Institute of Advanced Studies Short Stay Visiting Fellow.

Light is incredible. It has formed the basis of so many advances in the world around us, including revolutionising the way we communicate and interact. Importantly we have seen an mergence of the use of light in biomedical studies and healthcare as it offer unprecedented advantages for the global challenges we face in this area. In this talk, Professor Dholakia will convey some of the exciting ways light can help us understand and explore the biological and medical world and beyond. He will describe how it can be used for studying diseases, neuroscience, early detection of cancer and infection and also spot a fake whisky!

This lecture is part of the 2016 LightTALKS Series, where scientists, engineers and artists talk about optics and photonics, and how light-based technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to worldwide challenges in energy, education, agriculture, communications and health. The series is co-sponsored by the UWA Institute of Advanced Studies, the Imaging and Informatics Group at the Lions Eye Institute, The Optical Society, its UWA chapter, and SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics.
Friday 18
19:00 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Friday 18 November

7pm Gregory Bannan (voice)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
Saturday 19
17:30 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Saturday 19 November

5.30pm Brooke McKnight (voice)

7pm Delia Price (voice)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
Monday 21
18:30 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Monday 21 November

6.30pm Emma Wong (piano)

7.30pm James Dekleva (piano)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
Tuesday 22
19:30 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Tuesday 22 November

7.30pm Theodore Triantopoulos (viola)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
Wednesday 23
18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - Australian Cities in the World City Network, 2000-2016 Website | More Information
A public lecture by Ben Derudder, Professor of Human Geography, Ghent University and 2016 Institute of Advanced Studies Short Stay Visiting Fellow.

In this public lecture, Dr Ben Derudder will use the Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) research network’s state-of the-art methodology and tailored data gathering to present a large-scale analysis of the trajectories of individual cities and regions in the world city network between 2000 and 2016.
Thursday 24
10:00 - EVENT - UWA Publishing Christmas Sale : Support local books and writing this Christmas! Website | More Information
Support local publishing, writing and reading this Christmas!

Our Christmas sale is on Thursday 24 November, 10:00am-4:00pm at Love House, 28 Broadway, Nedlands.

There will be a range of fiction, non-fiction, art, photography, natural history and cookbooks available at heavily discounted prices.

New release books will be available at a 20% discount on the Recommended Retail Price.

Book buyers are welcome to phone the UWA Publishing office ahead of the sale to reserve their purchase, however payment must be made in full. Please call 08 6488 3670 to request a list of specific books and prices and to place an order.

17:00 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Thursday 24 November

5pm Sarah Brien (horn) **Eileen Joyce Studio**

6pm Cristina Filgueira (viola)

7.30pm Julia Nicholls (violin)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.

18:00 - PUBLIC TALK - A More Liveable Perth: how do we create more pedestrian-friendly, less car dependent and more socially inclusive cities? Website | More Information
A public lecture by Jasper Schipperijn, Research Unit for Active Living, University of Southern Denmark and 2016 Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow.

In this public lecture, international expert Dr Jasper Schipperijn will discuss how neighbourhoods provide opportunities (or barriers) for people’s health and well-being. The physical design and characteristics of the neighbourhood environment influence a range of social and health outcomes. The urban environment influences the way in which we raise families and provide for our future. We can better support our health and well-being by creating more ‘liveable’, compact, pedestrian-friendly, less car dependent and more socially inclusive cities. Dr Schipperijn will discuss the latest built environment and child health research.
Friday 25
17:00 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Friday 25 November

5pm Johanna Kotze (cello)

6.30pm Jeremy Garside (cello)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.

18:00 - FREE LECTURE - PUBLIC LECTURE: One Belt, One Road and Australia : China in Conversation Public Lecture and ACTS Symposium Keynote Website | More Information
This China in Conversation public event is proudly presented by the Confucius Institute and the Business School at The University of Western Australia as part of a series of public talks that brings together renowned experts from Australia and China. We hope you can join us for this special public event where we will explore the influential Chinese strategic development policy, ‘One Belt, One Road’, and the implications for our nation.

RSVP ESSENTIAL AS PLACES ARE LIMITED
Saturday 26
14:30 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Saturday 26 November

2.30pm Arianne Jacobs (cello)

4pm Joseph Lunardi (violin)

5.30pm Louise May (violin)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.
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 Introductory Statistics course first.

- $570 for all except UWA postgraduate research students (GST inclusive)

- $132 for UWA postgraduate research students (GST inclusive)

For further information, please see the following link: https://www.cas.maths.uwa.edu.au/courses/rbasics

19:00 - PERFORMANCE - School of Music Presents: Student Recitals Website | More Information
Each year the School of Music celebrates the amazing talent of our perfromance and composition students in a series of senior and graduation recitals.

We invite you to join us to help celebrate our students' endeavour and enjoy some wonderful free music.

Tuesday 29 November

7pm Adam Tan ( MASTERS percussion)

Doors open 10 mins prior.

All welcome! No bookings necessary.

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