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Jarrad Merlo and the future of language technology
Applied linguist turned tech entrepreneur Jarrad Merlo is taking English teaching out of classrooms and on to the internet – and millions are following him.
Conserving Art: restoring a painting at the Grimwade
Grimwade Conservation Services specialises in the restoration and museum-standard conservation of art, including paintings, works on paper, textiles & inorganic objects.
Avoiding messages: a very modern dilemma
Mobile communications can keep us connected 24/7, leading people to adopt a range of tactics to avoid messaging, but there is little agreed etiquette for avoiding causing offence.
Podcast: The Secret Life of Language
In The Secret Life of Language, we dive into the cultures, arts and histories that underpin and inform the world’s diverse languages.
Motherhood in a climate crisis
Historically there’s been a strong link between mothers and environmental advocacy, but as our planet and society changes, women are on the frontline of the ecological battle.
The life you can save with Peter Singer
Celebrating the tenth anniversary of his influential book ‘The Life You Can Save’, Professor Peter Singer discusses why we need to do more to improve the lives of people living in extreme poverty.
Meet conservator Ainslee Meredith, 110 Scholarship recipient
The Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship aims to ensure that an Arts degree continues to be accessible to all students, no matter their background.
Our savage history of fighting bushfires
Too many firefighters have already died during Australia’s catastrophic bushfires this summer; a new project is looking back, honouring the stories of historical firefighters who lost their lives.
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