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Young scientists blooming with Tall Poppy Award

Four academics, including Dr Tristan Reekie from the Research School of Chemistry, have been recognised with prestigious ACT Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.

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Dr Anna Olsen in front of graffiti wall

Four academics, including Dr Tristan Reekie from the Research School of Chemistry, have been recognised with prestigious ACT Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.

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News | 10 May 2019

The mothers of Science at ANU

This Mother’s Day we asked ten women from Science at ANU to share their experiences navigating parenthood and academia.

Academic profile | 11 Feb 2019

Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science

To celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science, ANU researchers share their experiences and hopes for the future.

Academic profile | 31 Jan 2019

Boosting women in mathematics at ANU

Female-Only Identified Positions has proven to be a useful tool to boost the number of women on staff.

Research story | 20 Nov 2018

What’s in your bag?

ANU scientists unpack their bags—and their research—for us.

Academic profile | 20 Nov 2018

Our Lord of the rings

Dr Brookhouse, loves to peer back through time by examining the growth rings from trees. Yes, he’s a dendrochronologist. And he’s made an amazing discovery..

News | 6 Nov 2018

Building bridges with Indigenous students

Associate Professor Rowena Ball shares her latest experiences of working with two remote Indigenous schools.

Student profile | 6 Nov 2018

One degree, endless opportunities

Five students. Same degree. Different interests and career paths. Where could the Bachelor of Science take you?

Academic profile | 29 Aug 2018

A career in science from maths to plants

Professor Susanne von Caemmerer has devoted her career to plant science and won worldwide recognition for her research.

Academic profile | 25 Jul 2018

Taking a seat at the topological table

In the Jane Austen-themed board game Dr Katharine Turner has designed, the aim is to fill your dinner party table.

Impact story (giving) | 2 Jul 2018

Bringing mathematics talent to Canberra

When two first-year students from the ANU Mathematical Science Institute talk about maths, their love for the subject shines through.