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Sumithri Venketasubramanian | 3 Oct 2018

Land and catchment management in the rangelands of Central West NSW

In the heart of the dry rangelands, competing interests for resource use can cause tension between those involved, particularly in crucial times of drought.

Montana Coombes | 13 Sep 2018

The science of Shiraz: soil sampling with the Environmental Science Field School

As part of the Environmental Science Field School offered by the Fenner School of Environment and Society at ANU, we recently went to the Clonakilla vineyard.

Montana Coombes | 12 Sep 2018

What’s it like to study at Yale?

Over the ANU winter break, I took a course called ‘The Future of Food: Health, Environment and Law’ at Yale University through the IARU Global Summer Program.

Milou Hofman | 10 Sep 2018

Up close and personal with the fauna of Booderee National Park

As a part of a Biodiversity Conservation course, we had the opportunity to spend a few days in the stunning Booderee National Park in Jervis Bay.

Atul Sharma | 3 Sep 2018

From Organic Chemistry to Ivy League Policy Making

ANU science student Atul shares some of his highlights from the International Alliacnce of Research Univeristies Global Summer Program at Yale University.

Montana Coombes | 20 Jul 2018

Science at the Snowies

If you’re studying at the ANU Fenner School of Environment and Society, why should you take a field trip to Australia’s snow sports hotspot, the Snowy Mountains

Abigail Slater | 2 Jul 2018

From Bruce to Biotech - Internship in Taipei

Welcome to Taipei; a thriving hub of incredible food, culture and opportunity that I have been fortunate to call home since last September.

Hillary Dinning | 20 Jun 2018

Under observation: a medical student’s photo diary

I’m currently on a year-long rural placement on the beautiful NSW South Coast as part of my medicine degree – and absolutely loving it!

Jonah Lafferty | 12 Jun 2018

The birds of ANU campus

You might think that you need to head bush to see Australia’s best birdlife but you can find them amidst the labs and lecture theatres on ANU campus.

Brody Hannan | 11 May 2018

How reaching out can help you make the most of uni

Brody Hannan is a fourth-year Bachelor of Science student. Here he shares some of his tips for making the most of the opportunities available at ANU.