Student stories

Studying science at ANU is a lifetime experience. Find out why directly from our students.

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Celebrating Dr Elizabeth Bradford: the first woman to receive a PhD in physics from ANU

When Elizabeth Bradford was completing her PhD, the view from the Oliphant Building wasn’t of Lake Burley Griffin, but a grassy race track.

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Passionate science: 6 STEM students share their hobbies

Six STEM students from the ANU share their passions within and outside the realm of science.

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How to survive winter exams

Elmie knows a thing or two about doing the exam period right.

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From campus to whale snot

The best known research of Dr Vanessa Pirotta, BSc ’10, is the use of drones to collect whale snot for an assessment of whale health.

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The Holy Grail of palaeontology

PhD scholar Ilya Bobrovskiy has already revealed the earliest known animal, but you can expect some more big discoveries from this young scientist.

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Active tectonics and society: Indonesian study tour

ANU research is providing the data to help make homes in Lombok more earthquake resilient.

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How to succeed as a shirty scientist

Madison Hartill-Law is a master of science communication. Proven by her Master of Science Communication Outreach degree.

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How did you spend your summer?

Matthew Teh spent his summer as a Research Intern with the University of Tokyo.

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Protecting vulnerable regions from climate change

Ms Thi Dieu My Pham is the Director of the Centre for Social Research and Development (CSRD) in Hue, Vietnam. She was awarded an Australian Scholarship to complete a Master’s Degree in Natural Hazards and Disasters at ANU.

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Protecting Australia's endangered species

Dr Kate Grarock is a nominee for the 2019 ACT Australian of the year.

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