Posts for October 2015

Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesBachelor of Development Studies End Of Year Celebration

Bachelor of Development Studies students at UON celebrated the end of year this week with a picnic in the sun with lots of yummy pizza. No-one went away hungry! It was a fantastic opportunity for students at all levels to […]

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Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesWhich is the world’s most segregated city?

The Guardian, 28 October 2015 Segregation by income has increased in 11 of 13 major European cities – with the worst culprit being Madrid. From gender to race to income, which cities worldwide are most unequal? Segregation has shot up […]

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Online CounsellingWhere did the time go?

I think every year around March I feel like time is going slow, things are slower paced and there are less looming deadlines. I’m not sure if this is because semester is just starting and students and staff are enjoying […]

Online CounsellingCaffeine Tracker

Do you find it difficult to get to sleep at night? Are you feeling edgy and easily agitated? Do you find yourself saying “I need a coffee”?  If you answered yes to any of these it could be time to […]

Earth ScienceRHD Student Valentina Vanghi – Recent field work in Italy!

Written by Valentina Vanghi During the first week of September 2015 my supervisor Dr. Andrea Borsato and went to Italy for sampling two caves: Frasassi cave (Central Italy) and Lamalunga cave (South Italy). I really enjoyed this great experience. It […]

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

    I'm very happy to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for ones time due too this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I havfe you book marked tto see new things on your blog.

  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Earth ScienceGEOS3220 Coastal Course – Expressions of Interest!

The course and fieldtrip will provide insight into coastal features including beaches, estuaries and inlets as well as the processes that shape these features: waves, currents, and tides. During the course you will gain knowledge in coastal environments and processes […]

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

    I'm very happy to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for ones time due too this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I havfe you book marked tto see new things on your blog.

  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Earth ScienceFrom Antarctica to the Alps: The Last Glaciers?

Silvia Frisia was invited to talk at a public meeting attended by 150 people ran by the Trentino Climate Observatory and the Department of Civil Protection on the 9th of October. The conference was titled ‘From Antarctica to the Alps: […]

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

    I'm very happy to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for ones time due too this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I havfe you book marked tto see new things on your blog.

  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesHow can I feel Australian when this country has told me I don’t belong?

The Guardian, 21 October 2015 Like many Indigenous people I struggle to forge a deep allegiance to a nation that excludes us from its constitution, culture and opportunities, writes Stan Grant Deborah Cheetham, the Indigenous soprano, turned down the chance […]

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Online CounsellingA little too wired to sleep

As a child we often fight sleep. As an adolescent we often change our patterns depending on our social, study and work commitments and parental pressures. In early adulthood we make the rules and when we find ourselves parenting we […]

Earth ScienceHTLP metamorphism & accretionary orogen geodynamics: View from the WOMB (Wagga-Omeo Metamorphic Belt)

HTLP metamorphism & accretionary orogen geodynamics: View from the WOMB (Wagga-Omeo Metamorphic Belt)   Brad Williams ¹, Alistair Hack ¹, Glen Phillips ² [1] School of Environmental and Life Sciences, University of Newcastle, Australia; [2] Regional Mapping & Exploration Geoscience, […]

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

    I'm very happy to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for ones time due too this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I havfe you book marked tto see new things on your blog.

  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Environmental Science and ManagementPhD Scholarship – Starting Spring 2015

We are seeking Expressions of Interest from potential PhD candidates to work on a project investigating the conservation biology of a threatened frog – the green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea under the supervision of Professor Michael Mahony and Dr John Clulow. Background […]

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Online CounsellingUON Mental Health Day

Tomorrow join us to raise awareness of the mental health and  and well-being needs of those who study and work in universities.  We have planned a full day of fun activities, music, food and useful information across all our campuses […]

Earth ScienceGEOS2190 Drone Footage

The drone footage below was taken at the accommodation that the students stayed at for the Nubrygan field trip, the Lake Burrendong Sport and Recreation Centre near Wellington NSW. The centre is set on 67 hectares and the footage shows […]

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

    I'm very happy to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for ones time due too this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I havfe you book marked tto see new things on your blog.

  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Earth ScienceGEOS2190 – Nubrigyn Field Trip 2015

September 2015, GEOS2190 Structural and Field Geology field trip. With three mini vans and the troopie leading the way, 22 undergraduate students set off towards Lake Burrendong for their six day field trip. The field trip focused on developing geological […]

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  1. Irene

    Hello Tectonics & Earth research team, I am writing to you to address the following. On last Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 I was camping at Long Flat Ellenborough reserve NSW, where I noticed that the Hastings /Ellenborough river adjacent to the campground was extremely warm. Given the recent earthquake activity... Read more...

  2. Alda

    I'm very happy to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for ones time due too this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I havfe you book marked tto see new things on your blog.

  3. Isobel Fitzpatrick

    Wow! How long have these studies been going on and when will we see some concrete results? I have to admit that I needed to Google a few of the words that I didn't quite understand. The main point though is that this is very interesting.

Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesIndigenous culture relies on knowledge sharing. We need new leaders to reflect that

The Guardian, 19 October 2015 ‘Many of us are working collaboratively to provide opportunities to foster the growth of our young people. Connected generations of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians who respect and see strength and value in their […]

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Geography, Environmental Studies, and Development StudiesThe Indian women who took on a multinational and won

BBC News, 19 October 2015 Image copyright AFP. The women have taken on not only the company that employs them but also the trade unions supposed to represent them.   This is the story of an extraordinary uprising, a movement […]

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