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Donations to the University’s Annual Appeal directly support our Springboard to Higher Education Program - which provides much needed financial support for Tasmanian students at risk of leaving the education system too soon - helping them to complete their schooling and undertake university degrees.

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General news
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Queen’s Birthday Honours

Congratulations to the alumni recognised in this year's Queen’s Birthday Honours.

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The University builds regional health expertise in the North West

The Australian Government has announced funding to establish a Centre of Excellence in Rural and Regional Health in Burnie. 

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Art work

Alumni and staff vie for the world’s richest landscape prize

Emerging artists and alumni Alex Davern (BFA 2012) and Sam Field (BFA 2017) along with current and former staff members, are in contention for the Hadley’s Art Prize, valued at $100,000.

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Research news
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Australian fish population decreasing

Large fish species have dropped by a third over ten years, a University study finds.

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Migrants’ latest health challenge

The resurgence of Scabies is an unexpected consequence of the global refugee crisis.

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Collaboration with ABC will help teens spot ‘fake news’

The University and Australian Broadcasting Corporation have embarked on a project to teach teenagers media literacy.

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Celebrating 60 years of service

The University recently celebrated the remarkable achievements and philanthropy of Rhonda Ewart (Hon MA 2005).

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A donation to the University is strengthening cultural communities in Tasmania

A new book prize is recognising literature about Tasmanian history and helping strengthen local arts communities. 

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Finding friends in a new land

The University’s Tasmanian Asylum Seeker Scholarship Fund is helping asylum seekers build new lives in Tasmania.

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Learn more about University fundraising initiatives

Alumni in profile
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Zoe Rimmer

BA / BFA 2006
To celebrate NAIDOC week coming up from 8 - 15th July, we interview alumna and proud member of the pakana Tasmania Aboriginal community, Zoe Rimmer.

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Open Days
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Alumni - join us for Open Day

To welcome our alumni back to campus, we're hosting an Alumni Lounge at each of our Open Days across the State. Come and have a coffee on us, grab your free alumni gift and be an 'alumni ambassador' by sharing your study and career journey with future students. There will be networking opportunities, giveaways, and the chance to get a new photo for your Linkedin profile or CV, courtesy of our free photography service.

Please register your interest below to assist with catering.

These events are free of charge.

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Alumni events
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Public Lecture 

Australia's Founding Ideals:
The living wage and economic justice

Presented by Professor Marilyn Lake OAM
(MA 1973, DLitt 2000) 

Thursday 9 July, 6.00pm
Law Lecture Theatre, Grosvenor Crescent, Sandy Bay

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Professor Marcia Langton

Japanangka Errol West Lecture 

The Scholar as Educator, the Educator as Disruptor

Presented by Professor Marcia Langton

Register - Wednesday 11 July, 5:30pm - 7:00pm, Newnham
Register - Thursday 12 July, 5:30pm - 7:00pm, Sandy Bay


Melbourne Alumni Reception

Over drinks and canapés, hear from the Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor as they share with you their leadership approach and vision for the future of our University. 

Wednesday 18 July, 6.00pm - 8.00pm
RACV City Club, Melbourne

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Visit the University of Tasmania events calendar for more events

Careers and opportunities
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Calling all Tasmanian craftspeople, designers and artists

Applications are now open for the Makers’ Program, the University's entrepreneurial enterprise to support local artisans.

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Westpac Future Leaders Scholarships

Valued at up to $120,000 over 2-3 years, the scholarship program supports research or coursework studies at a graduate level.

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