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The 2017 Tasmanian Australian of the Year, Rosalie Martin, delivered this year's International Women's Day Address at the University.

Couldn't make this lecture? Catch up with public lectures or watch live on the University's Livestream page.

 
Upcoming lectures and forums at the University

WEDNESDAY
22
MARCH
 

Public Forum

The Art of Community Engagement - Launceston
Speakers: Facilitator: Jane Haley, Ten Days on the Island; Professor Kit Wise, University of Tasmania; Felicity Bott, Tasdance; Jane Bennett, Tas Foods
Venue:Lecture Theatre, Tasmanian College of the Arts, Inveresk
Time:5.30 - 6.30pm
 
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Presented in partnership with Ten Days on the Island.

WEDNESDAY
22
MARCH
 

Humanities & Social Sciences Taster Lecture

How to Read a Short Story: 'The Story of an Hour' (1894) by Kate Chopin
Speaker: Dr Robert Clarke, University of Tasmania
Venue:QVMAG Auditorium at the Queen Victoria Museum
Time:6.00 - 7.30pm
 
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WEDNESDAY
22
MARCH
 

Public Lecture

Rural Education: Myths, Challenges and Opportunities
Speaker: Professor Michael Corbett, University of Tasmania
Venue:School of Architecture & Design, Inveresk campus
Time:6.00 - 7.30pm
 
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WEDNESDAY
22
MARCH
 

Public Forum

Oxygen Needed, Oxygen Delivered: the research and technology helping premature babies
Speakers: Professor Peter Dargaville, Menzies Institute for Medical Research; Dr Tim Gale, University of Tasmania; Melinda Cruz, Miracle Babies Foundation
Venue:Medical Science Precinct, Corner of Liverpool and Campbell Streets, Hobart
Time:6.00 - 7.00pm
 
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Hosted by the Menzies Institute for Medical Research.

THURSDAY
23
MARCH
 

Public Forum

The Art of Community Engagement - Burnie
Speakers: Facilitator: Brett Smith, Cradle Coast Authority; Professor Kit Wise, University of Tasmania; Joanna Gair, University of Tasmania; Ellie Ray, Devonport Regional Gallery; and Scott Rankin, Big hArt
Venue:Makers' Space, 2 Bass Highway, Burnie
Time:5.30 - 6.30pm
 
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Presented in partnership with Ten Days on the Island.

SUNDAY
26
MARCH
 

The Royal Society of Tasmania - Launceston Lectures

The Geneva Conventions: Protection of Medical Personnel in War Time
Speaker: Dr George Merridew, military anaesthetist
Venue:Meeting Room, QVMAG, Inveresk
Time:1.30 - 2.30pm
 
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Hosted by The Royal Society of Tasmania.

MONDAY
27
MARCH
 

Public Lecture

Privacy: Human right, global challenges, national responses
Speaker: Timothy Pilgrim, Australian Information and Privacy Commissioner
Venue:Law Lecture Theatre 2, Grosvenor Crescent, Sandy Bay campus
Time:6.00 - 7.00pm
 
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Presented in partnership with the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.

WEDNESDAY
29
MARCH
 

Humanities & Social Sciences Taster Lecture

'I’m Not Hurting Anyone’: Hard Cases for the Harm Principle
Speaker: Dr Michael Kidd, University of Tasmania
Venue:QVMAG Auditorium, 2 Invermay Road, Invermay
Time:5.30 - 7.00pm
 
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THURSDAY
30
MARCH
 

Public Forum

Pursuing Australian Foreign and Trade Policy in 2017: Three Experiences
Speakers: MC: Dr Matt Killingsworth, University of Tasmania; His Excellency Nicholas McCaffrey, Ambassador to Peru; His Excellency Paul Robilliard, Ambassador to the Kingdom of Thailand; and His Excellency John Owen Williams, Ambassador to Lao People's Democratic Republic;
Venue:Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre, Sandy Bay campus
Time:6.00 - 7.30pm
 
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Presented in partnership with the Australian Insitute of International Affairs.

THURSDAY
30
MARCH
 

Public Lecture

Hong Kong and Tasmania: New Opportunities
Speaker:Ms Janaline Oh, Acting Consul-General for Hong Kong
Venue:School of Architecture & Design, Inveresk campus
Time:6.00 - 7.30pm
 
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Presented in partnership with the Asia Institute Tasmania.

TUESDAY
4
APRIL
 

Public Lecture

Current Dilemmas of European Security Policies
Speaker:Dr Janusz Onyszkiewicz, former Polish Minister of National Defence
Venue:Law Lecture Theatre 2, Faculty of Law Building, Grosvenor Crescent, Sandy Bay campus
Time:6.30 - 7.30pm
 
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Hosted by the Australian Institute of International Affairs.

TUESDAY
4
APRIL
 

Book Launch and Performance

Perspectives on Artistic Research through Musical Practice
Speakers: Dr Glen Hodges, University of Tasmania; Dr Nick Haywood, University of Tasmania; and Associate Professor Robert Burke, Monash University
Venue:Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre,
Sandy Bay campus
Time:5.30 - 7.00pm
 
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WEDNESDAY
5
APRIL
 

Public Lecture

Tasmania in the Era of the Facebook ‘Patriot’ and Racism
Speaker:Dr Kaz Ross, University of Tasmania
Venue:Room 346, School of Humanities, Sandy Bay campus
Time:5.30 - 7.00pm
 
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Hosted by the Asia Institute Tasmania.

WEDNESDAY
5
APRIL
 

Humanities & Social Sciences Taster Lecture

Energy Crises Through the Ages: The History of Energy
Speaker:Professor Paul Turnbull, University of Tasmania
Venue:Rory Spence VOS Construction Lecture Theatre, Architecture Building, Inveresk campus
Time:6.00 - 7.30pm
 
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THURSDAY
6
APRIL
 

Public Lecture

Big Questions Need a Big Telescope: Australia’s advances towards the Square Kilometre Array
Speaker:Dr Nick Seymour, Curtin University
Venue:Physics Lecture Theatre 1, Sandy Bay campus
Time:8.00 - 9.00pm
 
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Hosted by the Australian Institute of Physics.

WEDNESDAY
12
APRIL
 

Humanities & Social Sciences Taster Lecture

Judging Others, or, ‘On Trying Out One’s New Sword'
Speaker:Dr James Chase, University of Tasmania
Venue:QVMAG Auditorium, 2 Invermay Road, Invermay
Time:5.30 - 7.00pm
 
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WEDNESDAY
12
APRIL
 

Horizon Lecture Series

Improving Social mobility in Tasmania: The role of education
Speaker: Lisa Denny, University of Tasmania
Venue:Simulcast to Cradle Coast, Newnham and Sandy Bay campuses
Time:4.00 - 5.30pm
 
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Hosted by the Peter Underwood Centre for Educational Attainment.


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