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Developing an ARC Project Description – Prof Stephen Crain and Prof Lyndsey Nickels and Prof Catriona Mackenzie

Changes to ARC programs: Discovery submissions mid April rather than beginning March No more fellowships 200 new ECR grants will include funds for individual researchers plus $25 project funds Projects are for three years (no longer five) Feedback on the … Continue reading

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Media training seminar by Richard Morecroft from the ABC

This morning Richard Morecroft led a 3 hour Media Training seminar for the Faculty of Human Sciences at Macquarie University. Pertinent points included: When being interviewed try to maintain eye contact while listening to a question (demonstrating concentration) and keep … Continue reading

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Macintosh workshop

The Mac workshop I attended today was most informative and covered the following Mac apps: iTunes: can also be used as a content manager for PDFs as well as audio (but not all file types). iPhoto: Using faces and places … Continue reading

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