- Mr Peter Yu
Mr Peter Yu will present this year's Reconciliation Lecture on Reconciliation, Treaty Making and Nation Building.
- Professor Sally Wheeler OBE
The ANU College of Law hosts its annual Prizes Ceremony which acknowledges the achievements of our students and the contribution and support of our donors.
- The Honourable Justice Geoffrey Nettle, High Court of Australia
The National Judicial College of Australia and the Australian National University College of Law will present their annual conference on the biennial topic of Sentencing on 3 & 4 March, 2018 at the Australian National University campus in Canberra.
- Dr Christopher Ward SC, Adjunct Professor, ANU College of Law
This discussion will consider the constitutional framework within which international law can be brought before the High Court of Australia, the early consideration by the High Court of international law issues, and the development by the High Court of a uniquely Australian approach to the concepts of monism and dualism.
Completing an award at ANU is a significant academic achievement and is rightly celebrated at the University's prestigious Conferring of Awards ceremonies.
- Professor Stephen Bottomley, ANU College of Law
GRADUATING STUDENTS - you and your families are warmly invited to the Dean's graduation reception prior to your graduation ceremony.
- Bill Campbell PSM QC, General Counsel (International Law), Office of International Law, Attorney-General’s Department
Australia’s engagement with international courts and tribunals over the past 20 years has increased markedly, in part due to its acceptance of new forms of contentious jurisdiction, but also because states and private actors have become more litigious.
- Dr Cameron Moore, Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security, University of Wollongong
- Henry Burmester AO, QC, ANU College of Law
The Australian Defence Force, together with military forces from a number of western democracies, have for some years been seeking out and killing Islamic militants in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan, detaining asylum seekers for periods at sea or running the judicial systems of failed states.
- A/Prof Therese MacDermott
There has been in place mechanisms for pursuing the principle of non-discrimination at work on the basis of age for some time within the Australian legislative framework.
- Professor Margaret Thornton
- Anne Macduff
- Professor Desmond Manderson
- Justine Poon
- Dr Dorota Gozdecka
Questions of migration and citizenship have become so prominent that not a week passes without a new heated legal controversy surrounding the regulation of the lives of migrants.
- Professor Jenny Hocking FASSA, Monash University
The dismissal of the Whitlam government by the Governor-General Sir John Kerr in 1975 remains one of the most contentious episodes in Australian politics. The history of the dismissal is no less contentious and has never been settled.
- Hon Justice Stephen Gageler AC
- Genevieve Jacobs, host of Mornings on ABC Radio canberra
- Professor Stephen Bottomley, Dean, ANU College of Law
This list of books and films is an expression of our Law School’s values and a reminder that a well-rounded education does not come solely from prescribed texts and journals. Reading for pleasure, and broadening one's world view, can be a wonderful supplement to the benefits that an education and a career in the law provides.