Past events

21
Sep
2017
Complicit film still
5.45PM to 8.30PM Film screening

Complicit is a documentary filmed under the radar over 3 years, following the journey of Yi Yeting, a Chinese migrant factory worker with work-induced leukaemia, who learns labour law in order to defend the millions of workers like him against the powerful electronics companies. 

09
Sep
2017
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10.00AM to 2.00PM Workshop
  • Kon Karapanagiotidis, CEO, Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

ASRC Founder and CEO Kon Karapanagiotidis, warmly invites you to this four hour workshop to share the findings of our ground-breaking ‘Words That Work’ messaging research that was led by communications expert Anat Shenker-Osorio, and discuss how this has informed the development of a values based conversation framework. 

17
May
2017
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10.00AM to 7.00PM Panel discussion

Learn about the legal issues impacting counter-terrorism, citizenship, race relations, climbing imprisonment rates and the South China Sea.

08-12
May
2017
Wellbeing week
12.00PM to 5.00PM Celebration

The ANU College of Law is committed to health and wellbeing in the law, for all our students and academic and professional staff. This is the inaugural Wellbeing in the Law Week, presented by the ANU College of Law Wellbeing Initiative and the ANU Law Students' Society.

03
May
2017
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5.00PM to 6.00PM Panel discussion
  • Melanie Poole
  • Sam Watts
  • Nishadee Perera
  • William Mudford

Four recent ANU Law graduates will talk about the career paths they have taken since graduating, from Masters study to refugee advocacy, legal aid representation to health policy.

28
Mar
2017
David Marr
1.00PM to 2.00PM Book launch
  • David Marr

Most Australians despise what Pauline Hanson stands for, yet politics in this country is now orbiting around One Nation.

07
Mar
2017
Law Reform and Social Justice
1.00PM to 2.00PM Information session

Want to find out more about who ANU Law Reform and Social Justice are, or what we do? Are you interested in joining a project? Do you have ideas you are burning to share with like-minded students? Come along to our Info Session in Week 3!

23
Feb
2017
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1.00PM to 2.00PM College seminar
  • Marcelle Burns, University of New England
  • Jennifer Nielsen, Southern Cross University

In this paper, we share our reflections on our success in using theory as a practice to challenge the wicked problem of racism in the law classroom. 

13
Feb
2017
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3.00PM to 6.00PM Panel discussion
  • Dr Joshua Rosenzweig, Amnesty International
  • Professor Terence Halliday, Northwestern University; Regnet, ANU
  • Professor Sarah Biddulph, University of Melbourne
  • Professor Susan Trevaskes, Griffith University

Four years into the Xi Jinping leadership, it is appropriate to begin assessing the effects of his ‘governing the nation according to the law’ 依法治国 platform. 

13
Oct
2016
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5.00PM to 7.00PM Panel discussion
  • Julian McMahon (Reprieve Australia)

Does the death penalty deter crime? What is the scope and nature of Australia’s role in the region? Why has there been a resurgence of the death penalty in the Asia-Pacific?

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