Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Blainey AC – The State of the World
29 March 2023
Federation University Australia has hosted a special event featuring famed historian Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Blainey AC.
Using his broad knowledge of Australian and global history, Professor Blainey gave the audience thought-provoking insights into 'The State of the World'.
Educated at Ballarat High School, Professor Blainey has authored more than 40 books, including The Tyranny of Distance, The Causes of War and A Short History of the World, which has been translated into many languages. He was appointed as foundation Chancellor at the University of Ballarat in 1993.
Launch of the National Centre for Reconciliation, Truth, and Justice
The National Centre for Reconciliation, Truth, and Justice has been launched at Federation University Australia.
The Centre will lead regional and national transformational change across industry, community, and academia through a rich program of research, education, engagement, outreach, and advocacy activities.
Introduction to Co-op — breakfast event
Federation University Australia is becoming Australia’s first co-operative university. Co-operative learning involves designing and delivering education in co-operation with employers. It will provide a talent pool of graduates that already understands the real needs of employers.
An expert panel joined Federation Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Duncan Bentley to share their experience and speak about how co-op will help to address the skills needs of our region.