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Teresia Teaiwa

Vale, Teresia Teaiwa

22 March 2017

Very sad news yesterday (21 March, 2017) of the tragic loss of Teresia Teaiwa, stellar Pacific studies scholar renowned for her writing on gender, militarization, Pacific feminisms and Pacific...

Our Micronesia

Bill Raynor Conservation Scholarship Deadline EXTENDED to March 31st

15 February 2017

The establishment of the Bill Raynor Micronesia Challenge Scholarship Fund was inspired by the work of one of Micronesia’s lead conservation pioneers, William Charles Raynor, known to many as Bill...

New Volume on Pacific Archaeology - 'Spatial Dynamics in Oceania: Discovery, Appropriation and the Emergence of Traditional Societies'

31 January 2017

Proceedings of the Seances de la Societe Prehistorique Francaise, held in Paris in 2014, are now out.

Oceanic Knowledges Conference, Humanities Research Centre, ANU, 27-28 January

09 January 2017

The Humanities Research Centre (ANU), in partnership with the ARC Laureate Fellowship of Professor Matthew Spriggs and the ANU Pacific Institute, is holding a conference on 27-28 January 2017 on...

Pacific Institute

Call for Papers: Pacific International Politics Conference, Seoul, July 2017

13 December 2016

After the notable success of the first annual conference in Kyoto, Japan, the organizers would like to announce the second Pacific International Politics Conference (PIPC), formerly known as...

Vale, Tom Ernst

10 August 2016

Pacific scholars and his many other friends at ANU are saddened to hear of the loss Tom Ernst. Tom had a long and close association with Papua New Guinea.

Vale, Guy Powles

29 July 2016

It was with great sadness that the ANU community learned of the passing of our colleague, mentor and friend Guy Powles, a distinguished lawyer and legal scholar of the Pacific.

Australian Data Archive

Australian Data Archive Available for Pacific Researchers

25 July 2016

The Australian Data Archive (ADA) in ANU’s College of Arts and Social Sciences holds a number of survey and census data sets of relevance to researchers working on Pacific Islands nations and...

Abundance of Research Resources Available from the Pacific Institute

17 June 2016

Did you know that the Pacific Institute has digitised more than 300 monographs and working papers relating to the Pacific? Or that these valuable research materials are available for free?


CAP–USP Strategic Partnership Development Grants: Outcomes

10 June 2016

ANU’s College of Asia and the Pacific (CAP) has recently announced that four academics associated with the college have been awarded allocations in the latest (and final) round of the CAP–USP...


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