International students beneficial to all
In a recent speech, Federal Education Minister Christopher Pyne indicated his commitment to freeing up a range of issues around international students.
World University Rankings
The QS World University Rankings 2013/2014 released this morning show that ANU remains among the top 30 universities in the world, ranked 27th globally.
As you read this, I will be in China visiting some of its top ten universities.
University funding models
In this video, I explain my thoughts on the Australian university funding model and compare it to international universities.
Changes to CASS course delivery
This morning I spoke to ABC 666 local radio about the changes to course delivery in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences. Here is a transcipt of the interview with Genevieve Jacobs.
Enterprise bargaining update
As part of our budget package, I indicated that the University would pay all staff a salary increase of 2%, backdated to 1 July 2013. This salary increase will be paid tomorrow.
Budget package announcement
Today we announced a comprehensive package of measures to address the challenges presented by the Federal Budget cuts to university funding.
Solving our budget challenges
A series of discussion forums will be held between 3 and 14 June seeking staff and student input for solving the serious budget challenges we confront as a result of the recently announced funding cuts to universities.
Discussion Forum Videos
In March I hosted a series of discussion forums around the campus.For those who couldn’t make it to the forums, I hope you find this video series informative and I welcome your feedback.
Universities a foundation for the Canberra economy
Very few of us appreciate how critical higher education is to the Canberra economy as a major industry.