Alumni Update 2013 Issue 2 University of South Australia, Business School
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Congratulations to the March 2013 graduates!
These graduates join the 174,000-strong global network of alumni from the University of South Australia and its antecedent institutions. We take this opportunity to remind you of the benefits and professional networking opportunities offered by the University's Alumni Network. To access Alumni benefits and keep up to date with new opportunities apply for your free Network Card and update your address details via Stay Connected online.

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Free UniSA Library membership!
Graduates can access FREE membership to the UniSA Library until December 2014. Benefits include access to the Library main collection, a range of online databases including Gale Virtual Reference Library, Proquest Central and RefWorks as well as in-Library services.

To take up this offer just sign up for your Alumni Network card and join the Library online or at any campus. more...

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Alumni networks
LinkedIn is a powerful way to build your professional networks. Boost your network with more than 3700 connections by joining the University of South Australia Alumni LinkedIn group and the University of South Australia Business and Law Alumni LinkedIn group.

Explore the other University of South Australia alumni networks available in Australia, overseas and online. more...
Alumni in focus
Wendy Tai
Wendy Tai
Wendy Tai has forged a successful career in human resources management in Malaysia and now China, where she is HR Director for the Volkswagen Group’s Audi China operation. more...
Robert Styling AFSM OAM
Robert Styling AFSM OAM
Robert Styling has had a distinguished management career in the disability services sector and as a volunteer in the South Australian Country Fire Service. more...
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Alumni achievements  
Former University of South Australia chancellor, Dr David Klingberg AO, was admitted to the Engineers Australia Engineering Hall of Fame.

Congratulations to graduates Hannah McInerney and Susan Gellard who have been accepted into the Prominent Hill OZ Minerals two-year graduate program. Hannah majored in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and works at the Prominent Hill mine in the far north of South Australia. Susan worked as a tax accountant for three years before applying for the OZ Minerals graduate program to train as a management accountant. She commutes between Prominent Hill and the company’s head office in Melbourne.
News and Events
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UniSA set to lead cell therapy manufacturing
Powerful new technologies to treat significant illnesses will be developed at UniSA as part of a new Cooperative Research Centre for Cell Therapy Manufacturing. more...
In a show of lasting collaboration and friendship between UniSA and Tianjin, Vice Chancellors Prof David Lloyd and Prof Li Jiajun, planted a crab apple tree at City West campus during the launch of the China-Australia Centre for Sustainable Urban Development.
UniSA and Tianjin University – building sustainable cities
UniSA is set to become the Australian epicentre for advanced research into sustainable urban development in a million dollar partnership with Tianjin University. more...
From left, Arun Thomas, Aimee Wohling, Hayley Main
Do you know someone who would benefit from a scholarship?
The University of South Australia Foundation has scholarships and grants valued at over $640,000 to award to eligible students in a variety of programs. more...
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Grow your career –
visit our Careers Expo
19 March
Visit UniSA’s 2013 Employment and Careers Expo at the Adelaide Convention Centre, Tuesday 19 March, 11am-3pm. Your opportunity to meet potential employers. more...
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Honours Information Evening
Exploring your options for further career development? An Honours degree with the UniSA Business School could give you a competitive advantage. more...
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Email for life
If you graduated after
1 December 2010 you can keep your University email account for life. It’s free and a great way to  stay in touch with colleagues and friends worldwide. more...
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Industry Leaders Fund  2013 grants open
These grants, worth up to $50,000, are a great opportunity for potential CEOs in trade-exposed industries to undertake professional development of your choice. Apply by 31 May 2013. more...
From left, Elaine Bensted, CEO of Zoos SA, and Alana Higgins, UniSA Commerce student
CEO for a day
UniSA Commerce student Alana Higgins was the winner of the UniSA Business School ‘Win a Day as a CEO’ competition which gave her the opportunity to meet Business School graduate Elaine Bensted, CEO of Zoos SA. more...

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