Alumni Update 2012 Issue 9 University of South Australia
Anne and Gordon Samstag Museum
Master of Stillness: Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940–2011
Internationally acclaimed expatriate South Australian artist and alumnus of this University, Jeffrey Smart, is one of Australia’s most important living painters. This major exhibition gives due recognition to Smart’s exceptional achievements over a long life in art, and to his exemplary contribution to Australian painting.

Master of Stillness Exhibition: 12 October – 14 December 2012, opening hours Tuesday – Friday 11-5pm, Saturday – Sunday 2-5pm.

Join us for our SMArt events presented in association with the Master of Stillness exhibition. Ticketed events, bookings essential.

Image:  Jeffrey SMART, Self-portrait at Papini’s (detail) 1984-85, oil and acrylic on canvas, 85.0 x 115.0 cm, Private collection (c) Jeffrey Smart
Alumni in focus
Dr Chitra Rajaram
Dr Chitra Rajaram
Dr Chitra Rajaram has had a distinguished career in media and public relations being honoured several times by the Singapore Government for her contribution to the Indian community and her work with disadvantaged women and children. more...
Madhava Bhat
Madhava Bhat
Migrating from India in 1995 as a qualified, but unemployed, medical physicist, Madhava Bhat was given a chance by the University of South Australia and today he is Chief Physicist at the Adelaide Radiotherapy Centre. more...

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November dance troupe tickets  
Don’t miss Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, the fabulous all male dance troupe with a new take on classical ballet, returning to the Adelaide Festival Centre in November. Use your Alumni network card to access discount tickets.

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Staff at the University of South Australia have won three citations for their committment to innovative and exciting teaching.
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Teaching accolades for UniSA
Congratulations to University of South Australia staff who have been recognised for innovative world teaching in the Australian Government's 2012 Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning. more...
John J. Siegfried
Anne Hawke Memorial Lecture
What is the value of a university degree?
Professor John Siegfried, senior economic adviser to the US Government, will explore whether a university degree in Australia produces sufficient returns to attract needed investment in education, 18 October. More info and registrations
Research Degree Student
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Scholarship opportunities for 2013
A University of South Australia research degree will help you develop skills to solve real-world challenges. See the range of postgraduate research scholarships on offer. Applications for domestic students close 31 October. more...
The 20th Anniversary of the official opening of Parliament House in Canberra. Picture courtesy of Angelo Tsirekas
Interested in policy?
Parliamentary Library Summer Research Scholarship
This six-week Canberra-based scholarship for postgraduate students will support a research project related to policy and the Australian Parliament. Apply by 15 October 2012. more...

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