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Wunderkammer: The cabinet of wonders

13 February 2014-5 April 2014, 10.00 am-5.00 am

Exhibitions

Building fa Deakin University Art Gallery (Melbourne Burwood Campus)

In Wunderkammer: The Cabinet of wonders, artist Rod McRae explores conservation, hunting culture, biodiversity, stewardship, colonisation and climate change. McRae's installations of taxidermied animals, some in unnatural tableaux, confront the viewer and ask us to consider our diminishing relationship with the natural world.

Contacts
Julie Nolan
0392445344
jnolan@deakin.edu.au


SENS Seminar Series T1

14 March 2014, 12.00 pm-1.00 pm

Seminars

LT11 (B1.20) Burwood Campus

Seminar 1 Five senior C-PAN staff members present their insight and experience on research fellowships; Dr Trina Hinkley - NHMRC ECR Fellowship Dr Kylie Hesketh - ARC Future Fellowship and ARC Discovery Dr Sharleen O'Reilly - NHMRC TRIP Fellowship Dr Anna Timperio - Heart Foundation Future Leaders Fellowship Prof Aaron Russell - Motor Neurone Disease Research Institute of Australia

Contacts
Joan Dooley
03 9244 6254
joan.dooley@deakin.edu.au

Dawson Kidgell
03 9251 7264
dawson.kidgell@deakin.edu.au


Lord Krebs Public Lecture

19 March 2014, 5.30 pm-7.00 pm

Public lectures

Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne

Distinguished scientist Professor Lord Krebs Kt FRS FMedSci presents ‘International and national perspectives on adapting to climate change: a conversation between ABC's Robyn Williams and Professor Lord Krebs’. In this conversation with Robyn Williams, Lord Krebs will focus on actions the UK and Europe are taking to build resilience in preparing and responding to climate change, and lessons learnt that might be applicable to Australia’s climate adaptation challenges.

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Contacts
Cheyne Brudenell
03 9246 8987
cheyne.brudenell@deakin.edu.au


Wunderkammer: The cabinet of wonders

24 March 2014, 12.00 pm-12.30 pm

Community Events

Building FA Deakin University Art Gallery (Melbourne Burwood Campus)

In Wunderkammer: The cabinet of wonders, artist Rod McRae explores conservation, hunting culture, biodiversity, stewardship, colonisation and climate change. McRae's installations of taxidermied animals, some in unnatural tableaux, confront the viewer and ask us to consider our diminishing relationship with the natural world. Join us for a special talk by the artist on Monday 24 March 2014, 12 pm to 12.30 pm

Contacts
Julie Nolan
03 92445344
jnolan@deakin.edu.au


SENS Seminar Series T1 2014

28 March 2014, 12.00 pm-1.00 pm

Seminars

LT11 (B1.20) Burwood Campus

Seminar 2 Presentations by Dr Severine Lamon on 'The role of miRNAs as potential regulators of skeletal muscle atrophy' and Dr Kent Kowalski on 'Self-compassion in Sport, Health and Exercise'.

Contacts
Joan Dooley
03 9244 6254
joan.dooley@deakin.edu.au

Dawson Kidgell
03 9251 7264
dawson.kidgell@deakin.edu.au


The Blokes Day Out Festival

30 March 2014, 10.00 am-3.00 pm

Community Events

Eastern Beach Reserve

The Blokes Day Out (BDO) Festival is a unique event in the Barwon region that celebrates what it is to be male. The focus is on male health and wellbeing with a huge range of local services and groups uniting to deliver a free fun day out for boys, men, their friends and families. There are a number of mostly free events being held throughout the week of Mon 24 - Sat 29 Mar covering topics including depression, diabetes, hearing tests, becoming a dad and diet.

Contacts
Patricia McLean
0392517020
p.mclean@deakin.edu.au


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