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Giving for the Common Good

The Wheeler Centre hosted Giving for the Common Good, a talk with Stephen Heintz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Foundation (which shouldn’t be confused with the… 532 more words

Philanthropy

Interrobang: the Wheeler Centre’s Festival of Questions

Does the universe have memory?
Yes.
Do you know how I know that?

Because I got to attend the Interrobang Festival of Questions, and the marvellous Dr. 803 more words

Reviews

Shelf Life: Poppy by Drusilla Modjeska

The Stella Awards have initiated #stellaspark to fund raise for their literary prize, but also to get people talking about their favourite books by Australian women. 512 more words

Stuff I Like

Writing Workshop Review: Taming the Beast

It’s been an out of the ordinary couple of days for me. On Friday I attended the Summer School Wheeler Centre writer’s workshop Taming the Beast with Sonia Orchard, while this afternoon featured another instalment of me at the dentist. 885 more words

Stuff I Like

What implication does the Emoji have for the future of linguistics?

Read this super great web comic/article by Sam Wallman on the legitimacy of Emojis as a form of language.

Published as part of the Wheeler Centre’s ‘ 108 more words

Musings

Fight or Flight

So I went to the city and listened to the authors of ‘Queer Literature’ at the Wheeler Centre, although my book might not exactly fall into the genre, I thought it an interesting talk to attend.   582 more words

Writing

#WEB206 - Where are you going to find #information related to your topic?

TUTOR:

What kind of stuff do you think you will need?
Where are you going to find information related to your topic?
How will you judge if it good or bad information?
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