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Strictly speaking | spruik

It sometimes takes a while for dictionaries to catch up with usage. One of the latest additions to the Oxford English Dictionary online is the transitive sense of the verb spruik, ‘to talk about or promote/publicise something’, to add to ...

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CSU makes a RUN for advocacy

The Regional Universities Network (RUN) has a new member in Charles Sturt University. CSU decided to join RUN to help advocate for regional universities, their students and communities. It has campuses in Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, Orange, Port Macquarie and Wagga ...

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On the move: May

GENE JENNY La Trobe University geneticist Professor Jenny Graves has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in the US, joining a community of world-leading scientists. Considered one of the highest honours a scientist can receive, Graves – ...

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ABC announces top 5 science scholars

The ABC and UNSW Sydney are spotlighting five early-career science researchers through recently announced media residencies. This year, the Top 5 emerging scholars work in fields ranging from psychology to geology and were selected from more than 150 applicants from ...

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