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Archive for June 2010

More great news for the AWR

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Date: 24 June 2010
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On the day that Australia announces its first woman Prime Minister, the AWR is delighted to announce that it is a successful partner in an Australian Research Council funded project …

Gillard Grabs Her Moment In History

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Date: 24 June 2010
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As I edited the entry for Julia Gillard in the Australian Women’s Register today, I had to create a new occupational category, never used for an Australian woman before …

Using the online community to ‘create’ history

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Date: 22 June 2010
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The Australian Women’s Register has a developed a reputation for being a credible source of information about Australian women and their records. We make no claims to being an authoritative …

Our Hands Make Light Work

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Date: 10 June 2010

You are invited to a fundraising event organised by ETWA (East Timor Women Australia) to support the establishment and maintenance of Women’s Weaving Centres in East Timor. Guest Speaker …

Celebrating Women’s Leadership

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Date: 10 June 2010

On June 2, 2010 at the National Library of Australian in Canberra, a stellar cast of women met to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Australian Women’s Archives Project. Assembled …