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ResearcHERs @ UoM Wikipedia edit-a-thon

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Date: 21 August 2017

On Friday August 25th 2017, the University of Melbourne community will come together to improve the representation of women on Wikipedia. There will be workshops for both new and experienced Wikipedians, a cheat …

Susan Kiefel becomes Australia’s first female High Court chief justice

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Date: 29 November 2016

Susan Kiefel has been named as the next Chief Justice of the High Court, the first woman to take on the role. She replace Chief Justice Robert …

When marriage went underground – The Marriage Bar and its removal in Australia

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Date: 28 November 2016
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An important anniversary for Australian women slipped by relatively unheralded earlier this month. November 18 marked 50 years since the federal government, led by Harold Holt, decreed that it would be legal …

Winter Tales with Alice Giles

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Date: 7 June 2016
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Winter Tales – With Alice Giles

Alice Giles is celebrated as one of the world’s leading harpists. She performs extensively as a guest artist at many international festivals, regularly appears with …

A new project to celebrate and support Victorian Women’s History and Heritage!

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Date: 23 April 2015
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A new project to celebrate the contribution of women to Victoria in the past and in the future has been established.

The Women’s HERitage Centre Victoria aims to educate, inspire, empower and …