Awards season rolls on, with Macquarie University announcing the vice chancellor’s Learning and Teaching awards. Major hons go to; Teaching Excellence, Penny Van Bergen (Human Sciences), Enhance Learning, Human Anatomy Program – Goran Strkalj, Anneliese Hulme, Richard Appleyard, Mirjana Strkalj and Michael Rampe. Excel Skills for Business – Yvonne Breyer, Nicole Bull, Phil Goody, Prashan Karunaratne, Tim Keighley and Nathan Sollars.
Brian Castro (University of Adelaide) has won the poetry prize in the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. John Edwards (Curtin U, adjunct professor) won the history category for the first volume of his John Curtin’s War.