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David Marr sold out

This Thursday's Alumni Speaker Series event with David Marr is sold out.

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Peter Mares wins journalism excellence award

Cranlana Programme moderator Peter Mares’s work was celebrated at the 2015 Australian Migration & Settlement Awards in Canberra last night.

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David Marr at the Alumni Speaker Series

On Thursday 27 August, journalist and author David Marr will discuss issues surrounding the monarchy, Australia's constitution and the impact of political apathy in part four of the 2015 Alumni Speaker Series.

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Geoffrey Watson calls for a federal Anti-corruption Commission

The Sydney barrister and former counsel assisting the Independent Commission Against Corruption in NSW used his Alumni Speaker Series address this month to call on the federal government to establish an independent national Anti-corruption Commission.

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Registrations open: the Perth Cranlana Conversations

Disruptive economics, returning to Plato's Cave and the link between ethics and effectiveness all topics of discussion feature in the 2015 Cranlana Conversations series.

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The pernicious impact of corruption

Noted Sydney barrister and former counsel assisting the Independent Commission Against Corruption, Geoffrey Watson SC, will deliver an Alumni Speaker Series lecture on Thursday 2 July 2015 at Cranlana.

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Failing the ‘good society’ test: domestic violence in Australia

Fiona McCormack, CEO of Domestic Violence Victoria, addresses the Alumni Speaker Series on Tuesday 9 June 2015.

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Announcing the 2015 Alumni Speaker Series

This year’s Alumni Speaker Series reviews Australia’s progress in creating the Good Society, and turns the spotlight on aspects requiring urgent attention.

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Registrations now open for the Cranlana Advanced symposia

Registrations are now open for the Cranlana Advanced: Power & Society Symposium. This two-day intensive course follows on from the Colloquium, giving alumni an opportunity to re-engage with the concepts and revisit the Cranlana experience.

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A Cranlana Dialogue on the morality of business

Next month we are launching the first in a new series of events. Called the Cranlana Dialogues, they are public moderated events where the audience engages in with an expert panel around a relevant issue. The first is taking place on 14 April in partnership with RMIT and will be an exploration of the morality of business. The panel of experts will be led by Dame Julia Cleverdon.

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Malcolm Fraser (21 May 1930 - 20 March 2015)

In the coming days there will be countless accolades for Australia’s 22nd Prime Minister. Reflecting on his many great works and influence on society, we will also remember the Right Hon Malcolm Fraser AC CH as a great supporter of Cranlana.

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2015 programmes now open for registration

Dates finalised and enrolments are now being taken for the various Colloquium programmes. Click here for further details.

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