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Cancer patients and exercise

On behalf of Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA), A/Professor Prue Cormie (Australian Catholic University in Melbourne) has forwarded to me a copy of a consensus…

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College Archives Project

In 2002, and at the request of the National Council of the Australian College of Educators, Tony Ryan undertook the major task of reviewing College records from around Australia,..

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When Words Fail Us

Ours is now a culture enamoured of social media, email, SMS messaging, chat rooms and all the gadgets of new era communication. We exchange words like never before…

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So what is a good death?

The prime focus of In Search of a Good Death is palliative care, comfort and meaning at life’s end. It has been said that we live in a death-denying society. As one of…

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New Male Studies

Thanks to the Editor of the online open access journal New Male Studies Dr Miles Groth (Wagner College, Staten Island, New York), and also to Dr John Ashfield…

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Hollywood’s First Australian

Presenter of The Big Screen, John J McGowan is also the author of Hollywood’s First Australian – the adventurous life of J. P. McGowan, the movie pioneer they called The…

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Podcasts – A Selection

As Anne Deveson – writer, broadcaster and mental health advocate – died in Sydney in late 2016, it is timely to re-visit this important contribution to discussions on…

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Cathy Weber

Cathy Weber’s career as a professional musician includes many years as soprano soloist, chorister, choral director, workshop leader and teacher of classical singing.