Elite math students are busy during the holidays, with 170 attending this year’s AMSI Summer School in Sydney.
Founders of psychology and computer science programs at Flinders – and Professorial Fellow Mike Rann – were recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours.
News of the death of Professor Chris Marlin, former Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), has saddened the Flinders community.
Flinders’ role as a major contributor to the economic and social development in southern Adelaide was underscored with the start of construction of the University’s $120 million building at Tonsley.
Flinders University is poised to make its largest single investment in educational facilities since the University was established with a planned $120 million expansion at Tonsley Park.
To the untrained eye, the spreadsheet sitting on Luke Humphris’ desk appears to be a mishmash of meaningless numbers.
Flinders University has had a significant growth in demand for its engineering and computer science courses in 2009. More than 5000 prospective students will be offered a place in undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Flinders, representing an overall increase in application numbers of around 5 per cent over last year.