Series 181 - ANU orientation handbooks and programs

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ANU orientation handbooks and programs


  • 1962 - 1977 (Creation)

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0.1 m (1 type 2 box)

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(1953 -)

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The Association was formally established in June 1953 and formed by a small body of research students. The aims of the Association as stated in its original consititution are to promote the welfare and representation of members, and encourage social and sporting activities among the University's research students. It is now the peak undergraduate student body at the Australian National University.

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The handbook is an annual publication published by the Students’ Association for new students to the University. The programs relate to events in Orientation Week, usually the last week in February or the first week in March.


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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 3 December 2007; revised 15 July 2009




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