Author Archives: Affinity Intercultural Foundation

24 Aug
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October 4 Lunchtime Lecture with NSW Police Deputy Commissioner Catherine Burn

About the presenter: Judith Whelan is Head of Spoken Content at ABC Radio, in which she oversees RN, the ABC local radio stations in Australia’s capital cities, Grandstand and the newly formed Audio Studios concentrating on podcasts. She was previously ...

18 Aug
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Twin talks: A Recap of Professor Scott Alexander’s 2017 Sydney tour

Professor Scott Alexander, from the Chicago Catholic Theological Union delivered two talks during the Sydney leg of his Australia and New Zealand tour in August with a presentation titled, Reforming Reform: Hizmet and the survival of ‘Civil Islam’ in contemporary ...

17 Aug
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Abraham Conference 2017

On Sunday 16 July, an excited audience gathered at Parramatta Mission to listen to our panel of Muslim, Christian and Jewish speakers discuss pertinent issues related to living in a multi-faith and multicultural society. The panel was moderated by MC ...

17 Aug
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A Lunchtime Lecture with Dr Kay Patterson, Age Discrimination Commissioner

Abstract: When Paul McCartney penned his famous song “Will you still need me…” in 1966, at the age of 16, the oldest of Australia’s baby boomers were turning 20.  Despite Paul contemplating turning 64 these boomers were on the cusp of ...

20 Jul
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Morning Conversation with Professor Barney Glover

  About the speaker: Professor Barney Glover commenced as the Vice-Chancellor and President of Western Sydney University on 1 January 2014. Professor Glover is an accomplished academic leader and experienced Vice-Chancellor. Previously Vice-Chancellor at Charles Darwin University from 2009 to ...