Category Archives: Past Events

16 Feb
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Bob Carr shares vision of dystopian future at first Affinity Lunchtime Lecture of 2018

On Wednesday 14 February, Affinity launched its year of programs with a Lunchtime Lecture involving former Australian Foreign Minister and NSW Premier, Hon Bob Carr. Affinity’s first official event of 2018 saw an impressive turnout of more than 70 guests, ...

01 Dec
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Twenty five years of the Disability Discrimination Act

On Tuesday 28 November, Affinity held its final Lunchtime Lecture of the year with Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Alastair McEwin from the Australian Human Rights Commission. The Commissioner, who is deaf, was accompanied by two AUSLAN interpreters who provided translation assistance. ...

15 Nov
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Talking about war, returning soldiers and the veteran experience

On Tuesday 7 November, Affinity Intercultural Foundation continued their popular Morning Conversation lecture series, with a conversation between David Elliott MP, Minister for Counter On Tuesday 7 November, Affinity hosted a Morning Conversation between David Elliott MP, Minister for Counter ...

09 Nov
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We are one but we are many: An insight into the diversity of the NSW independent schools sector

On Wednesday 25 October, Affinity Intercultural Foundation hosted a Lunchtime Lecture with Michael Carr, the Acting Executive Officer of the Association of Independent Schools of NSW (AISNSW). The program was facilitated by Professor Mark Hutchinson, Dean of Education, Arts and ...

09 Nov
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What is the price of safety: NSW Police Deputy Commissioner Catherine Burn

On Wednesday 4 October, Affinity hosted a Lunchtime Lecture with NSW Police Deputy Commissioner Catherine Burn. The program was facilitated by Judith Whelan, Head of ABC Spoken Content. The title of the Deputy Commissioner’s work was What is the price ...

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