The Meetings are held in Wesley House, 140 Ann St, Brisbane, 4000

wesley-house-brisbaneWesley Hall 1

Refreshments are served from 10:00am

No RSVP necessary (except for the Christmas Morning Tea).

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Next Meetings

Tuesday, 21 November

Ms Beata Ostapiej-Piatkowski,The Romero Centre, Mercy Community Centre

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Previous 2017 Meetings

6 November: Prof Else Wilkins – Music, Maths and Brains

OctoberDr Kim Wilkins – Writing fiction and biographies

19 September: Annual General Meeting with entertainment from the Lyceum Lyricists

September: Emeritus Professor Roly Sussex – The public perceptions of scientific innovations from Galileo to climate change

August: Ms Libbie Schmidt. Glamour in the Skies: The golden age of the air stewardess

August: Adjunct Professor Ann Scott: From Shorthand to website management, a personal perspective on living with the technological change

July: Dr Ingrid McGuffog. Photo-storytelling with Criminal Justice involved women in Rochester NY.
(TBC)

July: Ms Dorelle Thompson. Nutrition as best medicine (Lecture notes available on the Members’ Only Page)

June: Emeritus Professor Colleen Cartwright – The legal issues /rights of people with dementia and their carers (A Power Point presentation of this talk is available on the Members’ Only page)

June: Dr Irena Vetter – Developing new pain medications

May: Neita Bell Lecture Assoc.Prof Margaret Maynard: Women’s fashion for flight

May: Anniversary Lunch: Emeritus Professor Bob Milns AM: What made Ancient Greeks laugh

April: Speaker: Ms Annabel Lloyd, City Archivist

March: Speaker: Professor Ben White, Director Australian Centre for Health Law Research QUT Faculty of Law

March: Women’s career development throughout the lifespan: International perspectives – Speaker: Professor Wendy Patton

February: Science and the Great Barrier Reef in Court Speaker: Ms Jo-Anne Bragg, CEO Environment Defenders Office

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