Emma Macdonald As the principal of a low-fee independent school, Liz Hutton makes every dollar stretch to cover the costs of educating her rapidly expanding student body at the Brindabella Christian College.
Emma Macdonald, Bianca Hall ACT Education Minister Chris Bourke has flatly rejected the notion any ACT independent schools will lose out under school funding reforms, saying it was opposition scaremongering.
Emma Macdonald Canberra's government school parents have called for a halt to any expansion of the school autonomy trial.
Emma Macdonald A survey of nearly 200 ACT teachers and principals taking part in a trial to give principals greater budget power shows widespread opposition and fears it will lead to cost-cutting rather than...
Emma Macdonald ANU has clawed back six places to come 64th in the world in the Academic Ranking of World Universities.
Emma Macdonald As far as renovations go, the Australian National University's John Curtin School of Medical Research has undertaken one of the largest, longest and most expensive on campus.
Emma Macdonald Academics who are being made redundant from the Australian National University School of Music are fearful a gag order is included in their contracts to stop them speaking publicly about ANU...
Emma Macdonald The ANU's most senior administrator has resigned and two of the senior executive are poised to announce their departure in coming weeks.
Emma Macdonald A little bit of Melbourne's cosmopolitan laneway culture is about to hit Canberra.
Emma Macdonald ACT Sports Minister Andrew Barr thinks Australia should wait until the Olympic Games are over before it starts analysing the lack of gold medals in the national trophy chest.
Emma Macdonald Women who feed their families by growing vegetables on small plots of land in Papua New Guinea will be the subject of a new University of Canberra research project into their business skills.
Emma Macdonald The Canberra Institute of Technology has managed to hold onto enrolments this year despite unprecedented competition for students from the University of Canberra and Australian National University.
Emma Macdonald The Australian National University has scooped the pool of Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowships, winning nearly $12 million and four out of 17 ARC Laureate Fellowships - more than any...
Emma Macdonald Christine Kallir Preece lies awake at night worrying.
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Emma Macdonald, Peter Jean Disability advocates have praised the ACT for agreeing to be one of the trial sites for the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
Chris Johnson, Emma Macdonald The ACT will lead the nation with the largest of three trial launches for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, after Chief Minister Katy Gallagher agreed to join with the federal government in...
Emma Macdonald It seems so unlikely that a crumbling, decommissioned block of toilets could have changed the course of Australian political history.
Emma Macdonald The Australian National University has ranked in the top 10 universities in the world across six different subjects, according to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings.
Emma Macdonald Police are investigating an incident at Gilmore Primary School in which a long-running bullying issue turned into an angry mob scene involving students and their parents.
Emma Macdonald ACT school principals have known for a while what their NSW counterparts are just starting to find out - the road to autonomy is not without pitfalls.