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Emma Macdonald is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times.
Emma Macdonald First-year enrolments at the Australian National University's school of music have more than halved this year following last year's industrial turmoil and negative publicity over savage job and...
Emma Macdonald The ACT opposition has called for urgent action to save Canberra’s school canteens, saying the ACT Government should bring forward a promised $1 million rescue package that is not budgeted to begin ...
Emma Macdonald The humble school canteen, staffed by volunteers and run by local parents and citizens groups, may soon become a thing of the past in the ACT.
Emma Macdonald Her Italian heritage has given Jackie Thornton a love of good food and fiery determination. And she has needed both in spades to turn around the ailing fortunes of the Florey Primary School canteen.
Emma Macdonald His name’s on several international rich lists and he commands a business empire worth $30 billion.
Emma Macdonald Canberra-born global commodities trader and billionaire Graham Tuckwell and his wife Louise have donated $50 million to the Australian National University to set up Australia’s version of the Rhodes...
Emma Macdonald Canberra parents are more concerned with how talented their children's teachers are than class sizes.
Emma Macdonald Twins Isaac and Henry have lived largely parallel lives to the age of 12, but will now go to different schools.
Emma Macdonald Canberra public servant Dan Billing would like to say thank you.
Emma Macdonald ACT Work Safety Commissioner Mark McCabe has confirmed a record number of 120 notices for safety breaches have been handed down after Wednesday's blitz in Harrison.
Emma Macdonald At least 88 improvement and infringement notices – amounting to up to $50,000 in fines – were issued on Wednesday after a work safety blitz on building sites in Harrison.
Emma Macdonald Got a veggie patch? Maybe a compost heap? Perhaps you even have some chickens – but here's betting you aren't farming trout in your own backyard.
Emma Macdonald The National Tertiary Education Union has welcomed the federal government's rejection of UC's plans to expand into Melbourne.
Emma Macdonald Nobel prizes are nice, but astrophysicist Brian Schmidt says it is wonderful to be recognised ''at home''.
Emma Macdonald Giuseppe Giugni's life story defines what Australia Day is all about.
Emma Macdonald Want to be a physiotherapist? You might need to wait in line to get the qualifications.
Emma Macdonald Nobel Prize winning astrophysicist Brian Schmidt might be agnostic but this weekend resorted to his own version of prayer.
Emma Macdonald Parents usually try to keep their children's exposure to chemicals at an absolute minimum, but when it comes to sunscreen, the more chemicals the better, according to the University of Canberra's...
Emma Macdonald What some of the ACT's movers and shakers are up to as Canberra quietens down during the summer break.
Emma Macdonald An Australian Tertiary Admission Rank of 99 sounds impressive, but if you want to be the next Brian Schmidt - the Australian National University astrophysicist who won the 2011 Nobel prize in physics...