ANU to pause classes for one week as it responds to COVID-19

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated March 18 2020 - 9:04pm, first published 8:30am
ANU vice-chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt says students should keep studying despite a teaching break. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

The Australian National University will pause classes for a week as it responds to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on

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