On Tuesday 13th October, the Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) held a 20th anniversary cocktail event at Parliament House, Canberra. The evening was attended by ACICIS alumni from 1995 through to 2015. Read more about the event here.
David Scholefield (Semester 38/Feb 2014 & Semester 39/Aug 2014), an ACICIS alumni who completed his year in Indonesia with one semester on the Flexible Language Immersion Program at Universitas Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta and one semester on the West Java Field Study program at Universitas Payahangan in Bandung. As a part of the [...]
ACICIS Consortium Director, Professor David T. Hill, presented at the Indonesia Council Open Conference (ICOC) 2015 at Deakin University. His presentation was about the past twenty years of ACICIS and the decade ahead. The ICOC is a multi-disciplinary conference which provides a forum for the presentation of new and innovative [...]
2015 will mark the 20th Anniversary of ACICIS Study Indonesia.
ACICIS is excited to announce that dates have been set for the 20th Anniversary reunion event in Yogyakarta later this year.
ACICIS Consortium Director, Prof David T. Hill, was inducted as a Member of the Order of Australia in the 2015 Australia Day Honours. Prof Hill is delighted that ACICIS Study Indonesia has been implicitly recognised through the award and commends the consortium for its work in supporting and furthering bilateral relations between Australia and Indonesia.
As the outcomes of the 2015 funding round of the Commonwealth Government’s New Colombo Plan Mobility Program have now been announced, we thought you might be interested to know that the Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) has successfully secured $608,900 of mobility grant funding to support students to [...]
recipient. This scholarship honours the commitment, hard work and passion for builing people-to-people relations between young Australian and Indonesian students by former ACICIS staff member, Lestari Widyastuti, who sadly passed away in 2007. ACICIS thanks all our alumni who have generously supported this scholarship over the years.
The Australian Consortium of ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS), in partnership with Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) and the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, held a reception marking the launch of The Australian Government’s New Colombo Plan initiative, at Universitas Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta on Friday 17 October 2014. The Rector of UGM, [...]
ACICIS was delighted when the Hon. Kevin Rudd, Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, made a surprise visit to meet the students at the ACICIS professional practicum programs in Jakarta on Monday 9 January 2012, during a brief visit to Jakarta on his way to New York. Mr Rudd was welcomed [...]
On Saturday 14 July 2012, a group of ACICIS students were invited to meet with the Australian Foreign Minister Senator Bob Carr, during his visit to Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The meeting was a unique opportunity for university students and participants in a school tour from Perth’s Scotch College to talk to the Minister about their experiences and the value of learning language in-country.