In 2006, ACICIS Administrative Officer Erin McMahon (Semester 14, Feb 2002) organised a redesign of the ACICIS logo. Our new logo takes the form of a legendary character from wayang (the traditional puppetry and drama of Indonesia) named "Gatotkaca" alias "Kesatria Pringgadani" (The Flying Knight of Pringgadani). Gatotkaca was the [...]
Former ACICIS student, Joel Backwell (Semester 15/Aug 2002 & Semester 16/Feb 2003), completed a year of study at Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta on the ACICIS Flexible Language Immersion Program.
Former ACICIS student, David Visser (Semester 39, 38/Feb 2014, Aug 2014), completed both the ACICIS International Relations semester program at Parahyangan University, in Bandung and the ACICIS Islamic Business, Law & Society semester program at Universitas Islam Indonesia, in Yogyakarta.
By Annalise Bolt, JPP 2015
University of New South Wales
With a passion for mi goreng and zero Indonesian language skills I travelled alone to Jakarta to complete a Journalism Professional Practicum, with the support of a New Colombo Plan scholarship.
ACICIS held a 20th anniversary celebration and reunion weekend in Yogyakarta from the 28 to 30 August, 2015. It was a brilliant weekend, giving us all a time to reminisce, and realize the significance of ACICIS’ contribution to the Australia- Indonesia relationship over the previous two decades.
The Australian Government’s New Colombo Plan will again support a significant scaling-up of study abroad to Indonesia through the Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS), with the announcement of over $2.1 million awarded to the consortium in the latest funding round.
Former ACICIS student Anton Lucanus (Semester 39/Aug 2014) completed a semester in Indonesia on the Flexible Language Immersion Program at Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta.
Former ACICIS student Charlotte Corbyn (Semester 39/Aug 2014) studied at Universitas Katolik Parayhangan, Bandung for one semester.
Charlotte completed the West Java Field Study Program as part of her honours in Politics and International Relations at Murdoch University.