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Vale Emeritus Professor Ruqaiya Hasan

It is with great sadness that we report that Emeritus Professor Raqaiya Hasan passed away on 24th June 2015.


LINGLINE Volume 96

LINGLINE Volume 96 is now available to be viewed.

Vale Christopher N Candlin News

Vale Professor Christopher N Candlin

It is with great sadness that we report that Emeritus Professor Christopher N. Candlin passed away on 9th May 2015. He was a major force in the field of applied linguistics and instrumental in its establishment as a respected discipline in Australia and worldwide.


Win-win for Speech Pathology

A mutually beneficial partnership between Macquarie and St Thomas Catholic Primary School, Willoughby, has seen local school students benefit from a speech and language program that also offers Macquarie's speech pathology students valuable in-field experience..


Students struggle to hear teacher in new fad open-plan classrooms 

Kiri Mealings, PhD candidate, discusses how kindy kids are unable to hear lessons in open-plan classrooms in The Conversation.


Lingline Volume 95 

Lingline Volume 95 is now available to be viewed.