Just a reminder that the University of Notre Dame will be participating in the Fremantle Heritage Festival with a series of free public lectures and campus tours!!
Madison Lloyd-Jones, 31 May 2011, will discuss the ‘American occupation’ of Western Australia in WWII and how it was unique from the experiences of other Australian cities like Brisbane and Melbourne.
(If you have any stories about Fremantle, women on the homefront, or American servicemen in World War II, she would be very pleased to meet you!! Alternatively, you can contact Madison via firstname.lastname@example.org or 0433 844 290 if you are unable to attend, but would like to share your wartime memories.)
Dr Shane Burke, various dates, will be discussing archaeological excavations in Fremantle and the cities early European heritage.
Terry Craig, various dates, will give an insight into UNDA’s restoration and adaptation of various historical buildings in the West End for University use as well as discuss the extensive collection of Indigenous and religious art displayed throughout the campus.
All talks will run from 11am-12pm; guests are welcome to enjoy refreshments afterwards. Campus tours will commence at 1pm daily.
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