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Rachel Hendery
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Does anyone know what these are? They are growing in my garden, about the size of the palm of my hand (so far). Am hoping they are something delicious, but suspect just boring seed pods of some sort.
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Coincidentally there is an article in the Blenheim Sun (NZ) about the need to get rid of this plant and report it whenever you see it in the wild. Over here the council will get rid of it from your property as it is categorised as a "total control plant pest".
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#RHoKparramatta is coming to a close. 48 hours of programming, discussion, debate, playing pool, eating bacon, and solving humanity's problems. And coffee. So much coffee.

We have working apps, working websites, and lots of great ideas for taking things further. Thanks everyone!
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My Nexus 4 homescreen, using Apex Launcher, Minimalistic Text, and Simple Text widgets. The words along the top and bottom are either apps or folders, and the list in the top left is drawn from my Google Calendar (pink for available classes at my gym, yellow for reminders). The wallpaper changes automatically depending on time of day, location and weather (thanks to Tasker). This wallpaper is for rainy afternoons at work.
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My in-laws garden makes me feel simultaneously inspired and very, very tired. It is mostly designed along the principle of annexing as much land that doesn't belong to them as possible, and planting protected natives on it so that the council can't make them remove them again.
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Making public-spirited contributions to the public good, then.
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The Random Hacks of Kindness Parramatta (actually at Werrington) had a very successful first day!

Our Barista Mentor app has a working quiz and video; Empower Parramatta has figured out why everyone in Parramatta isn't using solar power yet; and Kolorob has routed some sample journeys through the slums of Dhaka using the Google directions API and Graphhopper #rhokparramatta
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No, it was because the picture was taken under the coffee table. The "black" is actually the couch, which is red, but in shadow.
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She's beautiful!
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She knows how the economy works, then.
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I like cool languages and warm socks
Education
  • University of Canterbury
    Linguistics, German, French, 1998 - 2000
  • Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main
    Vergleichende Sprachwissenschaft, Germanistik, 2000 - 2003
  • Australian National University
    Linguistics, 2004 - 2007
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  • University of Western Sydney
    Senior Lecturer in Digital Humanities, 2014 - present
  • Australian National University
    Postdoctoral fellow, 2011 - 2014
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