'Compiled by students in the Department of History ...'--Back cover.
'Published with the assistance of the History of the University Unit and the University of Melbourne Archives.
Includes bibliographical notes, end of chapters.
Professor E.J. Nanson: the closet, the attic and University House / Janet Deshon -- Princess Ida Club: fostering amongst women a feeling of esprit de corps / Alice Barker -- Voices of dissent: looking for P.G. Woodhouse in the Farragos of the 1930s / Kate Cummins -- Woman of high distinction: Ethel McLennan / Nicole Esposio -- Professor A.R. Chisholm: an international intellectual / Kathleen Henry -- Professor Maurice David Goldman / Georgina Meyer -- 'Voices crying in the wilderness': the excluded medical students of the 1950s / Shuan Mason -- Bill Tickner: making a splash / Barbara Gobel -- Come together: the 1955 University of Melbourne centenary appeal / Caroline Eva -- Unfinished building / Simon Davies
Steedman's Farrago: booze, girls and battles with the anti-Communists / Jeremy Sear -- Dame Ada Norris: a lady's revolution / Rebecca Wilson -- Militant apathy: what ever happened to student activism? / Helen Dulhunty -- 'Who does the wizard think he is and what on earth is he doing?: Ian Brackenbury Channell / Rachel Juhasz -- Wired / Nick Howard -- Confrontation and resistance: the academic life of Gary Foley / Adrienne Adams -- Political ensembles: Graham Little and the psycho-social group / Danielle Cahill.