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The University of Sydney “Star ...

Join us as we share our excitement for the universe, inspire you to reach new ... Read more

Virtual Reality: Exploring new dimensions...

What will we create with virtual reality? Delve into the world of virtual reality, which ... Read more

The 22nd Biennial Conference of ...

We are proud to host the 22nd biennial conference of the Asian Studies Association of ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 21 February 2018
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Phyllis Kaberry’s photograph of Arapesh women attending a ceremony in 1939 for the completion of a new ceremonial house in Waigagum village. Sepik region, Papua New Guinea. [Department of Anthropology teaching collection, Macleay Museum HP99.1.1755]

    Sydney’s Women in the Field: Phyllis Kaberry and the Sepik

    Come and visit this joint exhibition between the Library, University Museums and the University Archives to commemorate the inscription of the Anthropological Field Research and Teaching Records, University of Sydney, 1926-1956 into the UNESCO Memory of the World Australian Register.

  • 8 May 2018
    3.30pm - 4.30pm

    Study Centres

    Our Study Centres provide free homework support and tutoring to students after school in their local library.

  • 21 May 2018
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Virtual Realities

    Virtual Realities Q&A: Technology, Art and Experience

    Join us for this special Q&A event as Yan Chen and Travis Rice, co-creators of Lens Immersive, a major technology infrastructure company, explore the possibilities and challenges presented by virtual technologies with Dr Bruce Isaacs, Senior Lecturer in Film Studies.

  • 22 May 2018
    10.00am - 2.00pm
    NVW

    National Volunteer Week - Poche Centre packing day

    21 – 27 May is National Volunteer Week. To celebrate, we are inviting everyone to come down to Eastern Avenue on Tuesday 22 May to help us pack dental health kits for the Poche Centre for Indigenous Health.

  • 22 May 2018
    2.00pm - 3.30pm
    Associate Professor Stefanie Schurer

    University education and noncognitive skill development

    Join Associate Professor Stefanie Schurer as she discusses the recently published paper, University education and non-cognitive skill development.

  • 22 May 2018
    6.00pm - 7.00pm
    arch100

    Sydney Ideas - An Ancient and Dynamic History

    This event, held as part of National Archeology Week 2018 and co-presented with the Department of Archaeology, brings together two archaeologists to discuss the status of Aboriginal archaeology, as well as where we should go from here into the future.

  • 23 May 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    fam100

    Sydney Ideas - Food as medicine

    Are we eating ourselves sick? Could food really help us ward off diseases like diabetes, dementia, cancer and dental or cardiovascular disease?

  • 23 May 2018
    6.00pm - 9.30pm
    100x100

    The University of Sydney “Star Party”

    Join us as we share our excitement for the universe, inspire you to reach new frontiers as we celebrate the night sky and count you in as a Guinness World Record holder!

  • 24 May 2018
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Astronomy

    The Astronomy and Navigation of Australia's Aboriginal people

    Aboriginal people in Australia have a rich astronomical tradition. Their songs and stories show that they sought to understand their universe n a similar way to modern science. Explore the navigation of Aboriginal people with Prof Ray Norris, an astrophysicist at CSIRO and Western Sydney University.

  • 25 May 2018
    12.00pm - 1.30pm
    1

    ‘Life is CAFS! CAFS is life!’: Exploring interdisciplinary teaching with autonomy codes

    Dr Erika Matruglio (University of Wollongong) discusses how interdisciplinary subjects are constructed by teachers based on newly revised concepts in LCT – autonomy codes.