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  • 13 August 2015
    6.00pm - 4.00pm

    Cosmic Love Wonder Lust - An Imperial Slacks Project

    EXHIBITION UNTIL 12 SEPTEMBER. Leading contemporary artists from the radical Imperial Slacks artist collective of the late 1990s have reunited for a new exhibition jointly presented by Sydney College of the Arts (SCA) and Campbelltown Arts Centre.

  • 14 August 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Nicholas Dorey

    Ex Libris Fisherarium - 14 Aug to 17 Sep

    EXHIBITION UNTIL 17 SEPTEMBER The University of Sydney Library is delighted to announce our newest edition of the Ex Libris Fisherarium series. In this this exhibtion the artists have a tendency to confound the audience. Come along and see for yourself. #FisherLibrary #Sydney_library

  • 24 August 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Image: Sebastian Pether, Eruption of Vesuvius with Destruction of a Roman City, 1824, oil on canvas. Museum of Fine Arts Boston. 1978.157

    'The Whole World Was Dying With Me': The Destruction of Pompeii, 24-25 August AD 79

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series.

  • 25 August 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Asian Destinations Focus Session

    For students who have interest in undertaking exchange in a particular region, destination focus sessions will provide further information about the specific requirements and opportunities applicable to these regions. Students only need to attend one session.

  • 25 August 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm

    From little things, big epidemics grow

    Obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease account for half the deaths in Australia. Obesity rates continue to rise, in particular within the reproductive age group.

  • 25 August 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - US-China Relations: What's Ahead and What Do They Mean for Australia?

    Relations between the United States and China have always been testy, but seem particularly tense in recent years as China grows more powerful and Washington aims to strengthen its presence in the Asia-Pacific region.

  • 26 August 2015
    9.00am - 4.30pm

    Knowledge Commons: The Ethics of Academic Publishing and the Futures of Research

    Are you a journal editor or peer reviewer? Wondering whether to pay thousands to publish open access? Worried about your students publishing in low quality predatory journals? Join Emeritus Prof Stephen Leeder and colleagues as we discuss how to move forward.

  • 26 August 2015
    11.00am - 12.30pm
    Michael Jacobson

    Beyond carts and horses: issues in the design of advanced learning systems

    A Research on Learning and Education Innovation seminar with Professor Michael Jacobson.

  • 26 August 2015
    3.00pm - 7.00pm
    Dog Launch

    Project Node Launch: Dog Ownership and Human Health

    The evolutionary and emotional links between dogs and humans has a history dating back at least twelve thousand years. Despite the potential and mutual benefits of this link for both dogs and humans, the health potential of this co-existence has not been fully explored.

  • 27 August 2015
    12.00am - 1.00pm

    Life Worth Living - Christianity

    What would it look like for a life to be lived well? What shape would a life worth living take? A new co-curricular, not-for-credit course open to the University community will explore these questions through engagement with five diverse traditions of reflection on the nature of a good life.