31 May 20165.00pm - 7.00pm
Our postgraduate programs shape future leaders through disruptive ideas, international expertise and real world experience. If you’re looking to stand-out, accelerate your career, or move into a completely new area, a postgraduate degree in business can open doors to an exciting, dynamic career.
1 June 20169.30am - 2.30pm
Students take part in hands-on practical sessions and presentations and meet current Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander university students. Students learn more about university life and explore links between their interests and careers.
1 June 201611.00am - 4.00pm
So what is cultural competence? It’s a term that keeps coming up in the University’s discourse but what does it mean for you and your workplace?
1 June 201611.30am - 1.00pm
A Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation seminar discussing how games, place, and learning have come together in a project hosted by the University of New Mexico.
1 June 20161.00pm - 2.00pm
ART TALK // Yarning-up with Aunty Euphemia Bostock - Aboriginal printmaker, sculptor, painter, teacher
As part of the 2016 Reconciliation Week celebrations at SCA, Aunty Euphemia (Phemie) Bostock will join SCA Wingara Mura Indigenous Fellows, Janelle Evans and Mariko Smith, for a yarn-up about her arts practice from the early 1960s onwards.
1 June 20166.00pm - 8.00pm
Neuroplasticity describes changes that can occur in the human brain in response to experience. From protecting your brain against diseases like Alzheimer’s, to regaining movement or speech after stroke or injury, our researchers will share the latest evidence and what it means.
1 June 20166.00pm - 7.30pm
Sydney Ideas - A Garden for Empire and Nation: History and Memory at the Qing Imperial Mountain Estate
Asian Art historian Stephen Whiteman explores the early history of Qing imperial park of Bishu shanzhuang - from its original conception as an imperial retreat to its representation through text and image - and considers its legacy in collective memories of the rise and fall of the dynasty.
2 June 20164.00pm - 5.30pm
Phil Toner from the Department of Political Economy and Mike Rafferty from the Business School will be presenting together in a seminar. They will talk about financialisation of the Australian Construction Industry.
2 June 20166.00pm - 7.30pm
Sydney Ideas - Looking Forward and Looking Back: Rashid Johnson and Frederick Douglass on Photography
Looking through the lens of contemporary artist Rashid Johnson, Professor Shawn Michelle Smith considers Frederick Douglass’s propositions about the social power of photography; his complicated embrace of photography as a medium of objectification as well as progress.
2 June 20167.00pm - 10.00pm
I’m Not Racist, But…is an interactive forum that aims to generate an open discussion around racism in Australia. Joining us this year are Abdul Abdullah, Alex McKinnon, Professor Jakelin Troy, and Luka Lesson, with Yatu Widders Hunt as MC.