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Key events

  • Date
  • 2 September 2015
    4.00pm - 6.00pm
    Professor Andrew Martin

    Qualitative and quantitative research methods: multilevel modelling

    The benefits of using multilevel modelling in analysing the data gained from education and social research.

  • 2 September 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm

    Myth: Chinese investors are buying up Australian real estate, forcing 'Aussies' out

    Are Chinese investors responsible for driving up property prices? This panel tests the myths, drivers, politics and data on Chinese real estate investment in Australia.

  • 2 September 2015
    6.30pm - 8.30pm

    An inexplicable abundance investigating the iron age site of Saruq Al-Hadid

    NEAF Public Lecture Series – When East Meets West

  • 3 September 2015
    12.00am - 1.00pm

    Life Worth Living - Buddhism

    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.

  • 3 September 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Asian Destination 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.

  • 3 September 2015
    4.00pm - 5.00pm

    Interested in a career in planning?

    Meet with our academic program directors and learn about the programs available at the University of Sydney in Urban and Regional Planning, Heritage Conservation, Urban Design or the new Masters of Urbanism.

  • 3 September 2015
    5.30pm - 7.30pm

    Insights: The Way We Vote Now

    What challenges are presented by recent changes to the process of casting a vote in Australia and other Western democracies?

  • 3 September 2015
    6.00pm - 7.00pm

    China’s Worldview in Foreign Policy

    Why have the West’s previous attempts in influencing China's behaviour in the South China Sea not yet been effective? How is China’s worldview fundamentally different from that of the West, and why is it so important to engage with China’s worldview in order to influence its behaviour?

  • 3 September 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm

    Myth: Crime is out of control in Sydney

    Is crime really on the increase? Or is it all just media hype? And what more needs to be done to protect our citizens from becoming victims? This talk might just bust a few myths about crime in Sydney.

  • 4 September 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Myth: Mosquitoes as democratic urban planners: the case of Darwin

    How did the humble mosquito shape and determine the city of Darwin? Mosquitoes are indifferent architects, and in their indifference, show just what powerful forces of urbanism they are.