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Obesity report card...

Professor Ian Caterson is Foundation Director of the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise & Eating ... Read more

Handel’s Israel in Egypt...

The third and final in the Graduate Choir’s 2015 subscription series in the Great Hall – ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
  • 5 December 2015
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Monks, pilgrims and manuscripts: Romanesque frescoes on the Camino de Santiago

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for a free public lecture by Dr Kathleen Olive.

  • 6 December 2015
    5.00pm - 8.00pm

    Handel’s Israel in Egypt

    The third and final in the Graduate Choir’s 2015 subscription series in the Great Hall – one of the great oratorios of all time.

  • 7 December 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    BioInfoSummer 100x

    BioInfoSummer 2015

    Bioinformatics, is an exciting, fast‑moving area analysing and simulating the structures and processes of biological systems. BioInfoSummer provides bioinformatics training to students, researchers and others working in related areas.

  • 8 December 2015
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Michal Lipson

    Computing at the Speed of Light

    By 2020 data centres will consume more than 250 megawatts of electricity in the US alone. Internationally celebrated physicist Professor Michal Lipson from Columbia University, New York discusses her work using light to make computers run faster, on less power.

  • 8 December 2015
    6.30pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - What is Recognition?

    What is recognition? What kind of acknowledgement is involved? How does recognition affect the identities of both sides? Noel Pearson and Jonathan Lear discuss the constitutional, philosophical and psychoanalytic perspectives of the complex question of recognition of indigenous peoples.

  • 9 December 2015
    12.00pm - 2.00pm

    Inauguration of the Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel

    Join us to celebrate the Inauguration of our new Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel, one of very few facilities in Australia capable of measuring high Reynolds number flows.

  • 9 December 2015
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sports coaching industry networking event

    A free event for professional sports coaches to meet and exchange ideas, featuring talks and discussions with leading coaches from the AFL and NSW Institute of Sport.

  • 10 December 2015
    5.30pm - 7.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Surviving Ebola: what went right (eventually)

    One of the key players in the eventually successful control of Ebolavirus disease across three West African nations in 2014, Dr Rick Brennan, Director of WHO's Department of Emergency Risk Management and Humanitarian Response, will reflect on the two years of challenging work that control required.

  • 10 December 2015
    5.30pm - 6.30pm

    Community consultation for archaeologists in NSW

    Join us at the Macleay Museum to hear Steve Miller (MGNSW) and Anthony Walker (Regional Arts NSW) give an overview of working with Aboriginal community groups in NSW.

  • 11 December 2015
    4.00pm - 6.00pm

    Neoliberal Autocracy and Its Unmaking: Reflections on Syria

    The Department of Sociology and Social Policy and the Department of Anthropology would like to invite you to a special seminar by Professor Lisa Wedeen from the University of Chicago entitled Neoliberal Autocracy and Its Unmaking: Reflections on Syria.