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USSC - Understanding ISIS: A ...

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Key events

  • Date
  • 26 February 2016
    9.00am - 5.45pm
    SCIL conference

    SCIL International Law Year in Review Conference

    The fourth International Law Year in Review Conference will give participants insight into the latest developments in international law over the preceding year, especially those most salient for Australia.

  • 26 February 2016
    3.00pm - 10.00pm

    Wave Goodbye: OWeek Closing Night Party

    Wind down after the University of Sydney Union’s massive OWeek festival at the Dive Inn (aka Hermann's Bar). There’ll be DJs, inflatable pools and games.

  • 29 February 2016
    2.00pm - 4.00pm

    Multiculturalism and its Discontents in the Netherlands

    The Department of Sociology and Social Policy invites you to a special seminar with Dr Geert de Vries from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Amsterdam University College. He will be talking on 'Multiculturalism and it Discontents in the Netherlands'.

  • 1 March 2016
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Professor Martin Yeomans

    Satiety: the integration of cognition, sensory and nutritional signals

    A simple model of satiety based on gut hormone release cannot explain a wide range of behavioural satiety data. There is ample evidence that beliefs about the effects of products and their sensory properties all modify satiety responses, and recent work has elucidated some of these effects.

  • 1 March 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Soda Politics in the US: Lessons from the food movement in action

    Leading US nutrition academic and author of Food Politics, Professor Marion Nestle, discusses the success of the public health campaign against soft drinks in the US, despite relentless marketing and political pressure.

  • 1 March 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Cypriot Art in the Nicholson Museum

    This talk will examine millennia of artistic developments on the island, from the Bronze Age to the Medieval period using the ceramics, sculpture and terracottas of the Nicholson’s unique collection as a guide to the exquisite and beautiful art of the island.

  • 2 March 2016
    5.30pm - 7.30pm
    Super Tuesday

    Super Tuesday Trivia Night

    Super Tuesday excitement kicks on into the evening with a trivia competition. The US Studies Centre's trivia challenge is a chance to test knowledge and team up with friends for a chance to win a $100 bar tab and other great prizes.

  • 2 March 2016
    5.45pm - 7.00pm
    100X 100 Quantum


    Discover how Associate Professor Michael J Biercuk's work is seeking to control and exploit the strangest phenomena in quantum and what is possible if we harness the full breadth of Quantum mechanics. Join us after this talk for hands-on activities and demonstrations.

  • 3 March 2016
    12.00am - 1.30pm
    Demography of ethnic minorities in China

    Demography of ethnic minorities in China

    This event has been cancelled

    What does the population censuses in China tell us?

  • 3 March 2016
    12.00pm - 1.30pm

    Energy Security, Environmental Angst, and Japan’s Evolving Developmental State

    The Department of Government and International Relations invites you to a seminar with Professor Brian Woodall from Georgia Institute of Technology. He will talk about 'Energy Security, Environmental Angst, and Japan’s Evolving Developmental State'.