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INCUBATE Demo Day...

Want to hear about the next disruptive innovations from the top student startups at University ... Read more

Symposium: Cultures of Freedom and ...

This symposium brings together international speakers to discuss the very important themes of Freedom, Justice ... Read more

Free Public Talk - Leadership, ...

Simon Scott, Director, Energy and Natural Resources Asia Pacific for Societe Generale Australia Ltd., will ... Read more

Sydney Abroad Fair...

The Fair is part of the Australian University Fair Circuit to promote student exchange and ... Read more

Free Public Lecture: Sydney Science ...

Sydney Science Forum House of Karls Presented by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki Julius Sumner Miller Fellow ... Read more

Indigenous Constitutional Recognition - Problems, ...

In this distinguished speaker lecture, Professor Anne Twomey will provide a critical analysis of the ... Read more

Free Public Talk - Leadership...

Vaughan Pratt, Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, Stanford University... Read more

Key events

  • Date
  • 9 April 2015
    6.15pm - 7.45pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Future of Islam, Democracy and Political Islam after the Arab Spring

    The fundamental questions post the Arab Spring are: is democracy in trouble or even dead; are we entering the next round of a war against global terrorism with ISIS and other jihadist groups; or is the Arab world currently in a stalled stage, part of an inevitable process of democratization?

  • 10 April 2015
    6.15pm - 7.45pm

    Sydney Ideas - Nomadic Citizenship: reflections on exile and revolution

    Within the large groups of Arab diaspora, one could identify a minority of bi-nationals and trans-nationals who were involved in both the fight for freedom in the homeland, and the spread of awareness in the hostland. Their form of belonging is what this address identifies as “nomadic citizenship”.

  • 11 April 2015
    3.00pm - 6.00pm

    Rugby Match - Sydney Home Game Ladies Day

    This event is for Sydney Abroad students only. See the University of Sydney Rugby Team play a home game.

  • 13 April 2015
    5.00pm - 6.30pm

    Alfred Hook Lecture: Richard Widdess

    The lecture will report on research into cognitive aspects of Indian classical raga performance and devotional singing in Nepal.

  • 13 April 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    civil society 100x100

    Sydney Ideas - Civil Society and Resilience against Authoritarianism

    Join us for a panel that brings together scholars with direct experience of the Arab Spring uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt, and Bahrain. They will analyse the historical roots, the recent developments, and the challenges that civil societies in these countries are facing today.

  • 14 April 2015
    10.00am - 4.00pm
    Lego Pompeii

    Pondering Pompeii

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum these school holidays and discover the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, through the Lego Pompeii model. Meet archaeologists, handle genuine artefacts and learn more about the buried city!

  • 14 April 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    Map of China

    Boardroom Seminar: A Counterproductive Policy:China's Territorial Settlements in the Cold War Years

    In studying China’s relations with neighboring countries and the border issues involved, attention must be given to the rich, enormous, bruised, and intricate heritage that the People’s Republic of China inherited. Find out why from Shen Zhihua and Li Danhui.

  • 15 April 2015
    11.00am - 12.30pm
    David Ashe

    Epistemic challenges in inquiry science: upper primary school students thinking about sustainability

    This Research on Learning and Educational Innovation seminar with David Ashe presents a PhD study that investigated upper primary school students knowledge and thinking as they considered issues related to sustainability.

  • 15 April 2015
    11.00am - 5.00pm

    SCA New Contemporaries

    SCA Galleries

  • 15 April 2015
    11.00am - 5.00pm
    Anne Zahalka

    Lines of Force

    LINES OF FORCE showcases works by a selection of SCA alumni whose practice is informed by the key considerations of space and displacement. The artists grapple with the nature of space, temporal forms, displaced people and cultures and the tension between authenticity and ephemeral experiences.