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Free Public Lecture: Sydney Science ...

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

Seymour Centre - Grounded ...

She’s an F16 fighter pilot; a rock star of the great big blue above. ... Read more

Insights 2015: Freedom of expression and ...

British responses to 1930s fascism and later anti-immigrant groups show how profoundly the concept of ... 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

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  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 7 May 2015
    5.30pm - 7.15pm
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    Insights 2015: Freedom of expression and anti‑racism laws: a British history

    British responses to 1930s fascism and later anti-immigrant groups show how profoundly the concept of freedom of expression has changed.

  • 7 May 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
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    Sydney Ideas & SEI - Forgotten Paths of Empire

    In 1926, Richard Strong, head of Harvard’s Department of Tropical Medicine, led a scientific team on a four-month long biological and medical survey of the interior region of Liberia, recoding the expedition on film. This talk the traces the expedition along the forgotten paths of empire in Liberia.

  • 7 May 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
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    Meet Sydney Information Evening - Auckland

    Ever wondered what it would be like to study at one of Australia’s leading universities? Representatives and a current student will answer all of your questions about studying at the University of Sydney at our information evening in Auckland.

  • 11 May 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    STIR100

    Sydney Ideas - ADDing WOMEN AND STIRring in Australian History

    ADDing WOMEN AND STIRring in Australian History is part of a series of public talks and conversations featuring new work in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Experts discuss and debate what does adding women change about how we understand the past, the present, and the future?

  • 11 May 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
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    Sydney Ideas & SEI - Wild Life

    Professor Irus Braverman will offer insights into her forthcoming book 'Wild Life: The Institution Of Nature', and perspectives on animal captivity and conservation.

  • 12 May 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Gazing at the Egyptian Hippopotamus: history and zoology in Herodotus’ Histories

    This event has been cancelled

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series. Lecture by Associate Professor Julia Kindt.

  • 12 May 2015
    6.00pm - 9.00pm
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    Sydney Ideas & USSC - Drones, Gender and Identity in the New American Way of War

    A panel to explore the themes of the Seymour Centre show ‘Grounded’, with a discussion of the issues raised including; women taking on increasingly prominent roles in war, the use of drones, and how do drone pilots cope–or fail to cope–with the huge ethical dilemmas they encounter in their jobs?

  • 13 May 2015
    11.00am - 12.30pm
    Davinia Hernandez-Leo

    Design for learning: communities and flexible design processes

    A Research on Learning and Educational Innovation Wednesday seminar with Davinia Hernández-Leo.

  • 14 May 2015
    11.00am - 5.00pm
    Megan Cope, The Blaktism

    Blakout

    BLAKOUT highlights Indigenous artists in Australia utilising video as the medium to expand beyond the confines of the painting practices which have dominated the field of Indigenous contemporary art over the past thirty years.

  • 14 May 2015
    6.00pm - 7.00pm
    Anne Twomey

    Indigenous Constitutional Recognition - Problems, Alternatives and Solutions

    In this distinguished speaker lecture, Professor Anne Twomey will provide a critical analysis of the proposals that are currently being debated behind the scenes - exposing the problems, raising alternatives and offering possible solutions.