20 April 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
How did ideas about race develop across Britain and Australia in the early nineteenth century? And how was this related to the British and Caribbean slave-owners and pro-slavers who made sustained efforts, with some considerable success, to defend ‘their’ property and their interests?
21 April 20156.30pm - 7.30pm
Novelist Delia Falconer continues the 2015 Reading Australian Literature Series with a presentation on Christina Stead’s ‘Seven Poor Men of Sydney’.
22 April 201511.00am - 12.30pm
A Research on Learning and Educational Innovation seminar presented by Dr Boris Handal
22 April 20155.30pm - 7.30pm
The evening will focus on endocrine therapy and breast cancer with emphasis on pre-menopausal women
23 April 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
A panel of contributors to Griffith Review’s ‘Enduring Legacies’ edition explore the consequences of Australia's involvement in war with a critical eye. Shifting the focus away from battles and commemorations, they shine new light on long shadow of the great wars of the twentieth century.
25 April 20157.00am - 8.30pm
This event is for Sydney Abroad students only. Our Canberra day tour will take you over the mountains into the Australian 'bush' and Australia's sheep country.
26 April 20158.00pm - 9.30pm
Andrew Phelan, Chief Executive and Principal Registrar, High Court of Australia, will discuss his insights into the nature of effective leadership from a personal and experiential perspective.
27 April 20154.00pm - 7.00pm
Come and listen and participate in the discussion which focuses on identifying and applying critical elements of cultural competency/humility/safety for effective cross cultural work.
28 April 20151.00pm - 2.00pm
Evidence-based VLCD and LCD therapy for diabetes: cost effective, safe and predictable weight loss and maintenance, with sustained health benefit
Dietary energy restriction improves metabolic control in people with diabetes. With rising prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes, on a global scale, more therapeutic options are needed. Dr Leeds will discuss the increasing contribution of formula diet weight loss and maintenance programs.
28 April 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
Is it time to re-draw city design to include the hours of darkness? Urbanists (and artists) who believe in the value of diverse space usage want to create places that are welcoming and heterogeneous – spaces that are inclusive. Leni Schwendinger presents her creative illuminated environments.