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Australian and New Zealand Society ...

UNTIL 3 OCTOBER: The annual ANZSOC conference will highlight cutting-edge criminological research being conducted around the ... Read more

Ride2Uni Day 2014...

Get pumped up and jump on a bike on Ride2Uni day and enjoy a ... Read more

The Australian Boat Race 2014...

An annual rowing race between the rivals - University of Sydney and University of Melbourne. ... Read more

Promoting lifestyle physical activity and ...

As exercise uptake in the population is low, creating an environment that offers plenty of ... Read more

An English Winter’s Evening...

An English Winter’s Evening Choral concert presented by Sydney University Graduate Choir, Soloists and ... Read more

Key events

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  • 13 October 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    100 gothic

    Sydney Ideas Key Texts - Dr Jennifer Ferng

    As one of the French utopian designers of the late Enlightenment, Lequeu is regarded as having an enigmatic inventory of unbuilt work. This lecture surveys some of his fanciful imagery focusing on how myth and occult knowledge came to define his ideas of architecture and the body.

  • 14 October 2014
    1.00pm - 2.00pm

    Applying Advanced Imaging Technique to Chronic Diseases

    Associate Professor Stuart Grieve uses cutting-edge imaging techniques to obtain previously unavailable information that has the potential to dramatically change how we diagnose and treat many chronic condition.

  • 14 October 2014
    5.30pm - 7.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Is Globalisation Yesterday's News?

    Globalisation envelopes the world - and historians too. The 'g' word is now mandatory in titles of history books and articles. Professor A G Hopkins from Cambridge University, one of the most influential interpreters of British imperial expansion, looks at the current state of globalisation studies.

  • 14 October 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    100 x100 mclachlan content

    Sydney Ideas - Six Drug Myths You Probably Believe

    Have you ever bought a pain reliever that ‘targets’ specific pain such as headache or back pain? Can pain relievers really target a part of the body? Are ‘natural’ medicines or supplements always better or safer than prescription drugs? Professor of Pharmacy Andrew McLachlan addresses the questions.

  • 15 October 2014
    7.30am - 10.00am

    Ride2Uni Day 2014

    Get pumped up and jump on a bike on Ride2Uni day and enjoy a FREE breakfast! Open to all current students and staff.

  • 15 October 2014
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Festival of Urbanism

    A series of talks and conversations planning and making our cities. This year's theme focuses on proposals for the redevelopment of large consolidated portions of cities often referred to as 'megaprojects'.

  • 15 October 2014
    5.45pm - 6.45pm

    Rust Never Sleeps

    Find out how problems of inadequate food supply, the world’s increasing population and the emergence of new crop diseases are presenting significant challenges in ensuring adequate supplies of safe and nutritious food for all.

  • 15 October 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    2014 Paul Byrne SC Memorial Lecture. Guest Speaker: The Hon. J D Heydon AC QC

    2014 Paul Byrne SC Memorial Lecture. Guest Speaker: The Hon. J D Heydon AC QC will speak on the topic " Is the weight of evidence material to its admissibility?"

  • 15 October 2014
    6.00pm - 8.00pm

    Archaeologists Wear Black Hats: Why Archaeologists Are Bad Guys in Cinema

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series.

  • 16 October 2014
    8.30am - 1.00pm

    Shared Decision Making Symposium: Developing tools and skills for clinical practice

    This exciting event is being hosted for the first time by the University of Sydney's Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-Based Decision Making (CeMPED) in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.