7 October 20142.00pm - 3.00pm
Join us on October 7 when Bonnie Nardi, Professor of Informatics and author of My Life as a Night Elf Priest: An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft, presents "Heteromation: Dividing Labor between People and Machines".
7 October 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
Many scientists believe we are in the midst of the sixth mass extinction event in the Earth’s history. Two of the country’s leading researchers on biodiversity decline explore this critical topic from environmental and economic perspectives.
8 October 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Sydney College of the Arts presents an annual series of free public talks by local and international artists, critics, curators, directors, writers, academics, researchers and leaders in the arts industry.
8 October 20142.00pm - 4.00pm
This seminar will be presented by Jonathan Simon, Adrian A Kragen Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Center for the Study of Law and Society, University of California, Berkeley.
8 October 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
For his 21st Century Medicine Series lecture, Professor Ian Hickie looks at whether we can use new technologies to support high quality mental health care for more people at low cost, and ultimately provide sophisticated care even for those with high levels of clinical need.
9 October 20144.00pm - 5.00pm
Challenging methods, methodological challenges: benefits and challenges of using video to gather research data
Video recordings of child behaviour as a research tool.
9 October 20145.00pm - 6.30pm
Smallholder agriculture is being squeezed globally. How do we ensure that smallholders are part of the solution for feeding the world’s people?
9 October 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
Professor Davis will address one of the most well-established and influential ideas about prehistoric pictorial representation, namely, the idea that their original makers and beholders did not take them and use them as pictures in our sense but instead considered them to be the things themselves.
10 October 20149.00am - 4.30pm
A forum for high school and university staff and teachers who support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students' education success. Keynote: Dr Chris Sarra
11 October 20142.00pm - 6.00pm
Join us at the University Art Gallery for a symposium that will explore Dwyer's work in the context of contemporary art's engagement with historic collections. Followed by the launch of the exhibition and accompanying catalogue.