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Bunga Barrabugu Winter Program ...

The Bunga Barranugu Winter Program is by invitation only. Year 12 Students attend a five day ... Read more

Charles Perkins Centre NAIDOC week ...

Please join us for our inaugural Charles Perkins Centre NAIDOC week celebration.... Read more

Making Tomorrow Forum...

All over Australia, there are people working in schools to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait ... Read more

China in ASEAN...

The 2016 ASEAN Forum co-hosted by the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre and China Studies Centre will ... Read more

2016 Sydney China Business Forum...

The Sydney China Business Forum, now in its sixth year, is the flagship event for ... Read more

International House 50th Anniversary Celebration ...

International House’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert, featuring performances by distinguished alumni, friends and current ... Read more

International House 50th Anniversary Public ...

Is the World Coming Together or Falling Apart? As International House celebrates its 50th anniversary, ... Read more

International House 50th Anniversary Art &...

This special exhibition, which will see the unveiling of a major new work by Bronwyn ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 10 August 2016
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Clocktower

    Meet Sydney Information Evening - Adelaide

    Join us at our Meet Sydney information evening to find out about our wide range of bachelor's, master's and PhD degrees, scholarships, how to apply, and life on our campus. Representatives, a current student and our alumni will answer all your questions about studying at the University of Sydney.

  • 10 August 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
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    Sydney Ideas - Storyology 2016

    Led by Gerard Ryle, who helped coordinate the reporting of the Panama Papers, a panel of journalists discuss the role for media and storytellers in holding the powerful to account and looking out for the most vulnerable among us in 'Mind the Gap: investigative journalism, corruption and class'.

  • 11 August 2016
    6.00pm - 9.00pm
    Dr David L. Katz

    An evening with Dr David Katz. Lifestyle, environment and chronic disease: a confluence of causes

    Join the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine and the Charles Perkins Centre for an evening with some of the world's leading health ambassadors, featuring Dr David Katz, President, American College of Lifestyle Medicine and Founding Director, Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Centre.

  • 15 August 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Grandmothers and Human Evolution

    Professor Kristen Hawkes presents her work on the ‘Grandmother Hypothesis’, to explain why increased longevity evolved in humans, while female fertility still ends at the same age it does in our evolutionary cousins, the great apes. A Sydney Science Festival presentation.

  • 16 August 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas, Westmead - Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity: a looming healthcare crisis?

    Despite great improvements in treatments and More Australians are developing diseases like type 2 Diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease and liver disease. The risks increase substantially with obesity and lack of exercise. For Sydney Science Festival we discuss this healthcare crisis.

  • 17 August 2016
    5.45pm - 7.00pm
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    SYDNEY SCIENCE FORUM - 2084 HOW FUTURE MEDICINE WILL CREATE A HAPPIER WORLD

    We have learned how to help people live happier healthier lives. This requires individuals to take control of their own data and their own health for better outcomes. Discover how metabolic systems biology could revolutionise our health by offering precision medicine.

  • 18 August 2016
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Clocktower

    Meet Sydney Information Evening - Perth

    Join us at our Meet Sydney information evening to find out about our wide range of bachelor's, master's and PhD degrees, scholarships, how to apply, and life on our campus. Representatives, a current student and our alumni will answer all your questions about studying at the University of Sydney.

  • 18 August 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - On the Importance of Time-out in the Era of Empathy and Attachment

    Join us for a Sydney Science Festival event as Mark Dadds from the Sydney Child Behaviour Research Clinic shares the current scientific evidence behind the building blocks of evidence-based parenting interventions: including rewards, punishment, and attachment.

  • 20 August 2016
    9.00am - 5.00pm
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    Getting healthy before pregnancy: Managing obesity and diabetes before conception to optimise outcomes

    This one-day workshop in preconception care will provide an overview of the latest evidence regarding optimisation of preconception health, particularly for women with diabetes, obesity and other medical conditions, and be taught by some of Australia's leading experts in this area.

  • 24 August 2016
    12.30pm - 2.00pm

    SDN Democracy Futures | ‘Doing Justice’ Post-Conflict: Subaltern Engagements with Transitional Justice Mechanisms

    Since its establishment in the 1990s the field of transitional justice has seen a rapid expansion. Extensive literature has been generated by scholars, advocates and policy-makers about the best way to respond to past atrocity and secure more peaceful, democratic futures. Yet within these debates...