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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

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

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

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  • 14 July 2016
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    PE Seminar Series | Neoliberalism and discourse: politics between poststructuralism and political economy

    The Department of Political Economy invites you to a seminar with Simon Springer from the University of Victoria. He will present on the topic of 'Neoliberalism and discourse: politics between poststructuralism and political economy'.

  • 15 July 2016
    3.30pm - 4.00pm

    Live Webinar: The Use of Internet in the Treatment of Psychosis

    Join this live webinar and learn about the use of internet in the treatment of psychosis with guest speaker Associate Professor Mario Alvarez-Jimenez from University of Melbourne.

  • 19 July 2016
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Dr Rooney and Professor Boakes

    Metabolic and behavioural outcomes of excess consumption and withdrawal from sugar sweetened beverages

    Dr. Rooney and Prof. Boakes will present elements of their research into rats and sugar-sweetened drinks around: is fructose in beverages more toxic than glucose? Can we recover health by removing sugar sweetened beverages? Do artificial sweeteners lead to increased food intake and weight gain?

  • 19 July 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Great War and Today’s World

    The construction of the Second World War as ‘good’ war fought for ‘necessary’ reasons by a generation of ‘heroes’ has created a massive obstacle to our capacity to understand the war of 1914-18 on its own terms. Leading war historian Sir Hew Strachan explores the topic.

  • 20 July 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Professor Lawrence Gostin

    Distinguished Speakers Program: Advancing Global and National Health Security

    Lessons from SARS and MERS to Ebola and Zika. Presented by Professor Lawrence Gostin, Linda and Timothy O'Neill Professor of Global Health Law, Georgetown University, Washington DC.

  • 26 July 2016
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Making Tomorrow Forum

    All over Australia, there are people working in schools to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to ‘make their tomorrow’ through success in education. The Making Tomorrow Forum brings those people together to share skills, knowledge, techniques and information.

  • 27 July 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Tax Havens: What Can be Done? evidence from a century of history

    Tax evasion is as old as taxes. But with the introduction of mass income taxes at the beginning of the twentieth century, the problem took on new dimensions. What, then, can be done against tax havens especially in the face of mounting inequality today?

  • 28 July 2016
    5.30pm - 7.15pm

    Insights 2016 - Participating Publics: engaging with science and technology

    Professor Mike Michael from the Department of Sociology and Social Policy discusses what sort of social and political processes shape both 'scientific citizens' and their engagement with science and technology.

  • 29 July 2016
    10.00am - 6.00pm
    Politics in Action

    Politics in Action: Democratic Updates from Southeast Asia

    Southeast Asia is far from homogenous when it comes to political systems, government leadership and democratic transitions. The policy roundtable aims to provide current political updates on individual countries in Southeast Asia, as well as space to discuss the broader implications.

  • 30 July 2016
    5.00pm - 9.00pm
    Astrofest 2016

    Sydney Astrofest 2016

    The ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO) is delighted to host the inaugural Sydney Astrofest at the University of Sydney on 30 July 2016.