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Learning from Country: 15 May – 31 July 2017...

Learning from Country is an exhibition of original artwork and materials showcasing the ... Read more

Reconciliation Week 2017...

Reconciliation Week 2017 27 May 2016 - Every day, until 3rd Jun 2017 From 27 May to 3 June, we will ... Read more

Sydney Science Forum 2017: The Doctor...

No need for a TARDIS… jump through ‘wibbly wobbly’ theories of time travel, and discover ... Read more

Bunga Barrabugu Winter Program - ...

An intenstive 5-day academic residential program for year 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
  • 20 July 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Making of Jane Austen

    July marks the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death. This talk will celebrate Austen’s life and writings and make sense of how her characters and stories have come to be imprinted on each new generation of readers.

  • 27 July 2017
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Outside the Square: Are Humans the Only Beings that Matter?

    We’re all in the same boat. Environmental crisis feels big, abstract, and difficult to do much about. Is there anything we can actually do that will matter?

  • 2 August 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas Health Forums - Addiction: is it the new normal?

    Why do so many of us behave compulsively, often in ways that cause harm to ourselves and others? In this forum, some of University of Sydney’s foremost researchers will reveal the mental, physical and social origins of addiction and highlight discoveries that are improving people’s lives.

  • 8 August 2017
    12.00pm - 2.00pm
    Impacts of Biological Invasions

    Impacts of Biological Invasions

    A global analysis of the ecological effects of alien plants on native species and ecosystems

  • 10 August 2017
    6.00pm - 10.00pm

    Sydney University Graduates Union North America (SUGUNA) CONFERENCE

    We invite you to come to Toronto August 10-12 for the SUGUNA Conference and see why Canada has been named the Number 1 destination for 2017 by Lonely Planet and New York Times as the country celebrates its 150th birthday.

  • 11 August 2017
    12.00am - 12.00am

    The Politics of Trump - Government & International Relations forum

    Join us for 'The Politics of Trump', a forum featuring over thirty academics from the Department of Government and International Relations, who will discuss the various issues raised by the election of President Donald Trump.

  • 16 August 2017
    5.45pm - 7.15pm

    Sydney Science Forum 2017: Stranger Things: Animal Pregnancy

    Discover cutting-edge techniques to identify pregnancy genes – the instructions in an animal’s DNA that cause it to have a live baby rather than laying an egg. Dr Whittington's work identifies the fundamental processes of pregnancy the world’s only male-pregnant animals – the seahorses.  

  • 18 August 2017
    6.00pm - 10.00pm

    A Night of Illusions

    Baffle your senses with an evening of tactile and visual illusions. Watch static images move and twist before your very own eyes. Feel your body change size and shape. Immerse yourself in the bizarre sensory world of animals in which perception determines your fate.

  • 26 August 2017
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Compass @ Open Day

    Students and their families are invited to Open Day and attend a range of Year 10-12 workshops; parent information sessions; activities for the whole family including young children, and 1-2-1 scholarship application consultations for Cadigal Alternative Entry and Early Offer Year 12 (E12).

  • 31 August 2017
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Outside the Square: To Be Or Not To Be?

    The 400 year anniversary of Shakespeare’s death was celebrated by many in 2016. But will he be celebrated with the same passion in 2116?