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CAASTRO Uluru Astronomy Weekend...

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Walter Westman Lecture - Sustainability: ...

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2014 Sydney China Business Forum...

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Key events

  • Date
  • 6 September 2014
    4.00pm - 5.00pm

    In Conversation: She Only Barks at Night

    Join us at the Macleay Museum to hear Senior Curator Dr Jude Philp (Sydney University Museums) in conversation with theatre artist Michelle St Anne (The Living Room Theatre) as they discuss taxidermy.

  • 8 September 2014
    5.00pm - 6.00pm


    Film music: when to listen.

  • 8 September 2014
    6.00pm - 7.00pm

    Ross Parsons Law and Business Series: Effective Corporate Communication

    Complete, balanced, and timely listed company disclosure is vital for the health of corporations and financial markets, for sustainable and competitive economies, and for the wellbeing of national and global communities.

  • 9 September 2014
    4.00pm - 5.00pm
    HP 80-49-619

    A Snapshot: Photography and the Great War

    A talk by curators Jan Brazier and Rebecca Conway based around the Macleay Museum's Historic Photograph Collection. This event is held in conjunction with NSW History Week 2014.

  • 10 September 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Campbell 100x100

    Sydney Ideas & Health Sciences - Google me Happy!

    Young people aged 12-25 are the highest at-risk group for experiencing mental health problems. They are also the group most likely to look for help and support online. Using the internet for social networking is their haven – but is it safe, reliable and helpful?

  • 11 September 2014
    6.30pm - 7.30pm

    Fire, Wind and Flood: Extreme Conservation at National Trust Properties

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

  • 13 September 2014
    9.30am - 4.30pm
    So you got the grant

    Seminar: So you got the grant – now what?

    So you got the grant, now what? World leading experts explain how to avoid common pitfalls in managing a research project. This essential and interactive seminar for the early career researcher has been designed to help you make the most of your grant.

  • 15 September 2014
    5.00pm - 6.00pm


    Musical Memories: How Experience and Expectations Affect Music Perception

  • 15 September 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas Key Texts - Dr Alan Maddox

    Third of our lectures in the Key Texts series is presented by Senior Lecturer in Musicology, Dr Alan Maddox.Looking at one of the key texts of western art music, J.S. Bach’s ‘St Matthew Passion, he will explore kinds of knowledge embodied in music and how these change over time.

  • 18 September 2014
    6.30pm - 8.00pm
    Peter Newman

    Walter Westman Lecture - Sustainability: From Despair to Hope

    By Peter Newman, CUSP, Curtin University. The evidence for climate change engulfing our future is overwhelming, but we are faced with denial and despair at the possibility of real change.