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Falls and Obesity in the ...

The Malaysian Elders Longitudinal Research (MELoR) evaluated risk of falls and physical performance in a ... Read more

Pride of place: Commemorating the 40...

Join our conference commemorating 40 years since the first Mardi Gras parade in Sydney.... Read more

Improving weight management services in ...

Dr Jennifer Logue, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Metabolic Medicine at the University ... Read more

The 22nd Biennial Conference of ...

We are proud to host the 22nd biennial conference of the Asian Studies Association of ... Read more

Sydney Astrofest 2018...

Sydney Astrofest returns in 2018, presented by the University of Sydney! We've designed a super galactic ... Read more

Obesity Management Workshop for Health ...

World obesity experts from the Boden Institute together with RPA’s Metabolism and Obesity Services ... Read more

Events list

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 26 June 2018
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Dr Jennifer Logue

    Improving weight management services in the United Kingdom

    Dr Jennifer Logue, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Metabolic Medicine at the University of Glasgow, will discuss a program of work aimed at improving the entirety of the weight management pathway, from referral to weight loss maintenance.

  • 26 June 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    rad100

    Sydney Ideas - Radicalisation

    Case studies with a university student, a computer hacker, and a former drug dealer demonstrate different radicalisation experiences and suggest that radicalisation is not something done to people, but something produced by active participants.

  • 27 June 2018
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Untitled by Hung Chang (c. 1959). Oil on canvas. Cover image of Sinophone Studies: A Critical Reader.

    Sinophone Challenges to Postcolonial Theory

    This lecture will examine the interlinked historical formations of the Anglophone, the Francophone and the Sinophone in an effort to consider postcolonial theory comparatively as well as relationally.

  • 28 June 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm
    Image credit: Untitled by Hung Chang (c. 1959). Oil on canvas. Cover image of Sinophone Studies: A Critical Reader.

    Comparison as Relation: A Masterclass with Shu-mei Shih

    This masterclass will explore further a new method of comparison called “relational comparison.” The readings for the class offer two instantiations of this method that uses world historical approaches to studying world literature.

  • 28 June 2018
    5.00pm - 6.30pm
    Fengshi Wu

    Seminar:China and global refugee Crisis: External and domestic dynamics

    This talk looks into both external and domestic factors to explain China's global refugee policy.

  • 2 July 2018
    9.00am - 4.00pm
    hands up in class

    Successful Learning Conference 2018

    Our popular annual conference featuring international and national guest speakers in quality education for students K–12 who experience difficulties learning in mainstream classes.

  • 2 July 2018
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Rare Books: Perspectives of an Outsider

    Drawing on historical materials from the Rare Books and Special Collections in the Fisher Library, Perspectives of an Outsider is an exhibition featuring on Thomas Allom’s 4-volume books China Illustrated which were first published by Fisher Son & Co.

  • 2 July 2018
    12.01pm - 1.30pm
    cppow

    Infrastructuring China’s Green Urban Future

    This talk draws attention to the critical role of infrastructure in the imagining of China’s green urban future.

  • 2 July 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    ren100

    Sydney Ideas - Making the new energy system fair

    How can we create renewable energy that is fair to everyone impacted by it, including poorer Australians who tend to pay a larger proportion of their incomes to cool their homes?

  • 2 July 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    sb100

    Sydney Ideas - Dogs helping people: In families, hospitals, colleges, and at work

    Some studies show that dog owners are happier. Could having a dog really help people to live longer, perform better at work and uni and to help patients recover in hospital? Join us for this talk to find out more about why dogs really are man's best friend.