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  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • 12 September 2017
    6.30pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Reading Australian Literature with Sophie Cunningham

    "As both an editor and writer I’ve always been inspired by Frank Moorhouse’s fiction, both stylistically and thematically.When I first read Cold Light, I was thrilled by Moorhouse’s capacity to celebrate both political idealism and pragmatism as well as to inhabit ambiguous identities."

  • 12 October 2017
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Outside the Square: Are Teachers Obsolete?

    At a time when anyone with a smart phone and an internet connection can access vast sums of information within seconds, how relevant are teachers today? And, what about tomorrow?

  • 23 November 2017
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Outside the Square: Why So Sad?

    We’ve never had it better and yet… in any one year, around 1 million Australian adults will suffer from depression. Why are we so depressed? How can we be happy? What exactly is happiness?

  • 7 December 2017
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Living with Monsters - Anthropology Symposium

    The symposium draws on two anthropological traditions—an interest in the monstrous and the ethnographic method—in the hope of fostering interdisciplinary dialogue: adding an anthropological voice to discussions currently taking place in the inter-disciplinary field of monster studies.