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Obesity report card...

Professor Ian Caterson is Foundation Director of the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise & Eating ... Read more

Handel’s Israel in Egypt...

The third and final in the Graduate Choir’s 2015 subscription series in the Great Hall – ... Read more

Events list

  • Date
  • 4 December 2015
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Paul Davies 100x100

    The Deep Evolutionary Roots of Cancer

    For the 2015 Charles Perkins Centre Oration, celebrated theoretical physicist, cosmologist, astrobiologist and author, Professor Paul Davies proposes that by regarding cancer as an ancient biological phenomenon, as opposed to a modern disease, new approaches to therapy be suggested.

  • 8 December 2015
    6.30pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - What is Recognition?

    What is recognition? What kind of acknowledgement is involved? How does recognition affect the identities of both sides? Noel Pearson and Jonathan Lear discuss the constitutional, philosophical and psychoanalytic perspectives of the complex question of recognition of indigenous peoples.

  • 10 December 2015
    5.30pm - 7.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Surviving Ebola: what went right (eventually)

    One of the key players in the eventually successful control of Ebolavirus disease across three West African nations in 2014, Dr Rick Brennan, Director of WHO's Department of Emergency Risk Management and Humanitarian Response, will reflect on the two years of challenging work that control required.