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The university as a living ...

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  • 8 September 2015
    9.30am - 4.00pm

    Medical science early career workshop

    A career development day for both science students and early career researchers to explore career options in medical science.

  • 8 September 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Behind the myth: The work and time of Denis Winston, first Professor of Town Planning at Sydney University

    A visual reflection of the life and time of Denis Winston, first Professor of Town Planning at the University of Sydney.

  • 8 September 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    How to Submit a Successful Exchange Application

    For students who want to maximize their application, especially for competitive destinations, and for students who want to learn more about the financial assistance options available.

  • 8 September 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
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    Complexity, Criticality and Computation: an Information-theoretic Perspective

    Complex systems, such as cortical networks in human brain, genetic regulatory networks, social and eco-systems generate rich interactions among components with non-trivial information flows, and exhibit critical phenomena, characterised by phase transitions.

  • 8 September 2015
    2.00pm - 6.00pm

    2015 Supreme Court Annual Corporate Law Conference

    Must directors maximise share value? Must directors minimise corporate tax? Can one justify the other? The 2015 Supreme Court Annual Corporate Law Conference will discuss the judicial reasoning in the UK and in Delaware, and examine how these approaches might affect the Australian experience.

  • 8 September 2015
    6.30pm - 8.00pm
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    Sydney Ideas - Talking About Mental Health in the Media

    What role does the media play forming public perceptions on mental health? A panel of experts from journalism, media studies, mental health and mental health campaigning reflect on the portrayal and discussion of mental health issues in the mainstream media.

  • 9 September 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Narrabri Field Day

    The 2015 Open Day at the I. A. Watson Grains Research Institute in Narrabri will showcase our research facilities, give all members of the community the chance to talk with our scientists, watch demonstrations, and soak up the latest information in agricultural research.

  • 9 September 2015
    11.00am - 12.30pm

    Cognitive load theory

    A Research on Learning and Education Innovation seminar with Professor John Sweller, who will outline the use and utility of cognitive load theory.

  • 9 September 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    UK & European Destinations Focus Session

    For students who have interest in undertaking exchange in a particular region, destination focus sessions will provide further information about the specific requirements and opportunities applicable to these regions. Students only need to attend one session.

  • 9 September 2015
    4.00pm - 5.00pm

    Myth: Political donations buy dodgy rezoning decisions

    When who you know speaks louder than money talks. While public debate centres on the role of political donations as a way to buy favours from politicians, relationship networks tell a far more interesting story.