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Australian Biology of Ageing Conference (...

This year’s Australian Biology of Ageing conference aims to address how genetic, dietary & pharmacological ... Read more

Sydney Science Forum - Not ...

Wrongful convictions can and do happen. But it’s not just a legal matter; the ... Read more

One Welfare Conference II...

The CVE is honoured to be accepting the baton from Canada to host the second ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 27 August 2019
    6.30pm - 8.00pm
    Seniors walking in the park

    Sydney Ideas: Living longer - why, and how?

    Ageing is the main cause of chronic diseases such as Alzheimer's, cancer and cardiovascular disease. Given this exorable link, can we extend our lifespan without risking our health and quality of life?

  • 28 August 2019
    2.00pm - 4.00pm
    Face of a grey cat with blue eyes

    Sydney Ideas: Animal welfare, human wellbeing and planetary health

    Join us for a discussion of how the choices we make when we feed our animal companions affects other animals, the environment and even our own wellbeing.

  • 29 August 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Blue ocean

    Sydney Ideas: Bold new ideas for Australia's future

    Australian politics has been systematically disrupted by leadership changes, the rise of populism and shifting geopolitical realities. What now for Australia's future? Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd joins political adviser Marc Stears to discuss.

  • 30 August 2019
    9.00am - 3.30pm

    Open Day, Sydney Next

    Year 10, 11 and 12 students are invited to The University of Sydney Open Day to participate in academic workshops and one-on-one scholarship application consultations to help prepare students for university.

  • 30 August 2019
    9.00am - 2.00pm

    Future Friday 4: PY/HSC Exam Prep/SMASH Research

    Students will participate in three workshops throughout the day: HSC Exam Preparation, Promote Yourself and SMASH Research.

  • 30 August 2019
    10.00am - 2.00pm

    Preparation for Senior Study (Part 2 in-school)

    The in-school workshops include small group based learning activities to enhance students’ English study skills, establish good study habits and facilitate discussion surrounding future degree and career options.

  • 30 August 2019
    12.00pm - 1.30pm

    LCT Centre Roundtable: Zhigang Yu

    Our next Roundtable will be presented by Zhigang Yu, University of Sydney and Tongji University China, and postgraduate member of the LCT Centre for Knowledge-Building.

  • 2 September 2019
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Study Centres Wk 6 (Liverpool Library)

    A weekly two-hour session providing free homework support and tutoring to high school students in Years 7-12 at selected local libraries.

  • 2 September 2019
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Study Centres Wk 6 (HJ Daley Library)

    A weekly two-hour session providing free homework support and tutoring to high school students in Years 7-12 at selected local libraries.

  • 4 September 2019
    7.00pm - 9.00pm

    Sydney Addiction Seminars - Depot Buprenorphine: Will it be a Game Changer?

    How will the introduction of subcutaneous depot buprenorphine injections change the treatment landscape for opioid dependence? How and when will these treatments be rolled out? Are there any down sides to this new treatment modality? Will it change people’s preference for treatment medication?