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Rare Bites 1: Obsession and Philanthropy: ...

Rare Bites is a series of informal and entertaining 30 minute lunchtime talks held monthly and ... Read more

Festival of Democracy 2017...

UNTIL 15th SEPTEMBER. Hosted by the Sydney Democracy Network at the University of Sydney, the ... Read more

Sharing Spaces: a Night of ...

This concert showcases a celebration of life and arts from diverse Chinese Ethnic Minorities and ... Read more

Rare Bites 2: Dr Peter Hobbins ...

What more appropriate title for the ‘Rare Bites’ series than an Australian book analysing snake ... Read more

ASEAN Forum 2017: Women in ASEAN...

In the 50th year of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, ASEAN Forum 2017 explores the ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
  • 1 September 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Feminism and Women's Political Activism in North Africa: challenges and perspectives

    The panel will also discuss the main challenges and the perspectives addressed by feminist activist today in Tunisia, Algeria, Egypt and Morocco.

  • 2 September 2017
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Postcards from the Past: Ancient Qatna and it's Royal Tomb

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next public lecture in out free Saturday series "Postcards from the Past".

  • 5 September 2017
    4.00pm - 7.00pm

    HSC Economics at Sydney

    The School of Economics at the University of Sydney invites you to attend an evening dedicated to the study of economics from high school through to university.

  • 5 September 2017
    4.00pm - 5.30pm
    social justice protestors

    Social Justice Seminar Series

    Social justice: politics, practices and urgent questions

    Democracy and care
    Presenters: Donna Baines and Marianne Fenech

  • 5 September 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - How Humans made the Anthropocene Biosphere

    Humans modify the biosphere at an accelerating rate. How might these patterns be reflected in the geological record? And, are the changes comparable in scale to those of deep time evolutionary transitions, with possible near-future trajectories that include mass extinction?

  • 6 September 2017
    10.00am - 2.00pm

    Year 6 Discover Uni

    Discover Uni day is an on-campus experience to introduce students to the University community as a place of life-long learning. Hands-on activities delivered by Faculties begin to build links between students interests and higher education.

  • 6 September 2017
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Conservatorium Great Hall Concert - Estivo Chamber Music

    Join us today for a stunning performance in the University of Sydney's Great Hall to welcome back our best chamber music students from the Conservatorium, who recently participated in the Estivo European Chamber Music Summer School in Verona Italy.

  • 6 September 2017
    12.30pm - 2.00pm
    Women in the Iranian 1979 revolution

    Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution: the religious backlash

    The seminar will explore the ways in which reformation seeks to repudiate the politico-religious foundations of the Islamic revolution by imagining a serious if paradoxical counter-revolutionary alternative to the Islamic state: a secular democracy that is enables genuine religiosity to flourish. 

  • 6 September 2017
    5.45pm - 8.00pm

    2017 Ian Beveridge Memorial Lecture

    75% of new or re-emerging diseases affecting humans are of animal origin. The link between animals, humans and the environment becomes evident through health epidemics. Professor Michael Lairmore implores health and environmental professionals to adapt and be prepared to meet these challenges.

  • 6 September 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Asian Art Series lecture by Saloni Mathur - A Fragile Inheritance: Radical Stakes in Contemporary Indian Art

    The Sydney Asian Art Series presents leading international voices on early, modern and contemporary Asian art. Third in the 2017 series is a lecture by Saloni Mathur, Professor of Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art, University of California, Los Angeles.