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The Library's newest exhibition 'Ephemera' presents a consideration of the ways in which art can ... Read more

2017 Dr Charles Perkins AO Memorial ...

Join us at our annual oration by keynote speaker Ms Pat Anderson AO.... Read more

Raising the Bar 2017...

Grab a pint, pull up a chair and listen in to some free thought-provoking talks ... Read more

Sleep Theme Symposium: Precision Sleep ...

The ultimate Symposium on precision medicine in the field of Sleep with leading researchers from ... Read more

Verdi's Messa Da Requiem...

One of the masterpieces of the choral repertoire, Verdi’s magnificent Messa da Requiem, with ... Read more

Obesity Management Workshop for Health ...

World obesity experts from the University of Sydney’s Boden Institute offer an exciting, evidence- ... Read more

Second Australian Political Theory and ...

The University of Sydney is proud to host the Second Annual Australian Political Theory and ... Read more

Key events

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  • 27 October 2017
    2.00pm - 6.00pm

    A Goldern Celebration of Sydney Dietitians

    Join us as we celebrate the goldern anniversary of nutrition and dietetics at the University of Sydney. We remember the health services that dietitians have delivered for th past 50 years while exploring the new frontiers of deliering better nutrition to halt ecalating chronic disease in Australia.

  • 29 October 2017
    10.30am - 12.30pm

    Beyond Empathy: Responsibility in a post-truth world

    Can empathy be taught? Is empathy a solution to human rights abuses? Join our panel – ABC journalist Hagar Cohen, priest and community worker Father Bob Maguire, and psychiatrist Dr Gary Galambos - to explore the question of empathy in today's world.

  • 30 October 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Book Launch | Nicole Curato - A Duterte Reader

    With essays by leading experts in diverse fields, this book offers a penetrating portrait of a volatile administration poised between a troubled past and an uncertain future. The research is thorough; the writing eloquent; and the insights myriad. This is critical reading for anyone who wishes to

  • 31 October 2017
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Sarah Maguire

    Inhaled Oxytocin as an adjunct to treatment in Anorexia Nervosa

    Dr Sarah Maguire is a clinical psychologist with over 15 years experience as a clinician and researcher working with people who have an eating disorder. She is also the NSW Health statewide coordinator for eating disorders, responsible for policy and implementation of service change throughout NSW.

  • 31 October 2017
    4.00pm - 5.30pm
    social justice protestors

    Social Justice Seminar Series

    Social justice: politics, practices and urgent questions

    An important disruptor
    Presenters: Debra Hayes, Valerie Harwood and Sheelagh Daniels-Mayes

  • 31 October 2017
    6.00pm - 7.00pm
      Maryam Mirzakhan by Shahrokh Heidari

    Sydney Ideas - Mathematical Heroes and Social Justice

    Canadian mathematician Professor Nassif A Ghoussoub proposed that one of the best kept secrets about mathematicians is that they are often at the involved in, if not leading, social and political causes.

  • 1 November 2017
    4.00pm - 6.00pm
    Michel Foucault

    Working with theory in social research

    Working with Foucault: developing a methodological imagination
    A training module for HDR students in the social sciences.

  • 1 November 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Trump's U$A: ways to fix a dishonest system

    US journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner David Cay Johnston on powerful new solutions to unreal and unfair tax system, and ways to ensure that taxation is accurate, honest and fair.

  • 2 November 2017
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Black Lives Matter

    2017 City of Sydney Peace Prize Lecture and Award Ceremony

    Join us for the 2017 City of Sydney Peace Prize and Award Ceremony: Black Lives Matter Global Network - featuring the network's founders Opal Tometi, Patrisse Cullers and Alicia Garza.

  • 3 November 2017
    12.00am - 1.30pm

    A moment or a movement? Black Lives Matter and the future of US race relations

    The founders of the Black Lives Matter Global Network, in Australia to accept the 2017 Sydney Peace Prize, will join the ABC's Stan Grant for an intimate conversation about the birth of the protest movement, the future of black lives under President Trump, and what lessons Australians can learn from