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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
  • 7 September 2017
    4.00pm - 6.00pm
    Aek Phakiti

    Qualitative and quantitative research methods

    Questionnaire development and analysis for educational and social sciences research
    Part 2 of 4: developing your own questionnaire and overview of questionnaire analysis

  • 7 September 2017
    6.00pm - 7.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Geography of the world’s plant populations

    Professor Yvonne Buckley, Trinity College Dublin presents the 2017 Murray Lecture presented by the School of Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Sydney.

  • 8 September 2017
    5.00pm - 6.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Food Waste Debate

    Are consumers ultimately responsible for food wastage? In this event, leaders from agriculture, community activism, food aid and social entrepreneurship will debate this question.

  • 9 September 2017
    8.30am - 5.00pm
    hands around the world

    TESOL Research Network workshops and colloquium 2017

    This annual event provides a forum for discussing and sharing research in the area of TESOL, as well as exploring possible future research collaborations.

  • 11 September 2017
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Honours Week

    Whether you're seeking a competitive edge in your career, want to become an expert in your field or kickstart your pathway to a PhD, an honours year is your next step.

  • 12 September 2017
    6.30pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Reading Australian Literature with Sophie Cunningham

    "As both an editor and writer I’ve always been inspired by Frank Moorhouse’s fiction, both stylistically and thematically.When I first read Cold Light, I was thrilled by Moorhouse’s capacity to celebrate both political idealism and pragmatism as well as to inhabit ambiguous identities."

  • 13 September 2017
    12.30pm - 2.00pm
    Abstract drawing by Gianni Wise

    Festival of Democracy | The Kidnapping of Democracy

    Public reflection on the whole idea of the kidnapping of democracy remains limited, among both scholars and citizens alike. That is why this seminar sets out to reflect on the meaning of kidnapping, and why the concept is helpful in understanding contemporary political trends.

  • 13 September 2017
    12.30pm - 9.00pm

    Festival of Democracy 2017

    UNTIL 15th SEPTEMBER. Hosted by the Sydney Democracy Network at the University of Sydney, the Festival has something for everybody. This year the Festival will open on the key question of whether democracy has been, in a sense, kidnapped, and move on to questions of 'democracy for who' and how...

  • 13 September 2017
    1.30pm - 3.30pm

    The Truth of Anachronism: a masterclass with Simon Palfrey

    This masterclass will explore how close attention to the forms of Shakespeare's plays might modify or even model critical approaches, in particular assumptions about history and temporality.

  • 13 September 2017
    3.30pm - 5.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - For and Against Truth

    A Festival of Democracy event, part of the Sydney Ideas Post Truth Initiative Series.