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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

  • Date
  • 24 November 2017
    10.00am - 5.30pm

    Core Research Facilities, Annual Symposium

    Join us for the Core Research Facilities Annual Symposium where we will exhibit our cutting-edge research capacity, highlighting our extensive upcoming program of instrument upgrades and new installations, and how these will provide our researchers with a competitive edge in 2018 and beyond.

  • 27 November 2017
    8.30am - 5.00pm
    Wastewater Treatment Plant

    SSEAC Masterclass

    The School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is bringing together leading researchers and practitioners throughout South East Asia for a one-day Masterclass on Membranes for Sustainable Energy and Water Production.

  • 27 November 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Digital Rights: what are they, and why do we need them?

    A panel of leading experts will debate: What are digital rights? Why do we need them?, What would they look like in Australia?, How should we frame and do digital rights? The event will conclude with a launch of the Digital Rights report.

  • 28 November 2017
    3.00pm - 4.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Promoting Human Rights through Trade

    Dr Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade will discuss the formation of the Global Alliance to end trade in goods used in torture and capital punishment. Trade can contribute to the promotion of human rights also through the reduction of poverty and sustainable development.

  • 28 November 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Beyond the Climate Elephant: From Climate Denial to Public Engagement

    This Sydney Ideas seminar features a keynote lecture by Kari Marie Norgaard and explores the issue of climate change denial and the societal attributes that may contribute to moving from denial to public engagement.

  • 28 November 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Inside the Plaster: scanning the victims of Pompeii

    Estelle Lazer provides an update on recent scanning of the casts of victims of the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79 CE. Her research is providing new insights into the lives and deaths of these victims.

  • 28 November 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - El Chigüire Bipolar and The Chaser

    The makers of Venezuela's leading satirical news site El Chigüire Bipolar discuss the politics of satire with the makers of Australia’s in no way leading satirical news site The Chaser.

  • 29 November 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    luther 100

    Sydney Ideas - Luther and Dreams

    Historian of early modern times, Professor Lyndal Roper, will discuss how Luther’s recorded dreams give us a rare insight into Luther’s deepest anxieties and feelings, and how historians can make use of dreams to understand the subjectivity of people in the past.

  • 29 November 2017
    6.30pm - 8.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Israelis And The Occupation: A Story Of Denial

    A Sydney Ideas talk by Gideon Levy, Israeli journalist and commentator. Response by Antony Loewenstein an independent journalist and author of My Israel Question, The Blogging Revolution and Disaster Capitalism: Making A Killing Out Of Catastrophe.

  • 2 December 2017
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Camino de Santiago: treading the ancient path to the end of the earth

    Join for the next lecture in our free Saturday series.