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NAIDOC Week 2018 Celebrations...

NAIDOC Week celebrations will be held across The University of Sydney during July to celebrate ... Read more

Obesity Management Workshop for Health ...

World obesity experts from the Boden Institute together with RPA’s Metabolism and Obesity Services ... Read more

Adventures in the virosphere: Charting ...

Join us for the next Sydney Science Forum - Adventures in the virosphere: Charting the ... Read more

Sydney Viet Nam Symposium...

Join the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre for a symposium for researchers, educators and students engaged ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
  • 6 August 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Yak train

    Sydney Ideas - Tibet: Life on the Frontlines of Climate Change

    Hear about the role of nomads in protecting Tibet's environment, and the importance of traditional knowledge and practices in responding to climate change.

  • 6 August 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Military general

    Sydney Ideas - War and the modern world

    Canadian historian Professor Margaret MacMillan, in examining the causes and consequences of war, draws out the paradoxes of war and peace since the end of WWI.

  • 7 August 2018
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Term 3 Study Centres

    Our Study Centres provide free homework support and tutoring to students after school in their local library.

  • 7 August 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Willie Brim Mantaka

    Sydney Ideas - Bla(c)kness in Australia

    Join us for the launch of the special issue of the magazine Transition on "Bla(c)kness in Australia". The collection brings together the voices and artwork of diverse Bla(c)k writers, artists, poets, and scholars in Australia.

  • 8 August 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    How to write China-related content for the general public?

    Join novelist and translator Linda Jaivin and the director of the China Studies Centre, Luigi Tomba, as they discuss how researchers and writers can adapt their writing or research findings to speak to a broader general public.

  • 9 August 2018
    6.00am - 7.30am
    Armenians being marched

    Sydney Ideas - The shameful history of Armenian genocide

    Leading historian Professor Taner Akcam reflects on the history of Armenian genocide and refusals to accept responsibility for the 1915 atrocity, more than a century later.

  • 12 August 2018
    3.00pm - 4.30pm

    Beethoven Mass in C Major Op86

    A feast of Beethoven’s choral music, featuring the popular Mass in C Major and the Cantata for the Death of Emperor Joseph II.

  • 13 August 2018
    5.15pm - 7.00pm
    Cancer cell

    Sydney Ideas - The future of cancer: can we find a cure?

    Hear from a panel of experts responding to the question: How will cellular therapy, immunotherapy, personalised medicine, and the use of big data impact cancer treatments?

  • 14 August 2018
    8.30am - 4.30pm
    Doing nutrition better short course Charles Perkins Centre

    Doing nutrition better: A fresh approach

    How to finally make nutrition and diet work. Access the knowledge and practical guidance of influential experts in the field with this one-day workshop targeted to general public, nutritionists and dietitians, counsellors, and digital developers.

  • 14 August 2018
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Professorial Inaugural Lecture Series - Accountants as Agents for Transformational Change

    Join us and find out more about the research and professional interests of Professor Baljit K Sidhu from the Discipline of Accounting, who joined the Business School this year.