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01 November 2022

The future of superannuation in Australia

Economists from the University of Sydney are working to develop new models to identify the impacts of superannuation policy change on Australian households.
31 October 2022

Archaeological artefacts found on Norfolk Island

An archaeological dig on Norfolk Island has uncovered two Polynesian adzes (stone axes) and hundreds of flakes dating back to pre-European settlement.
31 October 2022

10 best horror movies for a spooky Halloween

Associate Professor Bruce Isaacs, senior lecturer in film, shares his love of Halloween and the classic horror movies that are required viewing on the spookiest night of the year.
28 October 2022

Socceroos and Diamonds protest ‘sportswashing’: experts weigh in

Australia's soccer and netball teams have dominated headlines this week for their political stances, drawing support and criticism from University of Sydney experts.
28 October 2022

Professor Anika Gauja appointed ARC Executive Director

The Australian Research Council (ARC) has appointed Professor Anika Gauja as Executive Director for Economic, Social and Behavioural Sciences.
28 October 2022

Daniel Peltz announced as Artist in Residence

Daniel Peltz has been appointed to undertake an academic exchange supported by the prestigious Gilbert Fellowship from the Sydney Social Sciences and Humanities Advanced Research Centre and Sydney Environment Institute through the Sydney College of the Arts.
25 October 2022

New fellowships provide hands-on teaching experience

One of the most difficult things in becoming an academic is getting teaching experience while you’re studying. Now two new fellowships are available for PhD students interested in developing their teaching skills and becoming a job-ready academic.

19 October 2022

Everything at stake during the upcoming US midterm elections

Associate Professor David Smith is a senior lecturer in American Politics and Foreign Policy. He is jointly appointed between the United States Studies Centre and the School of Social and Political Sciences. 

18 October 2022

New ArtSS Career Ready Industry Project launched

Students interested in boosting their problem-solving skills and employability can now apply for the new Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences’ 2023 ArtSS Career Ready Industry Project.
14 October 2022

University of Sydney joins the Rainbow City

The University of Sydney will showcase a night-time rainbow mural in celebration of the Sydney WorldPride 2023 festival at the Footbridge Gallery at the Camperdown campus.