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05 June 2020

Australia is not doing enough to preserve biodiversity

On World Environment Day, two environmental law researchers reflect on the reasons for our diminishing natural bounty, and offer a way to save it.
05 June 2020

The world’s fragile relationship with nature

This World Environment Day, it is instructive and valuable to consider damage to biological diversity (biodiversity) both locally and globally.
02 June 2020

How to forge a legal career: advice from Global CEO Mark Rigotti

Law alum Mark Rigotti went from studying a combined degree in law and arts, to Global CEO of Herbert Smith Freehills.
28 May 2020

Open Science in the age of COVID-19

In the face of the most pressing public health crisis in recent memory, the importance of generating and communicating reliable knowledge has never been more important. To do this, scientists are increasingly turning to open science. Dr Jason M. Chin explains.

27 May 2020

National Reconciliation Week 2020

On the first day of National Reconciliation Week 2020, Professor Simon Bronitt, Dean and Head of Sydney Law School, delivers an Acknowledgement of Country.
26 May 2020

Lee Ming Tee Indigenous Scholarship: supporting undergraduate students

This undergraduate scholarship aims to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to achieve their study goals.

07 May 2020

COVID-19 and hate crime in Australia

An organisation co-run by Professor Gail Mason from the University of Sydney Law School, the Australian Hate Crime Network (AHCN), has called for greater vigilance in countering racism and other forms of bigotry that is erupting amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic.

06 May 2020

Alumnus announced as Australia’s ambassador to Cambodia

Mr Kang will work closely with Cambodian representatives to strengthen the relationship between Australia and Cambodia.

28 April 2020

Experts examine the COVID-19 tracing app

University of Sydney academics from the disciplines of cybersecurity, media, law and health comment on COVIDSafe, the COVID-19 contact tracing app released by the federal government.
22 April 2020

Sydney Law School academics recognised in Best Lawyers Australia 2021

Best Lawyers is a respected peer review publication, highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of the legal profession. Recognition in the publication is regarded as a significant honour.