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01 December 2021

Here's to the ladies that lunch

With the passing of American composer and lyricist, Stephen Sondheim, Sydney Conservatorium of Music's Dr Narelle Yeo reflects on the impact he made in creating powerful female characters.
01 December 2021

How R&D with a uni can give your company more bang for its buck

Companies are often unaware of the funding opportunities and support available to them via government, the University of Sydney and other bodies that exist to specifically stimulate industry–university partnerships.
01 December 2021

Bionic eye study paves the way towards human trials

A bionic eye being developed by a team of biomedical researchers at the University of Sydney and UNSW has shown to be safe and stable for long-term implantation in a three-month study, paving the way towards human trials.
01 December 2021

University spin-out company Gelion lists on London Stock Exchange

Renewable energy storage company founded by Professor Thomas Maschmeyer has started trading on the London AIM market to take battery chemistry developed at the University of Sydney to the world.
01 December 2021

NYU and University of Sydney announce new partnership

Sydney and NYU students will study together, share courses and participate in a student exchange program.

30 November 2021

Do you have an idea for an event to welcome students back in 2022?

The Welcome Week Grant Program provides funding and support for students to host events that will welcome students back to campus and the University community.
29 November 2021

University of Sydney welcomes the launch of The Quantum Terminal

The University of Sydney today congratulated the NSW Government on the official launch of The Quantum Terminal, which is part of Tech Central, the biggest technology precinct its kind in Australia.
29 November 2021

University of Sydney alumni honoured at ACAA awards

The Australia China Alumni Association awards recognise the extraordinary impact of alumni of Australian universities in China. This year, six University of Sydney alumni have been honoured for their contributions.

29 November 2021

How a PhD can lead to an international career in academia

Professor Hitoshi Nasu made the unconventional decision to leave Japan and pursue further studies at Sydney Law School, leading him to an established global career in academia. He shares his insights and advice.
29 November 2021

Ivermectin could help save the endangered Australian sea lion

Australian sea lions - a national government conservation priority species - have new hope for survival, thanks to a successful University of Sydney trial of ivermectin to treat hookworm infection.
26 November 2021

Students reach global IBM Call for Code finals with ethical purchasing and food waste solutions

Undergraduate students from the University of Sydney’s Business, Engineering, Law, Arts and Science faculties were among the finalists in a major global competition calling for technology solutions to tackle the world’s toughest problems.
26 November 2021

Turning disadvantages into advantages in an age of uncertainty

Your senior years have been full of disruptions and challenges. Professor John Shields explains why resilience will be your greatest asset and how to make the most out of a crisis.

26 November 2021

New Julius Caesar looks at the consequences of failed politics

Dr Huw Griffiths, senior lecturer in English Literature, reflects on the retelling of history and political stories in a powerful new production of Julius Caesar.
26 November 2021

Alcohol prevention reduces risky drinking and related harms in adulthood

Adolescents who received 'Climate Schools' or 'PreVenture' school-based preventative interventions report up to 96% reduced-odds of hazardous alcohol use, and up to 87% reduced the odds of experiencing alcohol-related harms, when compared to young people who received 'health education as usual', researchers from the Matilda Centre have found.
25 November 2021

Does menstruation affect university students' education?

A review covering over 20 years of global research on the menstrual experiences of university students highlights a need for greater understanding of how menstruation impacts education in high-income countries.
25 November 2021

A dream collaboration

Shakespeare's most loved comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream, adapted into an opera by Benjamin Britten, is a co-production by, and the final year performance for students from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and the National Institute of Dramatic Art.
25 November 2021

COVID-19 pandemic leaves permanent scar on retail workers

More than half of Australian retail workers experienced customer abuse during the pandemic, while nearly half felt their job became more insecure, landmark new research by the University of Sydney and the ANU finds.
24 November 2021

University to co-lead Connectivity Innovation Network

The NSW Government has announced that the University of Sydney and University of Technology Sydney will lead the establishment of the state's Connectivity Innovation Network.
24 November 2021

From an economics degree to successful start-up leader in Vietnam

Minh Bui is a leading entrepreneur, Harvard MBA graduate, singer, actor and filmmaker in Vietnam – and it all started with a Bachelor of Economics.
24 November 2021

Bioscience start-up and Sydney researcher team up for “blood-vessel-in-a-box”

This soon-to-be-commercialised technology is the first significant disruption to the past century-and-a-half of 2D cell culturing and animal-based testing, paving the way for more accurate and ethical medical research and treatment.