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08 October 2015

SCA awards Julian Day $28,000 art prize

Artist, composer and broadcaster Julian Day is awarded the 2015 Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Travel Scholarship from Sydney College of the Arts.  The $28,000 art prize was announced at the University of Sydney’s contemporary art school during the opening of the Fauvette Loureiro Finalists Exhibition at SCA Galleries last night.

08 October 2015

Are today's standards for being a 'real man' leading to violence against women?

Evidence increasingly shows violence against women could be the consequence of beliefs about what it means to be a "real man", write Stefano Verrelli and Eileen Chu.

08 October 2015

Young composer awarded inaugural Peter Sculthorpe Fellowship

An emerging composer from south west Sydney has been awarded the inaugural Peter Sculthorpe Music Fellowship in honour of the internationally renowned Australian composer who passed away in 2014.

08 October 2015

Win for early career researcher

Research on a novel drug treatment for alcohol-use disorders - and a novel class of compounds targeting social deficits in psychiatric neurological disorders - has been recognised in the NSW Premier's Prizes for Science and Engineering.

08 October 2015

Focused on food

Twelve food manufacturers and biotech industry representatives are meeting  today at the University of Sydney's Charles Perkins Centre to discuss ways of increasing innovation in their industries.

08 October 2015

Landslides and tsunamis under investigation on Australia's east coast

Australia's coastline may be vulnerable to rare landslides with potentially disastrous consequences, according to ongoing research by the University of Sydney.