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22 October 2015

University continues to excel in Times Higher Education subject rankings

The excellence of our research, teaching and citations underpin our positioning in the Times Higher Education subject rankings. 

22 October 2015

Young scientists awarded, embark on year-long campaign

Five researchers from the University of Sydney have been recognised with prestigious Young Tall Poppy Science Awards. As part of the Young Tall Poppy Campaign, they will spend a year sharing their knowledge with school students, teachers and the broader community through workshops, seminars and public lectures.

22 October 2015

More technology doesn't mean less inequality

Policymakers who dream of digital technologies as the quick fix to their development problem need to think twice, writes Dr Aim Sinpeng.

22 October 2015

Sydney's forgotten connection to the birth of the United Nations

A leading historian is calling for Sydneysiders to celebrate their connection to one of the world's greatest collective achievements: the founding of the United Nations.

22 October 2015

Our first Lendlease Bradfield Scholar

A big vision for Sydney’s future that would have us all residents of central living districts (CLDs) has won 20-year-old first year undergraduate student Caitlin Hanrahan the inaugural Lendlease Bradfield Urban Vision Scholarship.

22 October 2015

Vitamin B3 derivative cuts risk of new skin cancers

A year of treatment with nicotinamide, a form of vitamin B3, significantly lowered the risk of common, non-melanoma skin cancer in high-risk patients, according to University of Sydney research.