2024

Articles

04 March 2024

University community marches for an inclusive future at Mardi Gras

A sea of technicolour costumes brought some artistic flair to Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday night, with 80 students and staff members representing the University of Sydney in style.
04 March 2024

Nanothin printing of electronics hardware could slash costs

Engineering researchers have developed a 2D printing process using liquid metals that they say could create new ways of creating more advanced and energy efficient computing hardware that is manufactured at the nanoscale.
04 March 2024

Chau Chak Wing Museum announces Biennale of Sydney artists

Twenty artists from Australia and around the world bring a breadth of formats and perspectives to the Chau Chak Wing Museum for the 24th Biennale of Sydney.
04 March 2024

Sydney to replace maths prerequisites with targeted support

Accessibility and targeted support are key focus, as the University of Sydney removes advanced mathematics prerequisites for entry to many courses from 2025.
01 March 2024

How an invasive bee colony defied a genetic bottleneck

In 2007 a single Asian honeybee swarm appeared in North Queensland. There are now more than 10,000 colonies. Dr Ros Gloag has found surprising adaptability despite low genetic diversity, which could be a good sign for species facing population collapse.
28 February 2024

Making love and making music in a new Greek-Australian story

Composer James Humberstone and award-winning slam poet and rapper Luka Lesson have come together to create a new Greek-Australian work combining ancient poetry and modern hip-hop to explore every aspect of love.
28 February 2024

Bringing Barbara McGrady's photography to life

The Chau Chak Wing Museum is currently showing work from Gomeroi/Gamilaraay photographer Barbara McGrady's extensive collection. Learn more about her love of photography and award-winning work.
28 February 2024

Sydney attracts top research talent with innovative Fellowships

Unprecedented investment in appointment of 40 research fellows across a range of disciplines.
27 February 2024

Crowdfunding key to defending and rebuilding Ukraine

Dr Olga Boichak, senior lecturer in Digital Cultures in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, explores how Ukrainians are innovating from the battlefield to the digital frontlines, to take the fight to a much better equipped and better funded enemy.
27 February 2024

Why Egypt refuses to open its border to Palestinians

Gazans attempting to shelter in Rafah are not permitted to cross the border into Egypt. Liyana Kayali, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Sydney, explains why.