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22 February 2024

Important health and safety update

Communication with our community to update them after a low level of legionella bacteria was identified in a cooling tower at Fisher Library.
15 February 2024

Looking towards the future of biomedical research and innovation

Researchers, clinicians, industry, government and philanthropic partners have come together to celebrate the future of biomedical research in Australia, with construction of the state-of-the-art Sydney Biomedical Accelerator set to begin this year.
13 February 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.
09 February 2024

Engineers to develop robot maintenance crews in space

SmartSat is backing the University of Sydney with $2.3 million to research and develop robotic maintenance of satellites while in orbit in a step to extend the lifespan of vital space infrastructure.
07 February 2024

University of Sydney launches Welcome Program for 2024

The annual celebration for students will draw thousands, with gigs by leading Australian artists and an array of big events.
06 February 2024

Lunar New Year 2024: What does the Year of the Dragon mean?

Associate Professor Xiaohuan Zhao, from Chinese Studies in the School of Languages and Cultures, shares what it means to be born in a Year of the Dragon or to live through the Year of the Dragon in 2024.
05 February 2024

Fulbright scholars awarded at Sydney

Five University of Sydney academics and alumni will travel to the United States as part of the Fulbright Scholarship Program. The University will host an academic as part of the exchange.
05 February 2024

Sticking with sport during school years linked to academic success

As school and summer sports resume, a new study from the University of Sydney finds links between kids' long-term participation in sport and increased academic performance, including impacts on NAPLAN scores, absenteeism and likelihood to attend university.
30 January 2024

Sydney and HEX announce School of Record partnership

Designed to help close the digital skills gap and enable more students to obtain university-level academic credit as they upskill in innovation and entrepreneurship.
29 January 2024

Indigenous school students head to uni to explore their futures

Students from around Australia have spent a week living at the University of Sydney experiencing what higher education has to offer.