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19 January 2022

Joanne Wright appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education)

Today Vice-Chancellor and Principal Professor Mark Scott announced Professor Joanne Wright has been appointed to the role of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education).
19 January 2022

COVID-19 and schools: we're heading into a teacher shortage crisis

Associate Professor Rachel Wilson in Education and Dr Giuseppe Carabetta in Business argue for a long-term plan for recruiting and retaining teachers.
13 January 2022

Carbon neutral 'spaceplane' parts to be manufactured at Sydney

The Sydney Manufacturing Hub will develop and manufacture components for a green hydrogen-powered launch vehicle capable of deploying small satellites into low earth orbit.
12 January 2022

Sydney researchers awarded ARC funding for 78 research projects

The University of Sydney has received more than $36 million from the Australian Research Council (ARC) to fund 78 research projects.
10 January 2022

Light and Darkness

A major new exhibition at the University's Chau Chak Wing Museum presents works from one of Australia's strongest collections of late modernist art.
23 December 2021

Your daily medications could put you at greater risk of sunburn

With summer holidays underway, it's time to think about the sun and your skin, say researchers from the Sydney Pharmacy School.
21 December 2021

Stories that challenged our thinking in 2021

Although COVID-19 again dominated the headlines this year, our people continued to test our preconceptions across a range of areas.
17 December 2021

Professor Barry Webb AM awarded honorary Doctor of Engineering

The renowned lighting engineer has been recognised for his professional excellence, commitment to nurturing the next generation of engineers and contribution to the wider community.
16 December 2021

New study on-the-job program for trainee teachers

Thanks to the New South Wales Department of Education, the University will trial a program that allows certain students to start teaching in a classroom within six months of starting their degree.
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.