Welcome to UNSW Events

The University hosts a wide range of events both on and off-campus throughout the year. They range from concert performances to open days and free public lectures on contemporary issues such as the environment, healthcare and global politics.

For venue bookings, please visit UNSW Venues and Events.

Find an event
E.g., 2016-08-31
E.g., 2016-08-31
Upcoming events
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Troubled Waters

Friday, 19 August 2016, 10am
The Troubled Waters suite of projects considers the impact of human activity and climate change on natural and marine environments.
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Luminocity

Monday, 29 August 2016, 9am
A Built Environment student work exhibition.
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AGSM Digital Education Model

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 1pm
The AGSM has embarked on a journey of digitisation. Join Professor Julie Cogin as she discusses the drivers and challenges.
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Startup Soda

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 10am
Serendipity is crucial in innovation. Meetups to facilitate networking and exposure to the unexpected.
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MRI Imaging using Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer (CEST) Methods

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 12pm
NeuRA MRI seminar series- Dr Nirbhay Yadav
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Yoga

Friday, 2 September 2016, 12pm
Playing is serious business - learning and innovation are found in play.
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"All Things 3D" Networking Event

Friday, 2 September 2016, 4pm
A networking event with a showcase of 3D printer and scanners and the opportunity to play with 3D scanning.

Integrated analysis of transcriptional networks: identifying epilepsy pathways and new drug discovery

Friday, 2 September 2016, 4pm
Garvan Institute special seminar by Consultant Neurologist Michael Johnson, Professor of Genomic Medicine Imperial College London.
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Open Day

Saturday, 3 September 2016, 9am
Chat face-to-face with our academics and our current students. Find the right information to help you choose your ideal degree.
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Open Day — Early Years

Saturday, 3 September 2016, 9:30am
Visit UNSW Australia's leading early childhood education and care campuses (and learn all about the wait-list) this Open Day!
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Twilight Tunes III

Saturday, 3 September 2016, 4pm
Come in, relax and listen to tunes at twilight. New works and old. Jazz, classical and more.
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Improving mathematical communication skills with individualised peer assessed asignments

Monday, 5 September 2016, 1pm
How do you teach underlying principles of mathematics as well as the ability to communicate concepts and ideas?
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Free Public Lecture - Dr Kathryn Wilson

Monday, 5 September 2016, 4pm
Exploring gender gaps in testing: why do girls underperform?
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Soldering 101

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 1pm
Ground up introduction to using and understanding equipment, tools and methodologies. 
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Australia Ensemble lunchtime concert

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 1:10pm
Australia Ensemble lunchtime concert
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Blockchain

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 6pm
Serendipity is crucial in innovation. Meetups to facilitate networking and exposure to the unexpected
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Honours Project

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 7pm
Practice-based Honours in Performance, Media and Film studies is a year long intensive creative-research process.
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Honours Project

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 7pm
Practice-based Honours in Performance, Media and Film studies is a year long intensive creative-research process.
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Three Minute Thesis competition

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 4:30pm
Come and hear UNSW’s best and brightest PhD candidates pitch their world-changing ideas at the 2016 3 Minute Thesis competition.
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Honours Project

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 7pm
Practice-based Honours in Performance, Media and Film studies is a year long intensive creative-research process.
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Yoga

Friday, 9 September 2016, 12pm
Playing is serious business - learning and innovation are found in play.
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Queer Sentiments

Friday, 9 September 2016, 3pm
An afternoon discussion and reading of Australian and U.S. queer poetry and poetics.
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Open House

Friday, 9 September 2016, 3:15pm
Serendipity is crucial in innovation. Meetups to facilitate networking and exposure to the unexpected.
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Experiments in Listening

Friday, 9 September 2016, 6:30pm
Experiments in Listening are three filmic responses to three week-long performative dialogues between artist Rajni Shah and performance-makers.

Australia Ensemble subscription concert

Saturday, 10 September 2016, 8pm
Australia Ensemble subscription concert - Light, Time and Gravity
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UNSW Juris Doctor (JD) information session

Monday, 12 September 2016, 1pm
The UNSW Juris Doctor (JD) is the professional law degree for non-law graduates seeking admission to the legal profession.
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Free Public Lecture - Dr Remy Low

Monday, 12 September 2016, 4pm
Making the Familiar Strange: Reframing the world with theory
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UNSW Juris Doctor (JD) information session

Monday, 12 September 2016, 1pm
The UNSW Juris Doctor (JD) is the professional law degree for non-law graduates seeking admission to the legal profession.
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Shop Tools 101

Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 1pm
Ground up introduction to using and understanding equipment, tools and methodologies. 
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Inaugural public lecture - Dr Hoa Nguyen

Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 4pm
Collaborative peer mentoring in preservice teachers’ professional experience
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Actuarial Studies info evening

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 5:30pm
Information evening to find out more about studying Actuarial Studies at UNSW Business School.
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Humans and Machines - A quest for better mental health

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 9am
Join us to hear from experts including a keynote from Prof Tom Insel, Chief Neuroscientist at Verily (Google) Life Sciences
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Startup Soda

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 10am
Serendipity is crucial in innovation. Meetups to facilitate networking and exposure to the unexpected.
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Strategies for linking teaching and research: maximizing impact, demonstrating leadership

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 12pm
This presentation will showcase proven innovative strategies for maximizing impact and leadership as researcher in higher education pedagogy.
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Yoga

Friday, 16 September 2016, 12pm
Playing is serious business - learning and innovation are found in play.
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Communicating Climate Change

Friday, 16 September 2016, 4pm
We all know climate change is real so why is it so hard to talk about?
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UNSW Wallace Wurth Lecture 2016

Monday, 19 September 2016, 5:30pm
UNSW Wallace Wurth Lecture "Science and Technology: New Frontiers for Helping People with Mental Illness" delivered by Dr Tom Insel.
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Industrial Design Workshop

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 9:30am
Join us for a hands-on experience at our interactive Industrial Design workshop for high school students.
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Soldering 101

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 1pm
Ground up introduction to using and understanding equipment, tools and methodologies. 
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Blockchain

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 6pm
Serendipity is crucial in innovation. Meetups to facilitate networking and exposure to the unexpected
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2016 New College Lectures

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 6pm
New College presents the 2016 New College Lectures: an investigation of Jesus and the Ten Gospels by Dr Simon Gathercole.

UNSWriting presents: Foreign-ness: Writer Michelle Cahill In Conversation

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 6:30pm
The politics and poetics of crossing borders.
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Stories from the flipped trenches- Flipped classroom community of practice

Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 1pm
Join this academic Community of Practice as they showcase UNSW academics' flipped classroom experiences

Burgundian Consort: Draw on, sweet night

Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 7:30pm
The Burgundian Consort's annual evening recital
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2016 New College Lectures

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 6pm
New College presents the 2016 New College Lectures: an investigation of Jesus and the Ten Gospels by Dr Simon Gathercole.
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Interior Architecture workshop

Friday, 23 September 2016, 9:30am
Join us for a hands-on experience at our interactive Interior Architecture workshop for high school students.
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Yoga

Friday, 23 September 2016, 12pm
Playing is serious business - learning and innovation are found in play.

Introduction to regression modelling in R

Monday, 26 September 2016, 9am
A hands-on statistical methods course to help researchers develop knowledge about and skills in common statistical methods.
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Landscape Architecture workshop

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 9:30am
Join us for hands-on experience at our interactive Landscape Architecture workshop for high school students.
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Portfolio workshop

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 9:30am
Join our free Portfolio Workshop and learn how to develop and submit your portfolio for alternative admissions pathway.
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Blended Learning- lessons from five universities

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 12pm
This presentation outlines case studies of good and not so good practices in blended learning across five universities
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Celebrating 60 years of Health Management at UNSW

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 2:30pm
Celebrating 60 years of Health Management at UNSW
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Utzon Lecture: innovating to zero in the building sector

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 6pm
Utzon Lecture: Innovating to Zero in the Building sector by Professor Mattheos Santamouris
 2016 AAEGT National Gifted Conference - Beyond the Boundaries in Gifted Education image

2016 AAEGT National Gifted Conference - Beyond the Boundaries in Gifted Education

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 9am
Inviting all members of the gifted education community including researchers, educators, families, health professionals, and gifted individuals
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Construction & Property Management workshop

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 9:30am
Join us for a hands-on experience at our interactive Construction & Property Management workshop for high school students.
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Current Affairs in Australasian Aviation

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 9:30am
A two-day short course for year 10 and 11 high school students on the aviation industry today.
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Computational Design workshop

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 9:30am
Join us for a hands-on experience at our interactive Computational Design workshop for high school students.

New Concepts in Preimplantation Genetic Screening

Friday, 30 September 2016, 9am
Focusing on new technologies for screening embryos for chromosomal and genetic disorders, global trends and outcomes
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City Planning workshop

Friday, 30 September 2016, 9:30am
Join us for a hands-on experience at our interactive City Planning workshop for high school students.