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.

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E.g., 2016-07-26
E.g., 2016-07-26
Upcoming events
The Patient: The Medical Subject In Contemporary Art image

The Patient: The Medical Subject In Contemporary Art

Friday, 3 June 2016, 10am
The Patient examines the experience of the artist as medical patient and the patient as living subject in contemporary art.

Comprehensive Eye Examinations Available on Campus

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 9am
Staff Optometrists at UNSW Optometry Clinic are available during the semester break. Eye Examinations will be Bulk Billed under Medicare.
Pre-clinical MRI at UNSW - Capabilities, projects and methods research image

Pre-clinical MRI at UNSW - Capabilities, projects and methods research

Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 12pm
NeuRA MRI seminar series-Every last Tuesday of the month between 12 and 1pm in the seminar room of NeuRA.
Free Public Lecture - Professor Lawrence Zhang image

Free Public Lecture - Professor Lawrence Zhang

Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 4pm
Reopening the Debate on 40 Years of Language Learner Strategy (LLS) Research

So, What? Public Lecture: Radical Media Ethics

Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 6pm
Can journalism go global? Should it?

2016 July Careers Expo

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 10am
Don't miss the opportunity to attend this exciting Careers Expo, held on campus! Bring your student card.
UNSW Law Journal Launch - Volume 39 Issue 2 image

UNSW Law Journal Launch - Volume 39 Issue 2

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 6pm
UNSW Law Journal Launch - Volume 39 Issue 2

Utzon Lecture: Colliding Worlds: Health, Wellbeing, Design and Built Environments

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 6:30pm
Utzon Lecture: Colliding Worlds: Health, Wellbeing, Design and Built Environments by Associate Professor Oya Demirbilek
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Culture of Oz

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 12pm
Fun and informative session about Australian slang.
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Design Thinking 101

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 1pm
Ground up introduction to using and understanding equipment, tools and methodologies.

Built Environment Parent and Student Information Night

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 6:30pm
Join us for the UNSW Built Environment Parent and Student Information Night.
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Charles Bean's Legacy

Friday, 29 July 2016, 9am
This conference examines the life and letters of one of Australia’s most important historians Dr Charles Bean
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All Things 3D

Friday, 29 July 2016, 4pm
A meet up for anyone curious about all things 3D.
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An Evening Inspired by Bean

Friday, 29 July 2016, 4:30pm
The Evening is a tribute to Charles Bean through the opening of an exhibition, music, film and a panel discussion.
UNSW Wallace Wurth Lecture 2016  image

UNSW Wallace Wurth Lecture 2016

Friday, 29 July 2016, 5:30pm
Stan Grant to deliver UNSW Wallace Wurth lecture 'From Reconciliation to Rights: Shaping a Bigger Australia' and receive honorary degree.
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Australia and the 1916 Rising in Ireland

Wednesday, 3 August 2016, 8:45am
Gathering leading Australian scholars assessing the place of the Rising in the nation's military, cultural, social and religious history.
Design Thinking 101 image

Design Thinking 101

Thursday, 4 August 2016, 1pm
Ground up introduction to using and understanding equipment, tools and methodologies
Are we alone? The search for intelligent aliens. image

Are we alone? The search for intelligent aliens.

Thursday, 4 August 2016, 6pm
Professor Paul Davies presents Are we alone? The search for intelligent aliens.
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Interested in a fully paid college education in the USA?

Thursday, 4 August 2016, 6pm
The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program seeks to assist students who have passion and potential to become great leaders.
2016 Hal Wootten Lecture - Bret Walker image

2016 Hal Wootten Lecture - Bret Walker

Thursday, 4 August 2016, 6:30pm
UNSW Law presents the 2016 Hal Wootten Lecture: Lawyers and Politics delivered by Bret Walker SC
Portfolio workshop for alternative admissions pathway image

Portfolio workshop for alternative admissions pathway

Friday, 5 August 2016, 9:30am
Portfolio Workshop for alternative admissions pathway
Australia Ensemble lunchtime concert image

Australia Ensemble lunchtime concert

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 1:10pm
Australia Ensemble lunchtime concert
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Australia Ensemble Masterclass series

Thursday, 11 August 2016, 1:10pm
Soprano Sara Macliver working with young artists
You Will Be Hacked - UNSW Computing Public Lecture Series image

You Will Be Hacked - UNSW Computing Public Lecture Series

Friday, 12 August 2016, 5:45pm
You Will be Hacked A public lecture by computer security expert Associate Professor Richard Buckland.
Australia Ensemble subscription concert - Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird: image

Australia Ensemble subscription concert - Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird:

Saturday, 13 August 2016, 8pm
Australia Ensemble subscription concert - Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird
Star Power! Fusion energy scientific frontiers image

Star Power! Fusion energy scientific frontiers

Monday, 15 August 2016, 6pm
This presentation will explain what fusion is and introduce the key challenges we have been tackling.

Public Lecture- Ken Shuttleworth: A journey of design and discovery

Wednesday, 17 August 2016, 6pm
UNSW Built Environment and CTBUH are pleased to present - Ken Shuttleworth: A journey of design and discovery.
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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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SoMS Research Information Night

Friday, 19 August 2016, 5pm
For students who are interested in honours & research programs at SoMS and other Schools/Centres/Institutes in UNSW Medicine.
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Exchange Expo

Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 11:30am
Your next study adventure is waiting! Come to the Exchange Expo and start planning your overseas study experience.
UNSWriting presents Jeanine Leane image

UNSWriting presents Jeanine Leane

Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 6:30pm
Wiradjuri poet, life history writer and scholar, Jeanine Leane talks with Anne Brewster
Dr Chris Roberts - An Inspiring Journey image

Dr Chris Roberts - An Inspiring Journey

Thursday, 25 August 2016, 5:30pm
Dr Chris Roberts was CEO of Cochlear Limited and has 40 years' experience in the medical device industry.