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Still in my mind: Gurindji location, experience and visuality image

Still in my mind: Gurindji location, experience and visuality

Friday, 5 May 2017, 10am
Curated by Brenda L Croft, this exhibition considers the ongoing impact of the Gurindji Walk-Off.
Unlimited Mind - Nikola Tesla's greatest inventions expo image

Unlimited Mind - Nikola Tesla's greatest inventions expo

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 9am
Exhibits from the Nikola Tesla Museum, Belgrade featuring free guided tours, public talks, plus a play about Tesla’s life.
AUSIT NSW Coffee Morning at UNSW image

AUSIT NSW Coffee Morning at UNSW

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 9am
Monthly coffee morning for interpreters and translators in NSW to network and catch up with the latest news.
Introduction to programming with R coding workshop image

Introduction to programming with R coding workshop

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 9:30am
This live coding workshop will assist researchers and research students in writing programs that produce results.
Free Lecture: Just approaches to delivering and measuring outcomes of hepatitis C treatment in a best-case scenario image

Free Lecture: Just approaches to delivering and measuring outcomes of hepatitis C treatment in a best-case scenario

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 4pm
Carla Treloar presents the case for measures "beyond cure" for people who inject drugs considering and receiving hepatitis C treatment.
Hepatitis C: A cure for all? A special World Hepatitis Day event image

Hepatitis C: A cure for all? A special World Hepatitis Day event

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 5:30pm
We're bringing together key stakeholders and community members to celebrate Australia’s significant achievements in hepatitis C treatment.
Nikola Tesla Uncoiled performance 27-28 July image

Nikola Tesla Uncoiled performance 27-28 July

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 7:30pm
Book your tickets to see Nikola Tesla Uncoiled: 27-28 July. A play about Tesla's life of struggle and scientific breakthroughs.
Start of Session Party image

Start of Session Party

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 8pm
Get ready to bump’n’grind at our Start of Session : 90’s party.
Meta-analytic tools to detect overlooked variance effects in biological systems image

Meta-analytic tools to detect overlooked variance effects in biological systems

Friday, 28 July 2017, 3pm
Dr Alistair Senior will present a summary of the methodology for meta-analysis, as well as examples of its application.
Nikola Tesla Uncoiled performance 27-28 July image

Nikola Tesla Uncoiled performance 27-28 July

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 7:30pm
Book your tickets to see Nikola Tesla Uncoiled: 27-28 July. A play about Tesla's life of struggle and scientific breakthroughs.
Translating fundamental science into products image

Translating fundamental science into products

Monday, 31 July 2017, 5pm
Nobel Laureate Prof Robert Grubbs from Caltech will discuss how scientists can work on translating fundamental science into products.
Can technology facilitate learning on a level playing field? image

Can technology facilitate learning on a level playing field?

Monday, 31 July 2017, 5:30pm
Join Scientia Education Fellow Chris Tisdell to discuss the question, is technology really the answer to challenges in education?
Facing equality portrait series launch image

Facing equality portrait series launch

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 6pm
The photographic portraits seek to encourage all of us to face up to the challenge of equality.
UNSWriting - Political thriller: Wong Souk Yee in conversation with Colin Chua image

UNSWriting - Political thriller: Wong Souk Yee in conversation with Colin Chua

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 6:30pm
In conversation with Singaporean author and playwright Wong Souk Yee, author of the political thriller Death of a Perm Sec.
The roles of developmental plasticity and natural selection in shaping phenotypic variation image

The roles of developmental plasticity and natural selection in shaping phenotypic variation

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 12pm
Daniel Warner’s research focuses on ecological and evolutionary consequences of parental and embryo responses to biotic and abiotic factors.
Initial findings from the Stigma Indicators Monitoring Project image

Initial findings from the Stigma Indicators Monitoring Project

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 4pm
Professor Carla Treloar presents findings that have examined stigma among people living with blood borne viruses and sexually transmitted infections.
Women in Physics: Katie Mack image

Women in Physics: Katie Mack

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 6pm
The 2017 Australian Institute of Physics Women in Physics lecturer is Dr Katie Mack, a theoretical astrophysicist.
UNSW Foundation Day 2017 image

UNSW Foundation Day 2017

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 10am
Get ready to have fun-fair. Foundation Day is UNSW’s birthday bash, and this year Arc is celebrating in style!
Foundation Day Party image

Foundation Day Party

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 8pm
We're bringing the nostalgia at our funfair themed Foundation Day Party at the Coogee Bay Hotel.
Phosphate Signalling in Cryptococcus- a passport to the CNS image

Phosphate Signalling in Cryptococcus- a passport to the CNS

Friday, 4 August 2017, 3pm
Work describes the importance of phosphate signalling in allowing fungal dissemination to the brain and deadly meningoencephalitis.
Sirens Big Band: [A]Part image

Sirens Big Band: [A]Part

Saturday, 5 August 2017, 5pm
Sirens Big Band premiere [A]part, a suite of music composed by award winning composer/trumpeter Ellen Kirkwood.
Sirens Big Band: [A]Part image

Sirens Big Band: [A]Part

Saturday, 5 August 2017, 5pm
Sirens Big Band premiere [A]part, a suite of music composed by award winning composer/trumpeter Ellen Kirkwood.
Co-designing ethical interventions in resource constrained environments image

Co-designing ethical interventions in resource constrained environments

Monday, 7 August 2017, 1pm
Lunchtime talk hosted by UNSW Sydney and the IEEE Society for the social implications of technology.
China's orphans: hope for the future? image

China's orphans: hope for the future?

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 4pm
Jane Hutcheon is joined by Linda Shum and Xiaoyuan Shang in a conversation about China’s orphan welfare system.
Engaging women in the built environment industries image

Engaging women in the built environment industries

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 6:30pm
Join us and 20 built environment women sharing their successes and how they can help other women in the built environment.

So, I have my Likert data. What next?

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 3pm
Come and learn how to appropriately analyse Likert-type data from surveys and questionnaires.
The 2017 AHRCentre Annual Lecture with Prof Philip Alston image

The 2017 AHRCentre Annual Lecture with Prof Philip Alston

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 6:30pm
Why does it matter if others have more? How extreme inequality and poverty violate human rights.
Expert witness training - Unisearch expert opinion services image

Expert witness training - Unisearch expert opinion services

Friday, 11 August 2017, 9am
The trainer explores areas such as skills for testifying as a witness, report writing and knowledge to perform in court.
TEDxUNSW 2017 conference 'small pieces, big picture' image

TEDxUNSW 2017 conference 'small pieces, big picture'

Saturday, 12 August 2017, 9am
This year TEDxUNSW shines a spotlight on the individual “small pieces” that make UNSW what it is today.
Phil' City 2 Surf image

Phil' City 2 Surf

Sunday, 13 August 2017, 7am
Find your happy pace and dive in to fundraising by joining our Phil’ City to Surf team, 'Team Kids'.
Australia Ensemble - Lunch hour concert  image

Australia Ensemble - Lunch hour concert

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 1:10pm
Free lunch hour concerts with performances by the Australia Ensemble
Breaking the deadlock: Creating solutions for refugees image

Breaking the deadlock: Creating solutions for refugees

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 6:30pm
Australia is in a bind about refugees. Can we break the deadlock that makes refugee policy a political football?
The Madhouse Effect: What is stopping action on climate change? image

The Madhouse Effect: What is stopping action on climate change?

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 6:30pm
A lively conversation with Australian and international speakers on how to remove obstacles to effective climate action.
The Addams Family, The Musical  image

The Addams Family, The Musical

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 7pm
NUTS is proud to present The Addams Family, The Musical - a spooky, kooky nostalgic night at the theatre.
Life on Mars: How Australian scientists are shaping NASA's 2020 mission to the red planet image

Life on Mars: How Australian scientists are shaping NASA's 2020 mission to the red planet

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 8pm
Within three years, NASA plans to launch Mars 2020. Will Mars be humanity’s first step toward inhabiting the galaxy?
Systems biology: towards understanding the molecular complexity underpinning pathogenesis image

Systems biology: towards understanding the molecular complexity underpinning pathogenesis

Friday, 18 August 2017, 3pm
The advent of technological breakthroughs has provided a wealth of omics data which has provoked a fundamental transformation of biology.
Australia Ensemble subscription - Schubert's Octet image

Australia Ensemble subscription - Schubert's Octet

Saturday, 19 August 2017, 8pm
Australia Ensemble subscription concert - Schubert's Octet: August 19, 8pm Location: John Clancy Auditorium Tickets $50/$38/$30/$15 (Adult/Senior/Concession/Student rush)
Excel Fu: Excel for researchers  image

Excel Fu: Excel for researchers

Monday, 21 August 2017, 9:30am
Researchers can gain skills in importing, sorting, filtering, copying, protecting, transforming, summarising, merging and visualising research data with Microsoft Excel.
Worlds apart and still no closer to justice: Recognition and redress in gendered disability violence  image

Worlds apart and still no closer to justice: Recognition and redress in gendered disability violence

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 4pm
Associate Professor Leanne Dowse, Chair in Intellectual Disability Behaviour Support, presents this lecture for the UNSW Practical Justice Initiative.
Power to Persuade Symposium 2017 image

Power to Persuade Symposium 2017

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 9:30am
The best way to breakdown barriers between groups involved in social policy is to put everyone in the same room.
The 2017 Hal Wootten Lecture with Elizabeth Broderick AO image

The 2017 Hal Wootten Lecture with Elizabeth Broderick AO

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 6:30pm
UNSW Law presents the 2017 Hal Wootten Lecture, with UNSW Law alumna Elizabeth Broderick AO.
School of Medical Sciences research information night image

School of Medical Sciences research information night

Friday, 25 August 2017, 5pm
Meet researchers from the Faculty of Medicine and find out more about biomedical honours & research projects on offer.
UNIBUDS Bodhi Nite 2017: Treasure beyond measure image

UNIBUDS Bodhi Nite 2017: Treasure beyond measure

Saturday, 26 August 2017, 6pm
Celebrating the 37th anniversary of UNIBUDS with a night of stage play, singing, dancing and multimedia.